Current Students

Current Students

NACS currently has 44 students in our program. These students work with advisors from 7 different departments (Biology, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hearing and Speech Sciences, Human Development, Kinesiology, and Psychology).


NACS Certificate

The NACS program offers a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate for students pursuing PhD degrees in other departmental programs.

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Opportunities exist for undergraduates students wanting to gain experience in neuroscience and cognitive science. One of these opportuities is through the Minor in Neuroscience degree.  Another opportunity is by doing an internship in a research lab of NACS faculty.