Neuroscience Colleges and Programs

This educational program focuses on the interdisciplinary scientific study of the molecular, physiologic, structural, cognitive, and behavioral aspects of the brain and nervous system. This program typically includes in depth instruction in molecular and cellular neuroscience, anatomy and physiology of the central nervous system, brain science, behavioral neuroscience, biology of neuropsychiatric disorders, molecular and biochemical bases of information processing, and applications to the clinical sciences and biomedical engineering.

The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in Neuroscience. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.

Agnes Scott College

141 E. College Ave, Decatur, GA 30030-3797
Phone Number: (404) 471-6000
Website: www.agnesscott.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 948 (906 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1

Allegheny College

520 N Main St, Meadville, PA 16335-3902
Phone Number: (814) 332-3100
Website: www.allegheny.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,204 (2,204 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

Amherst College

Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002-5000
Phone Number: (413) 542-2000
Website: www.amherst.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Finge town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,819 (1,819 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1

Baldwin-Wallace College

275 Eastland Rd, Berea, OH 44017-2088
Phone Number: (440) 826-2900
Website: www.bw.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 4,864 (3,892 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Barnard College

3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027-6598
Phone Number: (212) 854-5262
Website: www.barnard.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,450 (2,450 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1

Bates College

2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 4240
Phone Number: (207) 786-6000
Website: www.bates.edu/
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,904 (1,904 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1

Baylor College of Medicine

One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030-3498
Phone Number: (713) 798-4951
Website: www.bcm.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 1,385 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 1 to 1
Admissions: www.bcm.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.bcm.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.bcm.edu/admissions/

Baylor University

500 Speight Ave., Waco, TX 76798
Phone Number: (254) 710-1011
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 15,709 (12,910 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1

Boston University

One Silber Way, Boston, MA 2215
Phone Number: (617) 353-2000
Website: www.bu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 39,982 (23,291 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

Bowdoin College

5700 College Station – President’s Office, Brunswick, ME 04011-8448
Phone Number: (207) 725-3000
Website: www.bowdoin.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,855 (1,855 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

220 McFall Ctr, Bowling Green, OH 43403
Phone Number: (419) 372-2531
Website: www.bgsu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 20,654 (16,359 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1

Brandeis University

415 South St, Waltham, MA 02454-9110
Phone Number: (781) 736-2000
Website: www.brandeis.edu/
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 5,977 (3,465 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

Brigham Young University

Main Campus, Provo, UT 84602
Phone Number: (801) 422-4636
Website: www.byu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 42,868 (39,085 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 27 to 1

Brown University

One Prospect Street, Providence, RI 2912
Phone Number: (401) 863-1000
Website: www.brown.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 8,877 (6,591 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

Bucknell University

Dent Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837
Phone Number: (570) 577-2000
Website: www.bucknell.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,823 (3,657 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

California Institute of Technology

1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125
Phone Number: (626) 395-6811
Website: www.caltech.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,237 (940 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 7 to 1

Carleton College

One North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057-4001
Phone Number: (507) 222-4000
Website: www.carleton.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,053 (2,053 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Admissions: apps.carleton.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: apps.carleton.edu/campus/sfs/prospective/
Online Application: apps.carleton.edu/admissions/overview/apply/

Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
Phone Number: (412) 268-2000
Website: www.cmu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – other
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 11,572 (6,195 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Carthage College

2001 Alford Park Dr, Kenosha, WI 53140-1994
Phone Number: (262) 551-8500
Website: www.carthage.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Midsize suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,389 (3,197 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Admissions: www.carthage.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.carthage.edu/admissions/afford/index.cfm
Online Application: www.carthage.edu/admissions/apply/index.cfm

Case Western Reserve University

10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106
Phone Number: (216) 368-2000
Website: www.case.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 10,586 (4,525 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1

Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH 03755-3529
Phone Number: (603) 646-1110
Website: www.dartmouth.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,423 (4,566 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 7 to 1

Fairfield University

1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5195
Phone Number: (203) 254-4000
Website: fairfield.edu/
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – professional practice
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,238 (4,838 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

George Washington University

2121 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 20052
Phone Number: (202) 994-1000
Website: www.gwu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 29,601 (11,812 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Iowa State University

3410 Beardshear Hall, Ames, IA 50011-2030
Phone Number: (515) 294-5836
Website: www.iastate.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 30,331 (23,891 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1

Knox College

2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401-9999
Phone Number: (309) 341-7000
Website: www.knox.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,421 (1,421 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: www.knox.edu/Admission-and-Financial-Aid.html
Financial Aid: www.knox.edu/Admission-and-Financial-Aid.html
Online Application: www.knox.edu/Admission-and-Financial-Aid/Apply-…

Loyola University Chicago

1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60660
Phone Number: (773) 274-3000
Website: www.luc.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 18,094 (11,414 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Mount Holyoke College

50 College Street, South Hadley, MA 01075-1489
Phone Number: (413) 538-2000
Website: www.mtholyoke.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,501 (2,428 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Admissions: www.mtholyoke.edu/admission/
Financial Aid: www.mtholyoke.edu/offices/sfs/
Online Application: www.mtholyoke.edu/admission/apply.html

Ohio State University-Main Campus

190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210
Phone Number: (614) 292-6446
Website: www.osu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 62,807 (45,667 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1

Rhodes College

2000 North Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112-1690
Phone Number: (901) 843-3000
Website: www.rhodes.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,692 (1,682 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Admissions: www.rhodes.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.rhodes.edu/finaid/
Online Application: apply.rhodes.edu/

Stanford University

Stanford, CA 94305
Phone Number: (650) 723-2300
Website: www.stanford.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 20,465 (7,699 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 6 to 1

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