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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- Riverside, CARiverside, CA
University of California - Riverside
- 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.
- Charlottesville, VACharlottesville, VA
University of Virginia
Our goal is to train researchers in cognitive psychology and cognitive science.
- Hanover, NHHanover, NH
The Psychology Department offers a graduate program in experimental psychology leading to the Ph.D. degree. The program was started in 1968 and admits approximately 4-6 students per year. Research within the department is conducted in several areas, wit...
- Tallahassee, FLTallahassee, FL
Florida State University
Graduate students develop research and analytical skills.
- Mississippi State, MSMississippi State, MS
Mississippi State University
The Cognitive Science program focuses on the interplay between cognitive psychology, neuroscience, and computer science.
- 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.
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
The graduate program in cognitive psychology is primarily oriented toward doctoral training.
- Boston, MABoston, MA
The BBC graduate training program is designed rigorously prepare students for research and teaching careers in the following areas.
- Lawrence, INLawrence, IN
University of Kansas
The training program emphasizes the development of a broad based foundation in theory, research methods, technical skills, and quantitative analysis f...
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
The Harvard Psychology Department offers Ph.D. degrees in several specialty areas. It is strictly a research-oriented program.
- San Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
University of California - Berkeley
The cognitive program emphasizes research and scholarship in many aspects of human and animal cognition with particular stress on visual and auditory...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
The Experimental Psychology M.A./Ph.D. program prepares students for future employment in a wide variety of scientific, academic, and applied settings. The Experimental faculty consists of members from each of the following major experimental areas: dev...