Cognitive Psychology

Ranked in 2013, part of Psychology

Cognitive psychologists study the information storing process, tracking how people think, perceive, remember and learn. They also study decision-making and problem-solving techniques. These are the top schools for cognitive psychology.

Rank School name
#1 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

#2 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

#3 University of California—​San Diego

La Jolla, CA

#3 University of Illinois—​Urbana-​Champaign

Champaign, IL

#5 Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA

#5 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

#5 Yale University

New Haven, CT

#8 Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

#9 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

#10 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

#11 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

#12 University of California—​Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

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