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    University of Southern California
  Feb 20, 2018
USC Catalogue 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Neuroscience (BS)

Co-coordinators: Irving Biederman, PhD and Albert Herrera, PhD.

Undergraduate Advisers: Lica Abu-Esba,; Briana Weiland,

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or higher is required to count toward major requirements.


Degree Requirements

The degree requires 14 core courses (minimum 54 units) and five or six elective courses (minimum 20 units) for a minimum total of 74 units.


*An equivalent course may be substituted with permission.

Elective courses

Five or six upper-division elective courses (minimum of 20 units) from the following list are required. At least one course in the upper-division electives must carry a lab ("L") designation or be 490. No more than 4 units of NEUR 490x  may be used to fulfill the upper-division elective requirement.



*With minimum GPA of 3.3 and permission of co-directors and instructor