Computational Neuroscience investigates (1) the means by which neural systems process information and (2) theoretical modeling of how neurons and neuronal networks process and store information. This major distinguishes Ohio Wesleyan as the place for students interested in studying computational neuroscience in a liberal arts setting.

About the Major

The Computational Neuroscience major provides a foundation in the fundamentals of neuroscience and behavior, while also developing proficiency in mathematical modeling theories, computer science, and biophysical properties of neurons. As a Computational Neuroscience major you learn to identify, alter or manage the neural processing of information. 

Keywords: medicine, advanced research, laboratory science, computer science, neurology, psychiatry, computational biology, biophysics, neural networks, brain-machine interface

Other related majors to Neuroscience:

Neuroscience Genetics Biochemistry
Psychology Zoology Health & Human Kinetics

Program Contact Info


Director: Chris Fink
Schimmel-Conrades Science Center 135
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-368-3814