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Behavioral Neuroscience, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
Austin, TX, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Neuroscience at St. Edward’s University allows you to study the multidisciplinary nature of behavioral neuroscience, master a set of laboratory skills and methodology, and study the intricacies of behavior. 
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The Behavioral Neuroscience degree from St. Edward’s University is a good fit for students who are interested in professional or research careers in medicine, pharmaceuticals, animal science, neurology, and neuroscience. Many pre-health students find this major a good fit because the degree requirements align with graduate school requirements. This also is helpful for students interested in pursuing other types of advanced degrees. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biopsychology
  • Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Learning and Cognition
  • General Psychology
  • Child Development
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Chemical Dependency Issues

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Major Requirements: The BS in Behavioral Neuroscience requires 63 hours of major-specific courses, which include a combination of psychology and natural sciences coursework. 

Electives: Students complete 9 hours of elective courses in any area of study they choose. These courses do not have to relate to the major.

General Education Requirements: The degree requires 48 hours of general education courses that students complete over four years in addition to their major courses and electives.

A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 is required for graduation.

A minimum of 120 hours is required for graduation.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    9336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Austin

  • 1243 - 2310 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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