Brown University Graduate Programs

Brown University is a Private, 4 years school located in Providence, RI. Brown offers total 169 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.

  • Graduate Tuition & fees: $60,363
  • Graduate Students: 3,214
  • Graduate Programs: 169

Brown Graduate Programs Overview

Brown University (referred to as Brown) is a Private, 4 years school located in Providence, RI. Brown offers total 169 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at Brown University is $60,363 when a student attends full-time status. The tuition per credit hour is $1,784 for part-time students or overloaded credits. Total 3,214 students have enrolled in graduate programs where the school has total population of 9,948 with undergraduate students.
Brown 2020 Graduate Programs Key Facts
Tuition & Fees$60,363
Costs per Credit$1,784
Graduate Students3,214
Graduate Programs169 programs
Offered Graduate DegreeMaster's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate

Who Accredits Brown University

Brown University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (7/1/1929 - Current[Estimated Date]).

Graduate Degree & Major Programs, Number of Completers

Brown University graduate schools offers 169 major programs (all on-site class). Last year, total 1,041 students have earned their graduate degrees/certificate at Brown. Next tables summarize the offered graduate major programs and its sub-programs at Brown with number of completers.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 program 0
Environmental Studies1 program 0
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 7 programs 26
African Studies1 program 3
American/United States Studies/Civilization1 program 13
Slavic Studies1 program 5
French Studies1 program 1
German Studies1 program 0
Italian Studies1 program 1
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies1 program 3
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 program 3
Mass Communication/Media Studies1 program 3
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 3 programs 84
Computer and Information Sciences1 program 0
Computer Science1 program 58
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance1 program 26
Education [+] 6 programs 58
Bilingual and Multilingual Education1 program 0
Urban Education and Leadership1 program 22
Elementary Education and Teaching1 program 10
English/Language Arts Teacher Education1 program 12
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education1 program 2
Social Studies Teacher Education1 program 12
Engineering [+] 2 programs 83
Engineering1 program 69
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1 program 14
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 7 programs 8
Linguistics1 program 1
Comparative Literature1 program 4
French Language and Literature1 program 0
Portuguese Language and Literature1 program 2
Spanish Language and Literature1 program 0
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 1
English Language And Literature [+] 2 programs 18
English Language and Literature1 program 6
Creative Writing1 program 12
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 10 programs 76
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 4
Biochemistry1 program 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1 program 5
Pathology/Experimental Pathology1 program 2
Biostatistics1 program 20
Biotechnology1 program 27
Epidemiology1 program 8
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology1 program 8
Molecular Medicine1 program 0
Neuroscience1 program 2
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 programs 13
Mathematics1 program 2
Applied Mathematics1 program 11
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 7 programs 40
Biological and Physical Sciences1 program -
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis1 program 12
Museology/Museum Studies1 program 0
Science, Technology and Society1 program 21
Behavioral Sciences1 program 4
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology1 program 0
Cognitive Science1 program 3
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 programs 6
Philosophy1 program 5
Religion/Religious Studies1 program 1
Physical Sciences [+] 3 programs 54
Chemistry1 program 11
Geology/Earth Science1 program 11
Physics1 program 32
Psychology [+] 3 programs 2
Psychology1 program 0
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics1 program 0
Experimental Psychology1 program 2
Human Services [+] 1 program 53
Public Policy Analysis1 program 53
Social Sciences [+] 8 programs 40
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods1 program 0
Anthropology1 program 6
Archeology1 program 0
Economics1 program 0
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics1 program 22
Development Economics and International Development1 program 0
Political Science and Government1 program 7
Sociology1 program 5
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 8 programs 19
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1 program 0
Playwriting and Screenwriting1 program 2
Acting1 program 11
Directing and Theatrical Production1 program 2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1 program 1
Music1 program 0
Musicology and Ethnomusicology1 program 1
Music Technology1 program 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 programs 88
Medical Scientist1 program 24
Public Health1 program 40
Health Services Administration1 program 14
Behavioral Aspects of Health1 program 10
Business [+] 1 program 30
Business Administration and Management1 program 30
History [+] 1 programs 16
History1 program 16
Total79 programs717
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 programs 0
