Teachers College

Teachers College, Columbia University

Cognitive Studies in Education

Address:

Department of Organization and Leadership

525 West 120th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States

Phone:

1-212-678-3402

Fax:

1-212-678-3784

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

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Format: Campus

Program Description:

In Cognitive Studies in Education, students examine the cognitive mechanisms that underlie learning and thinking in school and non-school settings. The program trains students in basic theories of human cognition, the practice and interpretation of empirical cognitive and developmental research, and how to use research to improve educational practices and develop innovative methods built around new technologies. Studies in cognitive, developmental and educational psychology, and computer science provide students with a valuable perspective on cognition and learning.

Accreditation:

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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