Graduate Program in Neuroscience

MSTP Requirements

The Graduate Program in Neuroscience Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) Requirements

Neuroscience Requirement MSTP Student
6 –  1st Year Core Courses Required
Rotations Two (2) – must be in different labs
JumpStart Required
Intro to Biostats (1CR) Optional
Mon Lunches w/Faculty Required
Seminar 3 credits (2 years)
Teaching Practicum 6 credits
Elective Credits 4 credits (courses must be NEURO Program approved – either on the ‘core list’ or with prior approval.
Annual Committee Mtg Required
Annual  Progress Report/Eval Required
General Exam Required, see website
Thesis Defense Required, see website
  • MSTP students will be considered to formally be a part of Neuroscience Program when they have selected the Program for their degree and have been accepted into a Neuroscience Program laboratory for their dissertation research