How to Apply

To apply, submit Temple’s online graduate application along with an application fee of $60. 

All applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree in one of the following disciplines.

  • Bioengineering
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Human movement science
  • Kinesiology
  • Mathematics
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Public health

Other relevant disciplines, combined with or including coursework in biology, chemistry, mathematic/statistics, neuroscience, physics and/or psychology, may be accepted after individual evaluation of the applicant’s qualifications.

Candidates will be asked to submit the following along with their application. 

Supporting Materials

Official electronic transcripts must be sent to 
Rebecca Brotschul, graduate coordinator.
Email: rebecca.brotschul@temple.edu 

Original transcripts can be mailed to the following address.

Temple University College of Liberal Arts
Neuroscience Program
618 Weiss Hall 
1701 N. 13th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6085

Additional Requirements for International Applicants

Applicants who earned their baccalaureate degree from an institution where the language of instruction was other than English, with the exception of those who subsequently earned a master’s degree at a U.S. institution, must report scores for a standardized test of English that meet the following minimum scores.

  • TOEFL iBT: 88
  • IELTS Academic: 6.5
  • PTE Academic: 60

See more detailed instructions on applying to Temple as an international student.

Application Deadline

Fall: March 1