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We aim to foster an exciting and challenging experience throughout the lifespan of our program and, in addition, we offer three research concentrations: cell biology, molecular biology and neuroscience. Our master's students attend courses alongside their doctoral classmates, preparing them for a smooth transition into the doctoral program.

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Foundation Courses

  • MCBN Foundations I
  • MCBN Foundations II

Skill Courses

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Scientific Writing

Focus Courses (must earn 2)

  • Biomolecular Interactions
  • Cell Culture & Stem Cells 
  • Graduate Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Neuropharmacology & Behavior 
  • Neurophysiology

Additional Required Courses

  • Responsible Conduct in Research training
  • Laboratory Rotations
  • Thesis Research/M.S.
  • M.S. Thesis Continuation