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Brown University offers 109 majors and allows you to earn your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Below we list majors offered at Brown University as well as diplomas and certificates available for each major.

Architecture Majors

Architecture
· bachelor's degree
+ Architecture-Colleges.com program rating: Architecture Program Rating - Very Good
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Art Majors

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Art Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ Best-Art-Colleges.com program rating: Art Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Art colleges in Rhode Island

Biology Majors

Biochemistry
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Bioethics and Medical Ethics
· bachelor's degree
Biomedical Engineering
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Biophysics
· bachelor's degree
Biostatistics
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Biotechnology
· master's degree
Cellular and Molecular Biology
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Computational Biology
· bachelor's degree
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Epidemiology
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Biology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Human Biology
· bachelor's degree
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
· bachelor's degree
Molecular Medicine
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Neuroscience
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Biology-Colleges.com program rating: Biology Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Biology colleges in Rhode Island

Business Majors

Business and Managerial Economics
· bachelor's degree
Entrepreneurial Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ Best-Business-Colleges.com program rating: Business Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Business colleges in Rhode Island

Chemistry Majors

Biochemistry
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Chemical Physics
· bachelor's degree
General Chemistry
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Geochemistry
· bachelor's degree
+ Chemistry-Schools.com program rating: Chemistry Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Chemistry colleges in Rhode Island

Communication and Journalism Majors

Mass Communication
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Journalism-Schools.com program rating: Communication and Journalism Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Communication and Journalism colleges in Rhode Island

Computer Science Majors

General Computer Science
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Computer and Information Sciences
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Computer-Science-Schools.com program rating: Computer Science Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Computer Science colleges in Rhode Island

Economics Majors

Business and Managerial Economics
· bachelor's degree
Development Economics and International Development
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
· bachelor's degree
General Economics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Economics-Colleges.com program rating: Economics Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Economics colleges in Rhode Island

Education Majors

Bilingual and Multilingual Education
· master's degree
General Education
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
General Science Teacher Education
· master's degree
Social Studies Teacher Education
· master's degree
Urban Education and Leadership
· master's degree
+ Best-Education-Schools.com program rating: Education Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Education colleges in Rhode Island

Engineering Majors

Biomedical Engineering
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Engineering Physics
· bachelor's degree
General Engineering
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Best-Engineering-Colleges.com program rating: Engineering Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Engineering colleges in Rhode Island

English and Literature Majors

Comparative Literature
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Creative Writing
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
General English Language and Literature
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Linguistics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
+ Literature-Schools.com program rating: English and Literature Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All English and Literature colleges in Rhode Island

Ethnic and Cultural Studies Majors

African Studies
· bachelor's degree
Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
· bachelor's degree
· doctoral degree
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis
· master's degree
East Asian Studies
· bachelor's degree
Ethnic Studies
· bachelor's degree
French Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
German Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Hispanic and Puerto Rican Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Italian Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Latin American Studies
· bachelor's degree
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
· bachelor's degree
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
· bachelor's degree
Slavic Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
South Asian Studies
· bachelor's degree
United States Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Women's Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ Foreign-Language-Colleges.com program rating: Ethnic and Cultural Studies Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Ethnic and Cultural Studies colleges in Rhode Island

Film and Acting Majors

Acting
· master's degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
+ Film-Colleges.com program rating: Film and Acting Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Film and Acting colleges in Rhode Island

Foreign Languages Majors

Ancient Greek Language and Literature
· bachelor's degree
Classical Indian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
· bachelor's degree
French Language and Literature
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Classical Languages, Literature and Linguistics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Latin Language and Literature
· bachelor's degree
Portuguese Language and Literature
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Spanish Language and Literature
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Foreign-Language-Colleges.com program rating: Foreign Languages Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Foreign Languages colleges in Rhode Island

General Studies Majors

General Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Human Biology
· bachelor's degree
Other Interdisciplinary Studies
· bachelor's degree
Science, Technology and Society
· bachelor's degree
+ All General Studies colleges in Rhode Island

