Why Study Neuroscience?

The bachelor of science in neuroscience offers you a unique opportunity to explore three of Merrimack’s most robust academic programs: psychology, biology and chemistry.

As a neuroscience major, you’ll study the nervous system while pursuing a psychology, neurobiology or neurochemistry track. You’ll get to explore the diverse field of neuroscience from the perspective you find most interesting. 

Why Merrimack

  • Research opportunities and neuroscience internships mean you’ll gain valuable field experience before you graduate.
  • A tight-knit, supportive environment will help you develop your skills while building relationships with faculty.
  • Your work will impact numerous fields including healthcare, bioinformatics, research and public policy - areas that align with Merrimack’s Augustinian values of community and service to others.

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