Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences School of Arts and Sciences University of Rochester

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences School of Arts and Sciences University of Rochester

Rochester, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
35
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
15%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cognitive Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 121
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerception and action; language processing and acquisition; learning, development and neural plasticity; cognitive neuroscience; computation, cognition and the brain
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

School of Arts and Sciences
University of Rochester

Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, NY 14627
United States

Gregory DeAngelis

Chair

Phone: 585-275-8677

Kathy Corser

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 585-275-1844


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