Introduction to Neuroscience at OWU

Neuroscience is the study of the biological basis of behavior, cognition & other brain functions. Its application ranges from understanding complex disabilities to understanding the nature of consciousness.

The Neuroscience major at OWU is one of the most cutting-edge found at a liberal arts college, integrating genetics, physiology, chemistry, psychology, and computer modeling of neuronal and brain systems.

Program Features

  • Engage in active research with Neuroscience faculty in a range of disciplines and techniques.
  • Dedicated courses designed specifically for Neuroscience majors, ranging from molecular biology to animal behavior to human EEG analysis to computational modeling of the brain.
  • A highly interdisciplinary major that prepares students for a wide-range of careers in the health professions and/or for future research in graduate school. See what Neuroscience graduates are doing now.

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Phillips 52F
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-368-3808

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