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Cognitive Science (MCogSci)

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Program Information

School:Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Faculty:Institute of Cognitive Science
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Cognitive Science
Description:Carleton offers Canada’s first Master of Cognitive Science program. This program spans the fields of the humanities, social sciences and sciences as an interdisciplinary program that focuses on the study of thought.

A collaborative specialization in Digital Humanities and Data Science are also available.
URL:Cognitive Science (MCogSci) at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Areas of Research:Consciousness; Cognitive development; Mathematical Cognition; Cognitive and Computational Modeling; Human Performance; Applied Cognition; Syntax; Semantics; Pragmatics; Philosophy of Mind and Language; Intelligent Information Systems Knowledge Representation; Natural Language Understanding; Swarm and Collective Intelligence; Evolutionary Computing; Experimental and Computational Neuroscience.
Cost per year:*
National: $3,497

Cost shown is for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 230] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
The requirement for admission into the M.Cog.Sc. program is an Honours degree with an average of at least A-. To be admitted, a candidate must submit a description of his or her research interests in the area of Cognitive Science.
Cost Notes : Cost shown is for the 2019-2020 academic year.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 26, 2019