The doctoral program in neuroscience at Virginia Commonwealth University offers an interdepartmental, integrated curriculum for graduate study leading to the Ph.D. degree in neuroscience. The program offers flexibility for students to train in a laboratory chosen among 60 neuroscience faculty members exploring the fields of molecular, cellular, developmental, systems, behavioral and clinical neuroscience. The curriculum consists of a set of core courses and electives that are customized for each student to best complement their individual research interests.