Neurobiology & Neurosciences at Vassar College

Neurobiology & Neurosciences at Vassar College

The Neurobiology & Neurosciences major is part of the biological & biomedical sciences program at Vassar College.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. We've also included details on how Vassar ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in neurobiology.

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Neurobiology & Neurosciences Degrees Available at Vassar

Vassar Neurobiology Rankings

The bachelor's program at Vassar was ranked #41 on College Factual's Best Schools for neurobiology list. It is also ranked #5 in New York.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Neurobiology & Neurosciences 10
Best Neurobiology & Neurosciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools 36
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Neurobiology & Neurosciences 65
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Neurobiology & Neurosciences 192

Popularity of Neurobiology at Vassar

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Vassar College handed out 40 bachelor's degrees in neurobiology and neurosciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #71 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 29% over the previous year when 31 degrees were handed out.

How Much Student Debt Do Neurobiology Graduates from Vassar Have?

Student Debt of Neurobiology Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at Vassar, neurobiology students borrow a median amount of $16,500 in student loans. This is not too bad considering that the median debt load of all neurobiology bachelor's degree recipients across the country is $22,879.


The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the neurobiology program at Vassar is $171 per month.

Vassar Neurobiology Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the neurobiology majors at Vassar College.

Vassar Neurobiology & Neurosciences Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 40 neurobiology majors earned their bachelor's degree from Vassar. Of these graduates, 20% were men and 80% were women.


The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor's in neurobiology.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 10
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 3
White 19
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 2

Majors Similar to Neurobiology

Related Major Annual Graduates
General Biology 52
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 22

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