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Brown University is a mid sized (under 10,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in New England in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Brown University include: Economics, General with 137 Bachelors awards; International Relations and Affairs with 100 Bachelors awards; Human Biology with 89 Bachelors awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 86 Bachelors awards; Neuroscience with 84 Bachelors awards;. Brown University is located at One Prospect Street in Providence, RI 2912.

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Brown University Facts

Brown University is located at One Prospect Street in Providence, RI 2912

Total Applicants: 28,742
Percent Admitted: 10%
Dorm Capacity: 4,773
Graduation Rate: 95%
Retention Rate: 98%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 97%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 1%

Brown University telephone number: (401) 863-1000

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Brown University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $43,758
Total Cost In State: $58,140
Total Cost Out of State: $58,140

Admissions stats for Brown University

You have a 10% chance to get into Brown University and much of it depends on your GPA, Test scores and other factors

Student Demographics at Brown University
Brown University Demographics
Totals: 2,392
     Males: 1,139 (48% of total)
     Females: 1,253 (52% of total)
Asians: 326
     Asian Males: 127 (5% of total)
     Asian Females: 199 (8% of total)
Blacks: 107
     Black Males: 46 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 61 (3% of total)
Hispanics: 192
     Hispanic Males: 74 (3% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 118 (5% of total)
Native Americans: 11
     Native American Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 8 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 5
     Hawaiian Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 2 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 52
     Mixed Race Males: 18 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 34 (1% of total)
Whites: 1,069
     White Males: 537 (22% of total)
     White Females: 532 (22% of total)
Foreign Students: 391
     Foreign Males: 222 (9% of total)
     Foreign Females: 169 (7% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Brown University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Economics, General
(137 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(100 Bachelors degrees)
Human Biology
(89 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(86 Bachelors degrees)
(84 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(83 Bachelors degrees)
(78 PhD professional practice degrees)
Engineering, General
(77 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(65 Bachelors degrees)
Applied Mathematics, General
(64 Bachelors degrees)
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
(63 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(62 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(61 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(51 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(48 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(47 Masters degrees)
Creative Writing
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Engineering, General
(31 Masters degrees)
Chemistry, General
(29 Masters degrees)
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
(28 Bachelors degrees)
Mass Communication/Media Studies
(28 Bachelors degrees)
Public Policy Analysis, General
(27 Masters degrees)
Comparative Literature
(26 Bachelors degrees)
Education, General
(25 Bachelors degrees)
Art/Art Studies, General
(23 Bachelors degrees)
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Public Health, General
(22 Masters degrees)
Chemistry, General
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Urban Education and Leadership
(22 Masters degrees)
Geology/Earth Science, General
(19 Bachelors degrees)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of Brown University?
 Good Educational Value
 Safe Campus
 Greek Life
 Ethnic/Kosher Food Options
 Fast Internet
 Online Professor Communication
 Varsity Sports

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