Cognitive psychology is an interesting branch of psychology. Students in a cognitive psychology Ph.D. program focus more on exploring mental processes than emotions.

Cognitive Psychology Doctorate Programs

Cognitive psychology Ph.D. students conduct extensive research to explore the nature of conscious thought and how those thought processes affect the way that organisms interact with their environment.

Search for Ph.D. programs in cognitive psychology on

Read Less
  • Offering two quality, competency-based online learning formats: FlexPath & GuidedPath
  • Online degrees in business, counseling, education, health administration, human services, information technology, nursing, public health, psychology and social work.
  • 97% of alumni agree FlexPath provided the flexibility they needed to pursue their degree (Alumni Outcomes Survey 2017)
  • Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)

  • University of Pittsburgh

  • University of Maryland Baltimore County

  • University of Nebraska - Lincoln

  • Texas A&M University

  • Michigan State University

  • Miami University

  • Old Dominion University

  • Mississippi State University

  • Auburn University

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • University of Oregon

  • Northern Illinois University

  • Teachers College

  • University of Notre Dame