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Brown University

Brown University

One Prospect Street
Providence, RI 2912
(401) 863-1000

Brown University is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1764. This university is in the center of Providence. Brown is the oldest the fifth biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island. This mid-sized university offers subjects including language and biomedical engineering. This university offers 85 degrees at the bachelors level, 61 degrees at the masters level, and 50 doctoral level degrees to students. 8,705 students sought degrees from the 103 programs at this university in 2010. This university is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. Brown is the only institutions with a medical school in Rhode Island.

Admission

In 2010, 30,135 students applied to this university for admission. It admitted approximately 8% of applicants or 2,712 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 30,135 students applied to this university for admission. It admitted approximately 8% of applicants or 2,712 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 9%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 8%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 11%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 8,705 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 8,705 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4178
  • Total Enrolled Female: 4527
  • Undergraduate Male: 2969
  • Undergraduate Female: 3349
  • Graduate Male: 1170
  • Graduate Female: 1217
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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