Baltimore, MD
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
22
total students
Tuition Cost $280,000
$280,000
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cognitive Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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 Thesis, portfolio, or 1st research paper (depending on track)
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and 2 research papers
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 65
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0, undergraduate degree relevant to cognitive science, resume or curriculum vitae, statement of purpose, transcripts from previous post-secondary institutions, and 2 recommendation letters, research or course proposal
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of recommendation, sample of work, and statement of purpose, original transcripts from all previous post-secondary institutions
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$280,000
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students22
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students22
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student59%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLanguage acquisition and development, cognitive neuropsychology and neuroscience, computational studies, psycholinguistics and cognitive psychology, theoretical linguistics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Cognitive Science

Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Johns Hopkins University

3400 North Charles Street 237 Krieger Hall
Baltimore, MD 21218
United States

Dr. Geraldine Legendre

Professor/Chair

Email: legendre@cogsci.jhu.edu

Ms. Sarah Ciotola

Academic Program Coordinator

Phone: 410-516-6844
Fax: 410-516-8020
Email: sciotol3@jhu.edu


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