A program that focuses on the scientific course study of the biological bases of psychological functioning, and their application to experimental and therapeutic research problems. Includes instruction in functional neuroanatomy, neural system development, biochemical neural regulatory mechanisms, neurological biophysics, memory storage and retrieval, physiology of cognition and perception, physiological bases of psychopathology and behavioral disorders, psychopharmacology, comparative psychobiology, and specialized experimental design and research methods.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of California-Los Angeles||253||2%||$32,416|
|2||University of Michigan-Ann Arbor||230||2%||$26,240|
|3||University of California-Santa Barbara||132||2%||$34,051|
|4||SUNY at Binghamton||94||2%||$22,832|
|5||University of Colorado Denver||74||2%||$24,555|
|6||Florida Atlantic University||42||1%||$21,583|
|8||University of St Thomas||34||3%||$41,486|
|9||Teachers College at Columbia University||25||1%||N/A|
|10||Northwest Missouri State University||21||1%||$17,376|
|11||Colorado Christian University||20||3%||$38,130|
|15||Lebanon Valley College||9||2%||$48,630|
|16||Pace University-New York||6||0%||$56,999|
|17||Lindsey Wilson College||6||1%||$36,613|
|19||La Sierra University||3||1%||$41,490|
|21||Southern Adventist University||2||0%||$30,874|
|22||Lincoln University of Pennsylvania||1||0%||$23,239|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.