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Rice University

Rice University

Rice University is a private research university located in Houston, Texas. It was established in 1912 as The William Marsh Rice Institute for the Advancement of Letters, Science and Art. The campus is spread across an area of 285 acres. The university offers more than 35 undergraduate degree programs, over 50 masters programs and over 25 doctoral programs. It is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • George R. Brown School of Engineering
  • Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Management
  • School of Architecture
  • School of Humanities
  • School of Social Sciences
  • Shepherd School of Music
  • Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies
  • Wiess School of Natural Sciences

Rice competes in the NCAA Division I and is part of Conference USA and the Western Athletic Conference. Its sports teams are nicknamed the Rice Owls.

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Environmental Studies
Environmental Science
Asian Studies/Civilization
Latin American Studies
Women's Studies
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Secondary Education And Teaching
Aerospace, Aeronautical And Astronautical/Space Engineering
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Linguistics
German Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
English Language And Literature, General
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry
Ecology And Evolutionary Biology
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Computational And Applied Mathematics
Statistics, General
Systems Science And Theory
Medieval And Renaissance Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean And Near Eastern Studies And Archaeology
Cognitive Science
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Sport And Fitness Administration/Management
Kinesiology And Exercise Science
Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies
Astronomy
Astrophysics
Chemistry, General
Chemical Physics
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Atomic/Molecular Physics
Physics, Other
Psychology, General
Public Policy Analysis, General
Health Policy Analysis
Visual And Performing Arts, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Music Theory And Composition
Keyboard Instruments
Voice And Opera
Stringed Instruments
Brass Instruments
Woodwind Instruments
Percussion Instruments
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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