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Study Neuroscience at Taylor University



The Fundamentals of the Mind at Work

Social problems tied to recent brain research are revealing the importance of knowledge of Neuroscience, which is the scientific study of the nervous system. At Taylor University, we want to equip students to be part of the solution, teaching the biological side of psychology from a biblically-based perspective. In the Neuroscience minor, you’ll gain foundational knowledge in this fast-growing area of psychology, understanding how the brain works and how the person and behavior are impacted.

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Careers and Neuroscience

You will be prepared to pursue graduate programs in neuroscience and psychology, and to make significant contributions in a variety of careers, including medicine and nursing, public health, biotechnology and biomedicine, and other scientific fields.

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Matching a Neuroscience Minor with a Major

Because the Neuroscience minor approaches study from a scientific perspective, it’s a good match for any major in Health Sciences, including Health Promotion & Wellness and Biology Pre-Med. Students interested in Orphans and Vulnerable Children and Social Work would also find this program helpful.

Neuroscience Curriculum & Degree Options

Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog.

Foundational Core

The Foundational Core classes will give you a big-picture view of how your calling connects with God's purpose for your life, engaging with ideas that will demonstrate how God has given you certain talents and skills to bring healing to the world. You’ll become a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God's creation.

View Foundational Core Curriculum.

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