The GRE is optional for the GMU Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience PHD program.
Pre-requisite coursework: Applicants to the PHD with a concentration in Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience must have 15 credits in psychology including physiological psychology, statistics, and a laboratory course in psychology.
New students are admitted for fall semester only. All applicants are strongly advised to submit applications and all supporting documents by the programs' posted deadline dates. Deadlines vary by concentration. Each graduate concentration expects to make initial admission decisions by the dates posted. However, decisions will continue through April 30 as applicants are selected from the waitlist and the programs reach capacity.
Initial decisions typically made by March 1.
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For the PhD with a concentration in biopsychology(Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience), at least 15 hours of psychology, including physiological psychology, statistics, and a lab course in experimental psychology.