Brown University

Brown University

Founded in 1764 as the College of Rhode Island, Brown University is the third oldest institution of higher education in New England and seventh oldest in the U.S. It is a highly esteemed private university located in Providence, Rhode Island and is a member of the Ivy League. The campus of Brown has 238 buildings and covers 143 acres in Providence, the capital of Rhode Island.

Brown is comprised of three schools, offering more than 90 programs of study. Each year it enrolls more than 5,000 students in the Undergraduate College, over 1,500 in the Graduate School and more than 300 in the Medical School. The students represent all 50 states and many foreign countries.

The sports teams of the university are nicknamed the Brown Bears. They participate in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Ivy League athletic conference.

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Environmental Studies
Environmental Science
African Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
East Asian Studies
Near And Middle Eastern Studies
South Asian Studies
Slavic Studies
French Studies
German Studies
Italian Studies
Latin American And Caribbean Studies
Ethnic Studies
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
Women's Studies
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Computer Science
Education, General
Bilingual And Multilingual Education
Urban Education And Leadership
Elementary Education And Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Engineering, General
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Comparative Literature
Sanskrit And Classical Indian Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
French Language And Literature
Portuguese Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Hispanic And Latin American Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Ancient/Classical Greek Language And Literature
Latin Language And Literature
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Cell/Cellular And Molecular Biology
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Computational Biology
Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography
Ecology And Evolutionary Biology
Molecular Medicine
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Computational Mathematics
Statistics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Cultural Resource Management And Policy Analysis
Medieval And Renaissance Studies
Museology/Museum Studies
Science, Technology And Society
Ancient Studies/Civilization
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean And Near Eastern Studies And Archaeology
Cognitive Science
Human Biology
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Chemistry, General
Chemical Physics
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics And Seismology
Physics, General
Theoretical And Mathematical Physics
Psychology, General
Cognitive Psychology And Psycholinguistics
Public Policy Analysis, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Playwriting And Screenwriting
Directing And Theatrical Production
Art/Art Studies, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Musicology And Ethnomusicology
Music Technology
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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