Brown University - Master's Degree

Brown University (Brown) is an Ivy League institution located in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Brown offers more than 30 master's degree programs across its academic schools namely, School of Engineering; School of Public Health; and the School of Professional Studies.

  • Average Tuition USD 59,847
  • Acceptance Rate 7%
  • Students 10,095
  • International Students 49%
  • Intakes Summer Fall Spring
  • Transfer Yes
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

Brown University (Brown) is home to a vibrant and multicultural student community from over 115 countries. Students can choose from a wide range of master's degree programs including Biomedical Engineering, Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship, Social Analysis and Research, and Public Affairs. Brown delivers excellent education through outstanding learning facilities including multi-purpose lecture theaters, modern seminar rooms, research center, and extensive IT facilities.

Students have access to CareerLAB, Brown’s career services center, which offers guidance and resources for career opportunities. Graduate students are encouraged to have mentoring sessions with faculty members to help them develop their strengths and achieve academic excellence. Some of Brown's notable alumni are Emma Watson, famous actress known as 'Hermione Granger' from the Harry Potter series; Lisa Loeb, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter; Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Uber; Tom Rothman, Chairman of Sony Pictures; and Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America. 

  • 01Brown is ranked #14 among U.S News & World Report's Best National Universities for 2019.
  • 02 Brown has more than 90% admission rates to medical and law schools.

Master Programs

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    American Studies

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of American history, society, literature, and culture.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Behavioral and Social Health Sciences

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Biomedical Engineering

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biomedical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of molecular and cellular biology, general physics, chemistry, mathematics, and engineering. The program will enable students to apply engineering principles to medicine and biology healthcare purposes.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Biostatistics

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Statistics. The program offers courses that focus on the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data, as well as the effective communication and presentation of results for biological purposes. 

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Biotechnology

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biotechnology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of genetic engineering, metabolic engineering, personalized medicine, drug development, applied microbiology, and fermentation techniques.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Brazilian Studies

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on Brazilian culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Clinical and Translational Research

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Medicine. The program offers courses that focus on the study and research of science and practices used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, as well as pharmaceuticals and surgery.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Computer Science

    USD 65,374 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Cybersecurity

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Cyber Security. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the techniques used to identify, search, seize and analyze digital media; cyber investigations against criminal and terrorist activities; computer boot processes and drives; jumper setting; file access and reconstruction; hacking; network systems; cryptography; programming; web-based investigation methods; cyberterrorism and applicable laws and administrative procedures.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Data Science

    USD 63,440 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computing Research. The program offers courses that focus on the study of big data, data management, machine learning, and computational statistics.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Engineering

    USD 63,314 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Epidemiology

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, statistical and practical knowledge of Epidemiology. The program offers courses that focus on the distribution, causes, and possible prevention and control, of diseases in populations; biostatistics; biochemistry; behavioral studies; health services research; and population studies.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Executive MBA

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Global Public Health

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Public Health. The program offers courses that focus on the study of public health biology and management, behavioral sciences, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental science, and communications and informatics.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Healthcare Leadership

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Administration. The program offers courses that focus on studying the administration of public health systems, management, health care systems, and hospital networks.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship

    USD 62,400 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to perform development, marketing and management functions associated with owning and operating a business.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Integrative Studies

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Liberal Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Literary Arts

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Literature. The program offers courses that focus on analyzing passages, and relating texts to cultural, social, historical and political contexts.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Medical Sciences

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Medicine. The program offers courses that focus on the study of science and practices used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, as well as pharmaceuticals and surgery.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Physics

    USD 59,758 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on Portuguese and Brazilian culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Portuguese-Bilingual Education and Cross-Cultural Studies

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on advanced language and bilingual education for bilingual teachers of Portuguese.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Public Affairs

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Public Affairs. The program offers courses that focus on the study of government relations; media communications; issue management; corporate social responsibility; information dissemination; and strategic communications.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Public Health

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Public Health. The program offers courses that focus on the study of public health biology and management, behavioral sciences, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental science, and communications and informatics.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Public Humanities

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Humanities. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the social and physical sciences, languages, literature, art, music, philosophy, and religion.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Science and Technology Leadership

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the leadership skills required in a business, government, non-profit, or educational setting. The program offers courses that focus on the study of organizational planning; the dynamics of leadership; team building; conflict resolution and mediation; communication; and other management skills.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Social Analysis and Research

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Teaching

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Teaching. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities; diagnosing learning disabilities; developing individual education plans; teaching and supervising special education students; special education counseling; and applicable laws and policies.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Theatre

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Theatre. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and lectures that focus on music, dance, and drama.

    This program offers concentrations:

    - Acting

    - Directing

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Theatre Arts and Performance Studies

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Performing Arts. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and lectures that focus on music, dance and drama.

  • Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Urban Education Policy

    USD 54,320 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Urban Education Policy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of policy analysis, planning, and development in urban public education.

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Rankings

  • US News (National)
    US News (National) 14
  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 53
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 56
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 33
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 8
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking
    ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 101

Admission Requirements

  • GPA Required
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 90
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 7.00
  • PTE Not required

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          • Testimony
            2008-2010, Teaching Assistant

            - Led a 10-student section for the “Management of Industrial/Nonprofit Organizations” course.Y- Facilitated discussions.Y- Graded student papers.Y- Advised students on coursework concerns.Y- Listened to student presentations.Y- Calculated and determined grades for over 500 students with a few select Teaching Assistants.

          • Testimony
            2001-2005, Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, Creative Writing

            - Created an intelligent agent that assembled travel packages for clients by buying and trading goods in a competition with other agentsY- Developed software that distributes heavy computational loads to multiple processorsY- Helped create new curriculum for java programming course; wrote support code for course projects; helped edit the book Object-Oriented Programming in Java: A Graphical Approach

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            1989-1992, Computer Engineering & Business Economics

            - Developed navigation & testing software modules for world’s 1st in-vehicle system using GPS and on board sensors.Y- Held various product, marketing, and business planning roles, initially on the i486, and later as product manager for the Pentium processor.Y- Worked on technology M&A transactions and leveraged investment opportunities for the Private Equity fund.