Geology Majors

General Geology and Earth Science
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Geochemistry
· bachelor's degree
Geophysics and Seismology
· bachelor's degree
+ Geology-Schools.com program rating: Geology Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Geology colleges in Rhode Island

History Majors

Ancient Civilization Studies
· bachelor's degree
Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
· bachelor's degree
· doctoral degree
Archeology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General History
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ History-Schools.com program rating: History Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All History colleges in Rhode Island

Library and Museum Majors

Museum Studies
· master's degree
+ All Library and Museum colleges in Rhode Island

Management Majors

Business and Managerial Economics
· bachelor's degree
Entrepreneurial Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ All Management colleges in Rhode Island

Mathematics Majors

Applied Mathematics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Computational Mathematics
· bachelor's degree
General Mathematics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Statistics
· bachelor's degree
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
· bachelor's degree
+ Math-Colleges.com program rating: Mathematics Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Mathematics colleges in Rhode Island

Medical Majors

Behavioral Aspects of Health
· master's degree
Bioethics and Medical Ethics
· bachelor's degree
Biomedical Engineering
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
· bachelor's degree
General Health Services and Allied Health Sciences
· doctoral degree
General Public Health
· master's degree
Medical Scientist
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Medicine
· doctoral degree
Molecular Medicine
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Neuroscience
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Pathology
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Med-Colleges.com program rating: Medical Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Medical colleges in Rhode Island

Medical Assistant Majors

General Health Services and Allied Health Sciences
· doctoral degree
+ All Medical Assistant colleges in Rhode Island

Music Majors

General Music
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Music Technology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Best-Music-Colleges.com program rating: Music Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Music colleges in Rhode Island

Natural Resources and Environment Majors

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Environmental Science
· bachelor's degree
Environmental Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
· bachelor's degree
+ Environmental-Colleges.com program rating: Natural Resources and Environment Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Natural Resources and Environment colleges in Rhode Island

Nursing Majors

General Health Services and Allied Health Sciences
· doctoral degree
+ All Nursing colleges in Rhode Island

Philosophy Majors

Philosophy
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Philosophy-Colleges.com program rating: Philosophy Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Philosophy colleges in Rhode Island

Physics Majors

Biophysics
· bachelor's degree
Chemical Physics
· bachelor's degree
Engineering Physics
· bachelor's degree
General Physics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Geophysics and Seismology
· bachelor's degree
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
· bachelor's degree
+ Physics-Schools.com program rating: Physics Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Physics colleges in Rhode Island

Political Science Majors

Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis
· master's degree
General Political Science and Government
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
International Relations and Affairs
· bachelor's degree
+ Political-Science-Schools.com program rating: Political Science Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Political Science colleges in Rhode Island

Psychology Majors

Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Cognitive Science
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Psychology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Psycolleges.com program rating: Psychology Program Rating - Oustanding
+ All Psychology colleges in Rhode Island

Social Work Majors

Public Policy Analysis
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
+ Social-Work-Colleges.com program rating: Social Work Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Social Work colleges in Rhode Island

Sociology and Anthropology Majors

Anthropology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Other Social Sciences
· bachelor's degree
Social Studies Teacher Education
· master's degree
Sociology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Urban Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ Sociology-Schools.com program rating: Sociology and Anthropology Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Sociology and Anthropology colleges in Rhode Island

Theater and Drama Majors

Acting
· master's degree
Directing and Theatrical Production
· master's degree
General Drama and Theatre Arts
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
+ Theatre-Schools.com program rating: Theater and Drama Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Theater and Drama colleges in Rhode Island

Theology and Religion Majors

Jewish Studies
· bachelor's degree
Religious Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
+ Philosophy-Colleges.com program rating: Theology and Religion Program Rating - Excellent
+ All Theology and Religion colleges in Rhode Island

Urban Development Majors

Urban Studies
· bachelor's degree
+ All Urban Development colleges in Rhode Island

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