Frequently Asked Questions

We currently offer a Ph.D. in Neuroscience and a Minor in Neuroscience.

To learn more about the undergraduate program, visit the NSCS undergraduate program.

We do not offer a Master's degree.

Send all of your transcripts to the Program in Neuroscience. Transcripts must be received in sealed envelopes to be considered official. It is no longer necessary to send additional copies of your transcripts to the Graduate College.

The TOEFL code for the University of Arizona is 4832; the code for our program is 30.

E-mail Kirsten ( when you expect the scores will be reported to the University of Arizona.

Applicants must submit a minimum TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 550 paper based (PB), 79 internet based (iBT), or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) composite score of 7 (no subject area below a 6).

Kirsten Cloutier Grabo
Program in Neuroscience
1548 E. Drachman St.
Tucson, AZ 85719

Kirsten Cloutier Grabo
Program in Neuroscience
PO Box 210476
Tucson, AZ 85721

Still have questions? E-mail Kirsten at or call 520-621-8380.