Cognitive Science

UConn Ph.D. students seeking a deeper, more interdisciplinary understanding of how people perceive, act, know, and think are invited to apply. Working professionals and others looking to change careers or augment their current career trajectory through the interdisciplinary study of Cognitive Science can complete the certificate program on a full-time or part-time basis. Students must complete 12 credits.

Required Course: COGS 5001.

Required Electives: Students design an individualized plan of study in consultation with their advisory committee and the Certificate advisor (Program Director). The three electives need to be from at least two academic departments/divisions outside their home department. Please refer to the program website for the most up-to-date course listings.