Neuroscience

The neuroscience major is designed to give students interested in the field the strongest possible guidance for building a solid foundation for graduate study. The major also provides valuable training for students who may pursue public health, mental health and other health-related fields immediately after graduating from Coe. The preparation that students receive in the neuroscience major gives them additional insight into environmental, medical and psychological influences on the nervous system.

Program Highlights:

  • Over 90% of Coe’s neuroscience majors have gone on to graduate school.
  • Students have access to four separate laboratories and a vast assortment of technology and equipment including but not limited to:
    • A 5-room animal laboratory suite
    • Animal behavior test chambers equipped with infrared photocells for monitoring activity, training and vocalizations
    • Data acquisition and neuron stimulation software
    • Cell culture and molecular biology equipment

Visit the Neuroscience Homepage.