Degree Requirements

M.S. Degree Requirements

The M.S. is offered in rare cases where attainment of the Ph.D. is inappropriate. A student may earn the M.S. by completing these minimum requirements:

  • The courses in the curriculum of the first year of the Ph.D. training program.
  • The course in advanced neuroscience.
  • A thesis based on either original research or library research.
  • The total credit hours of graduate-level courses required for the M.S. degree.

M.S. Degree Requirements

The M.S. is offered in rare cases where attainment of the Ph.D. is inappropriate. A student may earn the M.S. by completing these minimum requirements:

  • The courses in the curriculum of the first year of the Ph.D. training program.
  • The course in advanced neuroscience.
  • A thesis based on either original research or library research.
  • The total credit hours of graduate-level courses required for the M.S. degree.

Contact Info

Neurosciences Program

Smissman Research Laboratories
2099 Constant Ave.
Lawrence, KS 66047-3729
785-864-4504
http://www.neuroscience.ku.edu/
Elias K. Michaelis, Co-Director, Lawrence
785-864-7339
emichaelis@ku.edu
Douglas E. Wright, Co-Director, KU Medical Center
913-588-2713
dwright@kumc.edu
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