We know that choosing the right degree is complex. One particularly important factor in this process is determining the financial commitment you will have to make to complete a program, and which one gives you the best return on your investment once you graduate. Of course, it's also essential to investigate scholarships and financial aid to offset tuition. Here are the typical costs for a neuroscience degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 12,658 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

51% above average compared to other degrees

$ 33,103 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

65% above average compared to other degrees

$ 47,671 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

47% above average compared to other degrees

What do neuroscience graduates earn?

Neuroscience students make an average of $52,022 per year after graduation. This is 22% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 52,022 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 19% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees


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