Neuroscience Certificate

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Neuroscience constitutes a truly interdisciplinary area of scientific study and research that incorporates physiology, molecular and cellular biology, pharmacology, development, psychology and cognitive sciences, computer sciences and network modeling, biochemistry and behavior. FAU offers a graduate Certificate Program in Neuroscience that has been designed to provide incoming Masters and PhD students with an integrated background in the Neurosciences. This is a 14-credit graduate certificate program that provides students with an understanding of the essential principles of neuroscience and elective concentrated study in Theoretical and Dynamical, Molecular and Cellular, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neuroscience. While administered through the Dean's Office of the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, the program consists of a multi-departmental curriculum comprised of selected courses from Departments within the Charles E. Schmidt College of Biomedical Science, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, and the College of Engineering and Computer Science. Please find more information in the Rules and Regulations and the two forms for application: Form 1 and Form 2

For any questions or inquiries please contact:


Rhona Frankel -
Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences 
Florida Atlantic University 
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton 
FL 33431 

Tel: 561-297-2230 
Fax: 561-297-3634