Environmental Studies1 program 0
Environmental Science1 program 0
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 12 programs 13
African Studies1 program 3
American/United States Studies/Civilization1 program 5
East Asian Studies1 program 0
Near and Middle Eastern Studies1 program 0
South Asian Studies1 program 0
Slavic Studies1 program 3
French Studies1 program 0
German Studies1 program 1
Italian Studies1 program 0
Latin American and Caribbean Studies1 program 0
Ethnic Studies1 program 0
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies1 program 1
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 program 1
Mass Communication/Media Studies1 program 1
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 programs 10
Computer and Information Sciences1 program 0
Computer Science1 program 10
Education [+] 1 program 0
Education1 program 0
Engineering [+] 3 programs 24
Engineering1 program 20
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1 program 4
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics1 program 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 7 programs 5
Linguistics1 program 0
Comparative Literature1 program 0
French Language and Literature1 program 0
Portuguese Language and Literature1 program 2
Spanish Language and Literature1 program 0
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 3
English Language And Literature [+] 2 programs 3
English Language and Literature1 program 3
Creative Writing1 program 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 13 programs 39
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 0
Biochemistry1 program 0
Biophysics1 program 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1 program 11
Pathology/Experimental Pathology1 program 5
Biostatistics1 program 1
Computational Biology1 program 1
Biotechnology1 program 2
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography1 program 0
Epidemiology1 program 8
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology1 program 4
Molecular Medicine1 program 1
Neuroscience1 program 6
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3 programs 21
Mathematics1 program 8
Applied Mathematics1 program 13
Computational Mathematics1 program 0
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 7 programs 3
Biological and Physical Sciences1 program -
Science, Technology and Society1 program 0
Ancient Studies/Civilization1 program 1
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology1 program 0
Cognitive Science1 program 2
Human Biology1 program 0
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1 program 0
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 programs 9
Philosophy1 program 7
Religion/Religious Studies1 program 2
Physical Sciences [+] 6 programs 32
Astronomy1 program 0
Chemistry1 program 14
Geology/Earth Science1 program 8
Geochemistry1 program 0
Geophysics and Seismology1 program 0
Physics1 program 10
Psychology [+] 3 programs 1
Psychology1 program 0
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics1 program 0
Experimental Psychology1 program 1
Human Services [+] 1 program 0
Public Policy Analysis1 program 0
Social Sciences [+] 11 programs 26
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods1 program 0
Anthropology1 program 1
Archeology1 program 3
Economics1 program 0
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics1 program 13
Development Economics and International Development1 program 0
International Relations and Affairs1 program 0
Political Science and Government1 program 5
Sociology1 program 4
Urban Studies/Affairs1 program 0
Social Sciences (other)1 program 0
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 6 programs 10
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1 program 3
Art/Art Studies1 program 0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1 program 4
Music1 program 0
Musicology and Ethnomusicology1 program 1
Music Technology1 program 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 programs 0
Chiropractic1 program -
Medical Scientist1 program 0
Public Health1 program 0
Community Health and Preventive Medicine1 program 0
Business [+] 1 program 0
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies1 program 0
History [+] 1 programs 7
History1 program 7
Total88 programs204
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 program 120
Medicine1 program 120
Total1 program120
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 program 0
Medical Scientist1 program 0
Total1 program0

2020 Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Brown graduate programs is $60,363. The tuition per credit hour for graduate program is $1,784. The average living costs is $17,454 when a student lives on campus housing.
2019-2020 Graduate Program Tuition at Brown
Amounts
Tuition$57,112
Fees$1,068
Costs per Credit Hour$1,784
Living on-campus$17,454

Graduate Student Population

At Brown graduate schools, there are total 3,214 graduate students. By gender, there are 1,681 men and 1,533 women students at Brown graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population at Brown.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Brown University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,2141,6811,533
American Indian/Native American716
Asian314164150
Black/African American18072108
Hispanic251122129
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander202
White1,202599603
Two More954451
Un-Known1888999
Graduate Student Population in Online Programs at Brown
Total Graduate StudentsEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Number of Students3,214003,214

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