Loyola University Chicago

Neuroscience

BS in Neuroscience


Basic Science and Math Foundations (applies to both tracks)

  • PSYC 101 (Introduction to Psychology)
  • BIOL 101 (General Biology I)
  • BIOL 111 (General Biology Lab I)
  • BIOL 102 (General Biology II)
  • BIOL 112 (General Biology Lab II)
  • CHEM 101 (General Chemistry A)
  • CHEM 111 (General Chemistry Lab A)
  • CHEM 102 (General Chemistry B)
  • CHEM 112 (General Chemistry Lab B)
  • BIOL 251 (Cell Biology)
  • BIOL 282 (Genetics)

  One of the following two classes:

  • BIOL 252 (Cell Biology Laboratory)
  • BIOL 283 (Genetics Laboratory)

  One of the following two classes:

  • MATH 131 (Applied Calculus)
  • MATH 161 (Calculus I)

  One of the following three sets of classes:

  • PHYS 111 (College Physics I Lecture/Discussion) plus PHYS 111L (College Physics Lab I)
  • PHYS 111K (College Physics I Lecture/Discussion-Calculus Based plus PHYS 111L (College Physics Lab I)
  • PHYS 125 (General Physics I Lecture/Discussion plus PHYS 125L (General Physics Laboratory I)

  One of the following three sets of classes:

  • PHYS 112 (College Physics II Lecture/Discussion) plus PHYS 112L (College Physics Lab II)
  • PHYS 112K (College Physics II Lecture/Discussion-Calculus Based-plus PHYS 112L (College Physics Lab II)
  • PHYS 126 (General Physics II Lecture/Discussion plus PHYS 126F (Freshman Projects) and PHYS 126L (General Physics Laboratory II)

  One of the following two classes:

  • BIOL 335/STAT 335 (Introduction to Biostatistics)
  • PSYC 304 (Statistics)

Neuroscience Foundations Courses (3 courses, applies to both tracks)

Choose one of the following tracks of study:

1. Cognitive/Behavioral Neuroscience Specialty Areas Courses
2. Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience Specialty Areas Courses

 Track 1: Cognitive/Behavioral Neuroscience Specialty Areas Courses

Cognitive/Behavioral Requirements (choose two of the following courses)

Cognitive/Behavioral Lab Requirements (choose two of the following courses)

Cognitive/Behavioral Neuroscience Capstone

 Track 2: Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience Specialty Areas Courses

Molecular/Cellular Requirements (choose three of the following courses)

Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience Lab Requirements (choose two of the following courses)

Molecular/Cellular Neuroscience Capstone