This major provides training in critical aspects of anatomy, physiology, genetics, and psychology that underlie neurological function. It also requires students to conduct hands-on, mentor-led research. Students can further tailor their experience by selecting from diverse electives to round out their program.
Where a Concentration in Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience Can Take You
With a Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience concentration, your career options are wide open. Some common paths for NMU graduates include:
- Medical doctor
- Physician assistant
- Pharmaceutical researcher
- Health educator
- Researcher in academia
Career possibilities available to you as a neuroscience major depend on the competencies and skills you acquire through both academic work and extracurricular experiences, so take advantage of every opportunity to learn from your NMU experience!