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    Jan 24, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

Aging & Neuroscience Graduate Certificate


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This program is offered fully online.

Certificate Code: XAN

Description


The Graduate Certificate in Aging and Neuroscience offers students the opportunity to do graduate‐level study that focuses on Neuroscience, Aging and Brain Repair. Students study anatomy, physiology, pathology, and molecular biology of the nervous system, and how these disciplines relate to behavioral sciences and modern therapeutic advances.

The graduate certificate offers students flexibility in class scheduling and focused course work. Graduates will develop the specialized skills needed to work in research and/or clinical environments, in hospital, laboratory, industry, or university settings, where specialized knowledge of Neuroscience is required. In addition to medical residents, the certificate is also intended for students who are not yet committed to pursuing a graduate degree. It is anticipated that some students will apply for master’s or Ph.D. degrees offered by USF’s Health Science Center.

Course Location/Delivery


Partial

Admissions Requirements


Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements.

Application Process


To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.

Prerequisites


Requirements of this Certificate (9 Credit Hours)


9‐12 Cr. Hrs. (Exemption poss. w/ advanced standing)

Time Limit


2 years

Credit Toward Graduate Degree


The certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.

Contacts


Contact Information: http://www.grad.usf.edu/cert

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