Cognitive and Experimental Science

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Program Highlights

Designed for both majors and non-majors, the Cognitive and Experimental Science minor supports students’ interest in a research-focused area of psychology, or a related discipline.

To meet the minor requirement, students take courses such as:

  • Child and Adolescent Development
  • Social Psychology
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Hormones and Behavior
  • Neuropsychology
  • Behavioral Health

Career Paths

Students with an understanding of Cognitive and Experimental Science can help boost their careers in fields such as academia, engineering, linguistics, psychology, and software design. 

Degrees Offered


Course Catalog

Minor Requirements

Office Hours

Mon.–Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Admissions and Aid

A degree from a top-ranked, private University like Dominican is deliberately affordable and accessible! More than 99 percent of our first-year incoming students receive significant financial aid through merit- and need-based scholarships as well as state and federal aid. Additionally, for most students, there is no application fee, and we don't ask for test scores. Get in touch with a counselor to learn more about your path to an exceptional college experience at Dominican!

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Psychology Minors

Psychology offers three minors: General Psychology, Clinical and Counseling Science, and Cognitive and Experimental Science. The focused minors are designed for students wishing to deepen their study of psychology.

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Faculty and Staff

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Matthew S. Davis

Adjunct Professor
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Veronica Fruiht, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychology
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William L. Phillips, PhD

Professor of Psychology
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Benjamin D. Rosenberg, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychology
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Ari Adduci

Administrative Coordinator