Our degree draws on faculty and resources from many departments across the campus including but not limited to Animal & Poultry Science, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology and Statistics. Graduates of this interdisciplinary program will be proficient in integrating neurogenetics, cellular and molecular neuroscience, neurophysiology, cognitive, computational and systems neuroscience.


Career in Neuroscience

In Neuroscience you will become conversant with prevailing theories and current approaches to understand: anatomical structures, physiological functioning, processing of information, adaptive and maladaptive cognitions/emotions/behaviors, disorders and diseases of the nervous system, and clinical/biomedical applications. This portfolio prepares program graduates for a variety of professions including but not limited to: biomedical research, medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, marketing, business, law, politics, education and advocacy.

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Neuroscience (MC 0719)   
North End Center, Suite 4500
Virginia Tech
300 Turner Street NW
Blacksburg, VA 24061
540-231-1475 (fax)

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