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Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience Major

Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience

Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience focuses on thought processes in humans. Students majoring in Cognitive Neuroscience will explore a wide array of topics including sensory and motor systems, learning, memory, decision-making, language, sleep, mood, awareness and attention, and others. Courses will introduce students to biological substrates underlying cognition ranging from genes to complex circuits. Additional courses illuminate the role of Neuroscience in social interactions and Society. This major prepares students for graduate studies in cognitive Neuroscience or Psychology as well as many professional careers including Law School, Business, Public Health, Finance and Policy.

For Students Graduating in 2021

**Students who matriculated in Fall 2018 or later as first time freshmen should follow the pathways renditions of the checksheets.**

For Students With a Starting Date in 2020 or 2021