Brown University Graduate Schools

Brown University (referred to as Brown) is a Private, 4 years school located in Providence, RI. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Brown University is $62,083 in average. The school has 3,214 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,257 including undergraduate students.

Brown University Graduate School Overview

Brown University (referred to as Brown) is a Private, 4 years school located in Providence, RI. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (7/1/1929 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Brown Directory Information
School NameBrown University (Brown)
AddressOne Prospect Street, Providence, RI 02912
Phone401-863-1000
Webhttps://www.brown.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.commonapp.org
Financial Infohttps://www.brown.edu/about/administration/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Brown University is $62,083 in average. The school has 3,214 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,257 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 169 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Brown Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$62,083
Student Population3,214
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs169 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio6 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Brown University is $62,083 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,904. Brown University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Brown 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$60,944
Required Fees$1,139
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,904
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Brown
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Brown University is $62,083. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.85% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$52,231$974
2018-2019$54,320$1,012
2019-2020$57,112$1,068
2020-2021$59,254$1,109
2021-2022$60,944$1,139
The graduate school tuition & fees of Brown is very expensive compared to private graduate schools in Rhode Island. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Rhode Island graduate tuition is $23,804 (public) / $26,321 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Brown University$62,083
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Rhode Island Graduate Schools$12,956$25,901
Public$12,956$23,804
Private$26,321
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,345 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Brown University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.78% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$14,020$2,040
2018-2019$14,670$2,071
2019-2020$15,332$2,122
2020-2021$15,908$2,202
2021-2022$16,346$2,268
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,904 at Brown University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.86% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,632
2018-2019$1,697
2019-2020$1,784
2020-2021$1,851
2021-2022$1,904

Graduate Programs at Brown

Brown University offers 172 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,045 students have completed their study at Brown University.
Offered Degrees at Brown University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree810717
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship890208
Doctor's degree - other10120
Post Bachelor's Degree100
Total17201,045
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Brown University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Medical Scientist program with 0 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Engineering program with 69 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 120 completers.
Brown University offers 172 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 1,045 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 717 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 120 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Studies0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 26 completers-
African Studies3-
American/United States Studies/Civilization13-
Slavic Studies5-
French Studies1-
German Studies0-
Italian Studies1-
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies3-
Communication and Journalism [+] 3 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Mass Communication/Media Studies3-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 84 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science58-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance26-
Education [+] 58 completers-
Education0-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education0-
Urban Education and Leadership22-
Elementary Education and Teaching10-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education12-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education2-
Social Studies Teacher Education12-
Engineering [+] 83 completers-
Engineering69-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering14-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 8 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics1-
Comparative Literature4-
French Language and Literature0-
Portuguese Language and Literature2-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1-
English Language And Literature [+] 18 completers-
English Language and Literature6-
Creative Writing12-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 76 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences4-
Biochemistry0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology5-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology2-
Biostatistics20-
Biotechnology27-
Epidemiology8-
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology8-
Molecular Medicine0-
Neuroscience2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 13 completers-
Mathematics2-
Applied Mathematics11-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 40 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Mathematics and Computer Science0-
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis12-
Museology/Museum Studies0-
Science, Technology and Society21-
Behavioral Sciences4-
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology0-
Cognitive Science3-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 6 completers-
Philosophy5-
Religion/Religious Studies1-
Physical Sciences [+] 54 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry11-
Geology/Earth Science11-
Physics32-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology0-
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics0-
Experimental Psychology2-
Human Services [+] 53 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis53$58,000
Social Sciences [+] 40 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods0-
Anthropology6-
Archeology0-
Economics0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics22-
Development Economics and International Development0-
Political Science and Government7-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 19 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0$21,400
Playwriting and Screenwriting2-
Acting11-
Directing and Theatrical Production2-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1-
Music0-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology1-
Music Technology2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 88 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Scientist24-
Public Health40$52,600
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Health Services Administration14-
Behavioral Aspects of Health10-
Business [+] 30 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management30-
History [+] 16 completers-
History16-
Total717
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Studies0-
Environmental Science0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 13 completers-
African Studies3-
American/United States Studies/Civilization5-
East Asian Studies0-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies0-
South Asian Studies0-
Slavic Studies3-
French Studies0-
German Studies1-
Italian Studies0-
Latin American and Caribbean Studies0-
Ethnic Studies0-
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Mass Communication/Media Studies1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science10-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Education0-
Engineering [+] 24 completers-
Engineering20-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering4-
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 5 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics0-
Comparative Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Portuguese Language and Literature2-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3-
English Language And Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Creative Writing0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry0-
Biophysics0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology11-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology5-
Biostatistics1-
Computational Biology1-
Biotechnology2-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography0-
Epidemiology8-
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology4-
Molecular Medicine1-
Neuroscience6-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 21 completers-
Mathematics8-
Applied Mathematics13-
Computational Mathematics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Science, Technology and Society0-
Ancient Studies/Civilization1-
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology0-
Cognitive Science2-
Human Biology0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 9 completers-
Philosophy7-
Religion/Religious Studies2-
Physical Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Astronomy0-
Chemistry14-
Geology/Earth Science8-
Geochemistry0-
Geophysics and Seismology0-
Physics10-
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Psychology0-
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics0-
Experimental Psychology1-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Social Sciences [+] 26 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods0-
Anthropology1-
Archeology3-
Economics0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics13-
Development Economics and International Development0-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Political Science and Government5-
Sociology4-
Urban Studies/Affairs0-
Social Sciences (other)0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 10 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts3-
Art/Art Studies0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation4-
Music0-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology1-
Music Technology2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Scientist0-
Public Health0-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Behavioral Aspects of Health0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
History [+] 7 completers-
History7-
Total208
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 120 completers-
Medicine120-
Total120
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Medical Scientist0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at Brown

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,156 students enrolled into Brown University graduate schools where it has total 10,257 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,008 full-time and 148 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,564 male and 1,592 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,1561,5641,592
Full-time3,0081,5071,501
Part-tme1485791
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,107 White (35.08%), 218 Black/African American (6.91%), 274 Hispanic (8.68%), 331 Asian (10.49%), and 1,226 students with other races. 955 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,1561,5641,592
American Indian/Native American725
Asian331158173
Black/African American21877141
Hispanic274128146
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander303
White1,107534573
Two More1184573
Un-Known1436875
Non-resident Alien955552403
Brown University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,150 graduate students (36.44% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 715 graduate students (22.66% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,156
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,150
Enrolled Some Online Courses715
Not in Online Courses1,291

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