USC Master of Science in Neuroimaging and Informatics
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Prepare for a rewarding career in biomedicine. Join the USC Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute’s premier one-year degree program on brain imaging and the associated informatics.


Graduates who complete this year-long advanced program will be prepared to attend medical school, enter competitive PhD research programs, and perform research in the growing field of neuroimaging


Understand the scientific and clinical underpinnings of neuroimaging


Develop proficiency in brain anatomy and function in health and disease


Acquire expertise in neuroimaging technology and integrative computational processing

"This program taught me how to think about processing pipelines, analyze brain images, and interpret the results. In addition, this program gave me a thorough understanding of the different MR modalities and how each of these different modalities can be applied to understand more about the brain."

Franklin Feingold, NIIN Alum

Hands-on Training

Receive hands-on training with the institute’s state-of-the-art Siemens 3T and 7T MRI scanners

Cutting Edge Tools

Gain experience with MRI systems, physiological monitors and other advanced equipment

Dataset Analysis

Learn to collect and analyze large biomedical datasets

Team Up with Faculty

Students partner with diverse faculty and staff with expertise in neuroscience, computer science and engineering to answer pressing questions about how the brain functions

"I got to know each professor and made great connections with each of them. Through my professors, I was able to connect with other clinicians and professors where I gained valuable research and clinical experience."

Brianna Mordkin, NIIN Alum