Palm Beach Atlantic University offers high-quality training in the study of behavioral neuroscience that spans the fields of psychology and biology. In this program, you will be able to explore both human and animal behavior, the relationship between the brain and behavior, nerve cell structure and much more. You will be immersed in an examination of fundamental concepts and principles in contemporary neuroscience as it relates to both normal and abnormal behavior, including an opportunity to consider the philosophical implications of physiology to our understanding of the mind.
As a behavioral neuroscience major at PBA, you’ll:
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Graduates of the behavioral neuroscience major are well-positioned to pursue careers that require quantitative and analytical thinking as well as substantive knowledge in human and animal behavior. The major also provides preparation for those who have an interest in pursuing advanced graduate and/or professional training in psychology, neuroscience, human medicine, veterinary medicine, the pharmaceutical science or research with animals.