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Cognitive Science Program

Cognitive Science Program

Cognitive Science Program Site: "Cognitive science is directed toward understanding the nature of mind, whether mind be embodied in the biological stuff of neurons in a brain, or in the silicon stuff of computer chips in an artificial brain-like system. Cognitive science has set for itself a daunting task: The nature of mind remains a profound scientific mystery, and understanding that mystery is, quite simply, a tough nut to crack." more »

Neuroscience Program

Neuroscience Program

Neuroscience Site: "You will gain through coursework a broad foundation in the structure and function of the nervous system, from molecules to behavior, from early development through aging, in health and in disease. You will have opportunities for research training with outstanding faculty to address important problems in neuroscience using a wide variety of experimental approaches, model systems, and levels of analysis." more »

Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Behavior

Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Behavior

EEBB Site: "The EEBB Program at MSU has an unusual organization that facilitates interdisciplinary interactions among our students and faculty, while allowing participants to engage in the program's activities at different levels depending on individual interests and availability. Both students and faculty have their primary appointments administered by one of 16 participating departments that include Zoology, Plant Biology, Fisheries & Wildlife, Forestry, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, Computer Science, and many more" more »