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Cognitive Science Graduate Certificate Program

Cognitive Science is a fast-growing area of study that integrates explanations of mind, brain, and behavior from disciplines such as psychology, philosophy, linguistics, neuroscience, computer science, and linguistics. In order to apply to the Cognitive Science Graduate Certificate Program, the Weinberg Institute for Cognitive Science will need you to complete the steps below. Email the Cognitive Science Graduate Certificate Committee your completed application materials.

STEP 1: Submit Application, Transcripts, and Letter of Intent

Complete the Rackham Add a Degree or Certificate application (see the attachment below). Submit a current, unofficial transcript. Provide a 1-4 paragraph Letter of Intent explaining your interests in cognitive science, and how a graduate certificate in cognitive science aligns with your career and academic goals. All application materials are to be submitted to the Cognitive Science Graduate Certificate Committee - WICS-gradcertcomm@umich.edu.

* Rackham Add a Degree or Certificate Application.pdf
Rackham Add a Degree or Certificate Application

STEP 2: Completed form from one faculty sponsor

Have your faculty sponsor complete the Google Form below.

STEP 3: Class Petitions (if applicable to applicant)

Complete the Class Petition form below.