Interdisciplinary PhD in Brain and Cognitive Sciences and Statistics
Requirements:
Students must complete their primary program’s degree requirements along with the IDPS requirements. Statistics requirements must not unreasonably impact performance or progress in a student’s primary degree program.
PhD Earned on Completion: Cognitive Science and Statistics or Neuroscience and Statistics
IDPS/BCS Chair: Sasha Rakhlin
Seminar  
IDS.190  Doctoral Seminar in Statistics 
Probability (pick one)  
6.7700 (6.436)  Fundamentals of Probability 
18.675  Theory of Probability 
Statistics (pick one) 

18.655  Mathematical Statistics 
18.6501  Fundamentals of Statistics 
IDS.160  Mathematical Statistics – a NonAsymptotic Approach 
Computation & Statistics (pick one)  
6.8800 (6.555/16.456)  Biomedical Signal and Image Processing 
6.7900 (6.867)  Machine Learning 
9.190  Computational Psycholinguistics 
9.520  Statistical Learning Theory and Applications 
9.660  Computational Cognitive Science 
Data Analysis (pick one)  
7.571 and 7.572  Quantitative Analysis of Biological Data and Quantitative Measurements and Modeling of Biological Systems 
9.073  Statistics for Neuroscience Research 
9.272  Topics in Neural Signal Processing 
9.583  Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Data Acquisition and Analysis 