University of Rochester

Graduate Program in Brain and Cognitive Sciences


The Margaret Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development

Wilson Blvd

Rochester, NY 14642

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Members of the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences study how we see and hear, move, learn and remember, reason, produce and understand spoken and signed languages, and how these remarkable capabilities depend upon the workings of the brain. We also study how these capabilities develop during infancy and childhood, and how the brain matures and becomes organized to perform complex behavior.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999