Northern Illinois University

Northern Illinois University

Cognitive Psychology

Address:

The Graduate School

Northern Illinois University

Dekalb, IL 60115

United States

Phone:

1-815-753-0395

Fax:

1-815-753-9250

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Cognitive Psychology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program emphasizes both theoretical and applied aspects of cognition. Course work and research opportunities focus on two primary areas: reading and discourse processing, and human learning and memory. In addition to course work and research within cognitive psychology, programs can involve joint study in the other areas in the department. There is also an emphasis on developing cognitive modeling computer programming and skills.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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