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Cognitive Science in Education

Teachers College at Columbia University

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
1768 USD/credit
1768 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

In Cognitive Science in Education, Teachers College at Columbia University students examine the cognitive mechanisms that underlie learning and thinking in school and non-school settings. 

Overview

The Cognitive Science in Education program trains students in basic theories of human cognition, the practice and interpretation of empirical cognitive and developmental research, and how to use research to improve educational practices and develop innovative methods built around new technologies.

Career development

Teachers College at Columbia University Career Education & Professional Development  encourages students from all academic disciplines to incorporate career learning into the larger scope of daily life to aid in making a positive impact in the diverse worldwide community. We are committed to empowering all Teachers College students with the skills, resources and opportunities needed to pursue and achieve their post-graduate goals.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human cognition and learning 
  • Educational psychology
  • Cognitive development 
  • Methods of empirical research
  • Basic concepts in statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants from the U.S. are required to hold, or be in the process of obtaining, a 120-credit baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution as recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • International applicants must hold, or be in the process of obtaining, the equivalent of a 120-credit U.S. baccalaureate degree.
  • All applicants must have a conferred baccalaureate degree before matriculating at Teachers College.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1768 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1768 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1768 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1768 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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