WHAT IS THE BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE MINOR?
Behavioral neuroscience combines coursework across programs such as biology, chemistry, computer science, philosophy and psychology to help give you an understanding of the interaction of brain processes and complex behaviors in both humans and animals.
WHAT CAN I DO WITH A BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE MINOR?
The behavioral neuroscience minor at Saint Joseph’s University is the first step if you are interested in a professional, academic or research career in fields like:
- Veterinary medicine
- Animal science
HOW WILL SAINT JOSEPH’S UNIVERSITY PREPARE ME FOR A CAREER IN BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE?
The minor focuses on the values and ethical standards relevant to this important field. Students are encouraged to conduct neuroscience-related research for credit as one of their elective courses. With this rich experience, you will emerge with an understanding of this broad field and with the training and background necessary to pursue advanced study of behavioral neuroscience.
HOW TO PURSUE BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE AT SAINT JOSEPH’S UNIVERSITY
The coursework will advance your understanding of nervous systems and their impact on behavior. Customize your study with two core courses and four electives.
This minor pairs well with a variety of majors at Saint Joseph’s including:
- Health Studies