Lehigh University

College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Programs

Cognitive Science


Rauch Business Center

Iacocca Hall

Bethlehem, PA 18018

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Cognitive Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate minor or concentration in Cognitive Science is available to graduate students (primarily doctoral) majoring in Psychology or Computer Science. It gives students an opportunity to develop expertise in the interdisciplinary study of information processing by humans as well as intelligent machines. Graduate students investigating mental processes such as language processing, reading, perception and action, planning, problem-solving, learning, category formation, or applications such as artificial intelligence or educational technology are encouraged to participate, with the approval of an advisor in their major program, by contacting the director of the Cognitive Science Supervisory Committee. On completion of the program, the director of the Cognitive Science program will issue a letter to the student certifying that he or she has met the requirements of the minor.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Loans are available for those who qualify. Applicants are encouraged to apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Lehigh School Code: 003289.

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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