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Honor Society - Nu Rho Psi - Neuroscience

National Honor Society open to Behavioral Neuroscience majors and minors. The purpose of Nu Rho Psi is to: (1) encourage professional interest and excellence in scholarship, particularly in neuroscience; (2) award recognition to students who have achieved such excellence in scholarship; (3) advance the discipline of neuroscience; encourage intellectual and social interaction between students, faculty, and professionals in neuroscience and related fields; (4) promote career development in neuroscience and related fields; (5) increase public awareness of neuroscience and its benefits for the individual and society; (6) encourage service to the community. Who may join? Membership is by invitation and is open to graduate and undergraduate men and women who are making the study of Neuroscience one of their major interests and who meet the other academic qualifications. Nu Rho Psi is also open to qualifying Neuroscience faculty and alumni of Neuroscience programs. Requirements for membership include: (a) Major or minor in Neuroscience (b) Completion of at least 3 semesters of the College course (c) Completion of at least 9 semester hours of Neuroscience-related courses (d) Undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.5 and a minimum GPA of 3.5 in Neuroscience courses