Academic Programs

BA in Neuroscience

A rigorous undergraduate major providing opportunities to study neuroscience from genes to neural activity to complex human behavior.

MS in Neurobiology

One-year MS Program focused on independent, hands-on research and coursework.

Ph.D. in Neuroscience (NUIN)

Interdisciplinary program with numerous and diverse foci of research excellence. Emphasis in clinical and basic research.

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences (IBiS)

IBiS trains outstanding students to pursue innovative, interdisciplinary research in a broad spectrum of disciplines.

News & Events

An International Symposium in Honor of David Ferster

An international symposium in honor of David Ferster, who has recently retired from active research after more than thirty years at Northwestern University.

A broad Neuroscience curriculum enriched by interdisciplinary study in an Allied Field

Northwestern’s Weinberg College has approved an undergraduate major in neuroscience.


Wildcat Welcome (New Student Orientation)

Friday, September 11, All Day

TGS Graduate Student Orientation

Friday, September 18, All Day

Fall Classes Begin

Monday, September 21, All Day