Frequently Asked Questions
It seems that I am not on the neuroscience certificate email list. I would like to be added. What should I do?
All NEU certificate students will be added to the neuroscience certificate email list after sophomore declaration day. All candidates for the Neuroscience Certificate must fill out an enrollment form in order to be officially enrolled in the certificate program and to enjoy the benefits of the program, including invitations to seminars and access to certain summer research projects.
What are the acceptable electives?
See the NEU List of Electives.
I am a junior who is interested in the neuroscience certificate, but I have come upon that interest relatively late in the game. Can I schedule a meeting with someone about the feasibility of getting the certificate?
First, all candidates for the Neuroscience Certificate must fill out an enrollment form in order to be officially enrolled in the certificate program. If you need additional information, you should set up an appointment by emailing Paryn Wallace, the Neuroscience Undergraduate Administrator.
I am a non-science major. What are the specific requirements regarding senior theses?
There are no thesis requirements for the certificate program.
I am interested in pursuing several certificates, can I double count courses?
No, you can only use NEU courses and electives one time (in one category).
Can I PDF any NEU courses?
No, you cannot PDF any NEU courses for the certificate or concentration. Due to Covid-19, changes have been made to this policy, Please see the NEU Directory of Undergraduate Studies if you need additional information.