Cognition and Development (Psychology)


Percentages are rounded to whole numbers and do not always add to 100.

PhD AdmissionsFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Applications323347
Admissions offers (Selectivity)5 (16%)1 (3%)4 (8%)
New doctoral students (Yield)2 (40%)1 (100%)2 (72%)
PhD EnrollmentFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Total enrollment172021
Female71%70%64%
Male29%30%36%
International18%25%18%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident82%75%82%
PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Black or African American7%6%
Asian7%7%5%
Hispanic of any race21%20%15%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White64%60%71%
Two or more races
Not indicated7%7%3%
PhD Degrees and Completion2018-192017-185 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded554
Median years to PhD7.75.36.3
Average adjusted years to PhD7.05.46.1
Percent of students who entered
between 2007-08 and 2011-12, and
completed the PhD as
of August 31, 2019
85%