48 months
50314 USD/year
50314 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Neuroscience collateral major at Coe College requires a major in biology, chemistry or psychology and provides a solid foundation for graduate study in neuroscience-related programs, medicine and health-related careers.


Neuroscience is an interdisciplinary field dedicated to understanding the brain and nervous system. Scientific work in this area is guided by biology, chemistry and psychology and includes contributions from other disciplines such as physics, computer science, mathematics and medicine.

Key facts:

Courses in the Neuroscience major of Coe College provide an interdisciplinary approach to understanding how the nervous system regulates physiological, cognitive and behavioral processes in human and nonhuman animals. The neuroscience major is designed to instill curiosity about the complex processes at the molecular, cellular and organismal levels of organization. Research projects include limb regeneration, neurodegenerative disease, neuroinflammatory responses, consequences of prenatal drug exposure, addiction and effects of medical conditions on quality of life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cellular and Molecular Biology 
  • Organismal & Ecological Biology
  • General Chemistry
  • Biopsychology
  • Integrated Human Physiology
  • Drugs & Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Coe College Application or Common Application
  • Official results of the SAT or ACT*
  • Official high school transcript**
  • Admission recommendation (optional for students who meet Coe's minimum academic standards) 
  • Personal essay (optional for students who meet Coe's minimum academic standards)

Tuition Fee

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    50314 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50314 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    50314 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50314 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Cedar Rapids

895 - 1290 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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