Cognitive Psychology Doctorate United States Graduate Programs
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 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.
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- Chapel Hill, NCChapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Cognitive Psychology Training Program is designed for students desiring a rigorous research oriented education in preparation for research and tea...
- Salt Lake City, UTSalt Lake City, UT
University of Utah
Students apply for and enroll in one of four areas of the Department: Clinical, Social, Developmental, or Cognitive and Neural Science. Specialized programs in Clinical Child and Family, Health Psychology, and Neuropsychology are also available.
- Binghamton, NYBinghamton, NY
Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)
Our Cognitive Psychology program is based on the principles of teaching instruction, research, and scientific methodologies...
- Bloomington, INBloomington, IN
Cognitive Psychology program is designed to develop a systematic understanding of processes, and gives emphasis to the development and testing of theo...
- Santa Cruz, CASanta Cruz, CA
University of California - Santa Cruz
Cognitive psychology at UC Santa Cruz focuses on training students in the traditionalmethods of experimental psychology and in mastering contemporary...
- Akron, OHAkron, OH
University of Akron
- Gainesville, FLGainesville, FL
The University of Florida
The general program of graduate study is designed for those planning careers as researchers, teacher-scholars, and practitioners in psychology. In addition to specialized training in one or more areas, a core program of theories, methods, and research i...
- Baton Rouge, LABaton Rouge, LA
Louisiana State University
The graduate program in cognitive psychology at LSU takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the human mind, integrating contributions from...
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
Broad areas of concentration include Memory and Cognition; Perception; Human Performance; language and speech.
- Dekalb, ILDekalb, IL
Northern Illinois University
This program emphasizes both theoretical and applied aspects of cognition.
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
The graduate program in cognitive psychology is primarily oriented toward doctoral training.
- Mississippi State, MSMississippi State, MS
Mississippi State University
The Cognitive Science program focuses on the interplay between cognitive psychology, neuroscience, and computer science.
- Norfolk, VANorfolk, VA
Old Dominion University
A traditional doctoral program emphasizing psychology's role in the design of technology for human use (engineering psychology).
- Oxford, OHOxford, OH
Research in behavioral & cognitive nueroscience, development, human factors, JDM, perception and action, and spatial cognition.
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
The Brain, Behavior and Cognition interest group is research intensive.
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
The primary mission of the cognitive Psychology area is to train students for academic careers of research and teaching in psychology.
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The specialization in cognitive psychology is designed for students who have interests inperception, attention, memory, human learning, decision makin...
- Baltimore, MDBaltimore, MD
University of Maryland Baltimore County
The Neurosciences and Cognitive Sciences Program offers a wide range of research and training opportunities for students pursuing doctoral-level research in a variety of areas within neuroscience, computational neuroscience and cognitive science.
- Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh
The Program in Cognitive Psychology offers research in training leading to the Ph.D. in Psychology, preparing students for jobs in academic and nonaca...
- Eugene, OREugene, OR
University of Oregon
Cognitive Psychology/Cognitive Neuroscience: The University of Oregon has a strong program for training students in Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, and Systems Neuroscience (the Systems Neuroscience program is described in the section be...
- Claremont, CAClaremont, CA
Claremont Graduate University
The program in Applied Cognitive Psychology seeks students committed to conducting a strong program of cognitive research on important contemporary issues. All students are actively involved in research throughout their graduate studies. Typically, stud...
- Auburn, ALAuburn, AL
The Doctoral Program in Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences provides a firm foundation in cognitive processes and the fundamental conditioning processes...
- University, MSUniversity, MS
University of Mississippi
The training program at The University of Mississippi emphasizes the academic and career goals of each student, while building a strong, broad base of knowledge and experience within the discipline. The core curriculum of study--with specialization in t...
- Bowling Green, OHBowling Green, OH
Bowling Green State University
We are interested in attracting students with research experience in Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology, or closely related areas. We are also interested in students who do not have a strong background in Neuroscience or Cognitive Psychology but who hav...