Doctor of Philosophy in the Field of Cognitive Neuroscience

The cognitive neuroscience program provides graduate students with an intense and focused research experience in the areas of perception, attention, and memory, with emphasis on the neural bases of these capacities. The program uses diverse research methods such as patient-based testing, neuro-imaging, animal modeling, psychophysical scaling, and computational modeling. The goal of the program is to train students for careers in academic and research institutions. 

Specific admission requirements can be found on the Graduate Program Finder. 

Visit the program website for additional information.

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.

The requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy program.

72 credits, including 33 credits in required courses, 21 to 27 credits in elective courses, 12 to 24 credits in dissertation, and successful completion of a comprehensive examination.