Brown gives students the freedom to direct their education
Offering approximately 2,000 courses each year in more than 40 academic departments, Brown attracts, challenges, and cultivates independent thinkers with the power and drive to create personally meaningful lives.
Brown’s Graduate School offers 50 doctoral programs and 27 master’s programs, including those of the School of Engineering. Brown offers an Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership, and has a joint program, the IE Brown Executive MBA. The Warren Alpert Medical School awards some 90 medical degrees per year, and, along with its 7 affiliated teaching hospitals, is a hub of research.
Graduate students at Brown work side-by-side with faculty who are leaders in their fields. The Open Graduate Programs project allows select Brown doctoral students to pursue a master’s degree in a secondary field.
Brown students are active learners. A large number of centers and institutes fuel their research. Study abroad programs and international collaborations reflect Brown’s commitment to promoting global learning.
Students passionate about public service turn to the Swearer Center for ways to take constructive action locally and around the world.
The Career Development Center helps students plan for futures that make productive use of their academic achievements.
Continuing Education delivers pre-college programs for high school students, undergraduate summer opportunities, and adult and professional programs, including the Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership.