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2023 Best Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics Doctor's Degree Schools

7 Colleges in the United States
20 Doctor's Degrees
Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics is about average in terms of popularity for doctor's degrees programs. That is, it ranks #358 out of the 862 majors across the country that we analyze each year. So, you may have to do some digging around to find quality schools that offer the degree program. This list can help with that.

In 2023, College Factual analyzed 7 schools in order to identify the top ones for its Best Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics Doctor's Degree Schools ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 20 doctor's degrees in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics during the 2020-2021 academic year.

What's on this page: * Our Methodology

Choosing a Great Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics School for Your Doctor's Degree

Best Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics Doctor's Degree Schools The cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics doctor's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. Important measures of a quality cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics program can vary widely even among the top schools. Below we explain some of the most important factors to consider before making your choice:

Overall Quality Is a Must

A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To account for this we include a college's overall Best Colleges for a Doctor's Degree ranking which itself looks at a combination of various factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.

Other Factors We Consider

The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.

  • Major Focus - How much a school focuses on cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics students vs. other majors.
  • Major Demand - How many other cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics students want to attend this school to pursue a doctor's degree.
  • Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics related body.

Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics students working on their doctor's degree.

More Ways to Rank Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics Schools

Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics Doctor's Degree Schools ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

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Best Schools for Doctorate Students to Study Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics in the United States

Learn about the top ranked colleges and universities for cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics students seeking a a doctor's degree.

Top Schools for a Doctorate in Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2 Annual Graduates

It is difficult to beat George Washington University if you wish to pursue a doctor's degree in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics. Located in the large city of Washington, GWU is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from George Washington University

#2

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2 Annual Graduates

Cornell University is a great choice for students interested in a doctor's degree in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics. Located in the small city of Ithaca, Cornell is a private not-for-profit university with a very large student population.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from Cornell University

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
3 Annual Graduates

It is difficult to beat University of Connecticut if you wish to pursue a doctor's degree in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics. UCONN is a fairly large public university located in the large suburb of Storrs.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from University of Connecticut

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
4 Annual Graduates

Teachers College at Columbia University is a wonderful choice for students pursuing a doctor's degree in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics. Teachers College is a small private not-for-profit university located in the large city of New York.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from Teachers College at Columbia University

#5

Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2 Annual Graduates

Located in the medium-sized city of Syracuse, Syracuse is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from Syracuse University

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2 Annual Graduates

Binghamton University is a large public university located in the suburb of Vestal.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from Binghamton University

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
4 Annual Graduates

UAlbany is a fairly large public university located in the city of Albany.More information about a doctorate in cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics from University at Albany

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One of 9 majors within the Child Development & Psychology area of study, Cognitive Psychology & Psycholinguistics has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Other Research & Experimental Psychology 352
Experimental Psychology 211
Developmental & Child Psychology 64
Social Psychology 42
Behavioral Neuroscience 16
Psychometrics & Quantitative Psychology 16
Personality Psychology 5

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard). More about our data sources and methodologies.

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