We apply a flexible approach to your education, providing a broad-based curriculum, 专门研究培训和 quality teaching opportunities.
我们的教师是 active scientists with fully equipped laboratories 谁提供 个别辅导 independent and funded research 行为神经。
你会 build a solid foundation in biology and psychology through required and elective coursework and take advantage of faculty expertise by engaging in special topic seminars. In the course of your in-depth laboratory research training, you will perform 原实验 under the guidance of a faculty member. With this apprenticeship-style training, your master’s thesis和 your dissertation research, you will engage in research every semester. This combination of an advanced scientific education and extensive hands-on experience will prepare you for your research career.
Students who enter the program without an MA in psychology will complete one over the course of the doctoral program. Students are admitted for full-time study only. See complete 招生 & Course Requirements.
BCAN是 multidisciplinary research program和 our faculty works in diverse areas of specialization. The faculty includes 各位专家 单对单辅导, you will develop the laboratory and professional skills necessary to succeed in your field of interest.
Boasting a number of private and public research institutions, the capital area is a national hub for neuroscience research. AU’s strategic position in DC and our affiliations with prestigious area institutions such as the National Institutes of Health, Walter Reed Army Medical Center和 Georgetown Medical School provide countless resources and opportunities for collaboration.
Our graduates typically take post-doctoral positions in clinics or laboratories. There, they utilize their skills and training to 先锋令人兴奋的新研究 in their fields of expertise. Those with a passion for teaching find plenty of opportunities to share their insights with students of every level.
Though our graduates work around the world, some choose to stay in the nation’s capital. The DC area offers career paths in research and science policy