Cognitive Science

The list that follows are the FIRST JOBS TAKEN and GRADUATE SCHOOLS ATTENDED by Cognitive Science majors immediately after their graduation. The data are collected from Career Services' annual survey of students graduating from the College. This list includes graduation years 2011, 2012, and 2013.

For the most recent data on broken down by major, please visit our Career Plan Survery reports and go to the major specific pages: 2014 | 2015 | 2016

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JOBS TAKEN BY COGNITIVE SCIENCE MAJORS BY INDUSTRY

ConsultingHealthcare
Elementary/Secondary/Higher Education
Financial Services Non-Profit/Social Service
GovernmentTechnology

Communications

Organization Title
Modern SkyProduct Manager (2011)
Higher Ground Concepts
Project Manager (2013)
Horizon MediaDigital Analyst (2014)
Nielsen
NA (2013)

Consulting

Organization Title
Accenture
Technology Consultant (2013)
Appian
Associate Consultant (2013)
BrandAsset ConsultingBrand Analyst (2012)
comScoreClient Service Analyst (2014)
Deloitte ConsultingAnalyst (2014)
IBMConsultant (2010)
Greenhill & Co.
Analyst (2013)
Nielsen CompanyProfessional Services Analyst (2012)
Oliver WymanConsultant (2011, 2014)
VerilogueAnalyst (2014)

Elementary/Secondary/Higher Education

Organization Title
Kaplan, Inc.MCAT Instructor (2011)
New York City Teaching FellowshipsTeacher (2014)
Teach for AmericaTeacher (2013)
University of MiamiResearch Specialist (2010)
University of PennsylvaniaLab Manager (2010)
Research Specialist (2010)

Financial Services

Organization Title
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Analyst (2013)
CitigroupAnalyst (2012)
JRK
Analyst (2013)
Level Equity Management, LLC
Analyst (2013)
UBSBusiness Analyst (2014)

Government

Organization Title
National Institute of HealthClinical Research Coordinator (2010)

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

Project Manager (2012)

Healthcare

Organization Title
Columbia University
Lab Coordinator (2012)
GSK
Future Leaders Program (2014)
Hospital of the University of PennsylvaniaResearch Assistant (2014)
Johns Hopkins School of MedicineResearch Technician (2012)
Research Program Assistant (2013)
Monell Chemical Senses CenterNA (2012)
Mount Sinai Medical CenterClinical Research Assistant (2014)
New York University
Research Assistant (2012)
Rockefeller UniversityResearch Assistant (2012)
Shire Pharmaceuticals
Medical Communications Associate (2013)
Standford University
Research Coordinator (2013)
University of PennsylvaniaResearch Assistant (3)
Research Specialist (2011)

Hospitality/Leisure/Sports

Organization Title
Dick's Sporting GoodsMerchandising Trainee Program (2014)
Poestenkill Baking CompanyMarketing/Baking Apprenticeship (2011)
Agricola
Bartender (2013)

Non-Profit/Social Service

OrganizationTitle
NCIRE Veterans Health Research InstituteResearch Assistant (2011)
The Fund for the Public InterestOrganizer (2010)

Technology

Charles River AnalyticsScientist (2013)
Comcast
Engineer I (2013)
Video Specialist (2012)
Dropbox
Business Associate (2013)
Epic Systems
Software Developer (2013)
Google
Account Manager (2012)
IBM
Technology Consultant (2014)
Microsoft
Program Manager (2013)


GRADUATE SCHOOLS ATTENDED BY COGNITIVE SCIENCE MAJORS

Field Institution
Arts
University of Southern California (2012)
LawBrooklyn Law School (2010)
Linguistics
University of Pennsylvania (2013)
PsychologyUniversity of Texas at Austin (2010)
Science
Yale University (2012)