Brown University - Master's Degree

Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. At its foundation, Brown was the first college in the United States to accept students regardless of their religious affiliation.

  • Average Tution USD 49,346

School Description

Women were first admitted to Brown in 1891. The Women’s College was later renamed Pembroke College in Brown University before merging with Brown College, the men’s undergraduate school, in 1971. The northern section of campus where the women’s school was situated is known today as the Pembroke Campus. Notable alumni include John F. Kennedy, Jr., Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, CNN founder Ted Turner and actor and UN Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson.

Master Programs

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    American Studies

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the history, society, politics, culture, and economics of one or more of the Hispanic peoples of the North and South American Continents outside Canada and the United States, including the study of the Pre-Columbian period and the flow of immigrants from other societies.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Biomedical Engineering

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of biomedical and health systems and products such as integrated biomedical systems, instrumentation, medical information systems, artificial organs and prostheses, and health management and care delivery systems.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Business Administration

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Computer Science

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Education

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the theory and practice of learning and teaching, and related research, administrative and support services.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Engineering

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    History

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the study and interpretation of past events, institutions, issues, and cultures.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Physics

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Public Health

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares registered nurses to promote health and provide preventive and curative nursing services for groups or communities under the supervision of a public health agency. Includes instruction in community and rural health, family therapy and intervention, disease prevention, health education, and community health assessment.

  • Brown University
    Providence, RI 02912, United States

    Public Humanities

    USD 48,272 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on combined studies and research in the humanities subjects as distinguished from the social and physical sciences, emphasizing languages, literatures, art, music, philosophy and religion.

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  • US News (National) 14
  • Times World University Rankings 51
  • QS Rankings (Global) 53
  • SchoolApply Ranking 27
  • Forbes (USA) 9
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 101

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  • Minimum SAT 670
  • Minimum ACT 30

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    Established in 1764

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    At Brown, nearly half of the junior class studies abroad each year in 47 different countries. The School of Engineering at Brown offers concentrations in biomedical, chemical and biochemical, civil, computer, electrical, materials and mechanical engineering.

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          • 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.

          • 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

          • 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.