Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

The Cognitive and Information Sciences faculty at UC Merced offer both undergraduate and graduate training in cognitive science. We offer a research-intensive Ph.D. in Cognitive & Information Sciences. We also offer both a B.A. and B.S. in Cognitive Science.
Apply to the Ph.D. program
Graduate Program Chair: Ramesh Balasubramaniam
SSHA Graduate Coordinator: Mitch Ylarregui
Next application deadline: Jan. 15, 2019
Apply to the undergraduate program
Undergraduate Program Chair: Jeff Yoshimi
SSHA Advisor for CogSci: Alexis Holladay
Fall application period: Nov. 1-30


Ph.D. Program

Read a breakdown of our Ph.D. program, including course requirements, milestones, and other matters.Ph.D. Summary and Details

Undergraduate Studies

Read a summary of our B.A. and B.S. programs, with links to application information and other resources.Undergraduate Studies