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Brown University offers 111 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.

Art Majors

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
General Art Studies
· bachelor's degree
Art Programs Rating: Art Program Rating - Oustanding
Art Programs Ranking: #4 in USA
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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 Programs Rating: Biology Program Rating - Oustanding
Biology Programs Ranking: #8 in USA
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Business Majors

Business and Managerial Economics
· bachelor's degree
Entrepreneurial Studies
· bachelor's degree
Business Programs Rating: Business Program Rating - Excellent
Business Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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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 Programs Rating: Chemistry Program Rating - Excellent
Chemistry Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Communication and Journalism Majors

Mass Communication
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Communication and Journalism Programs Rating: Communication and Journalism Program Rating - Excellent
Communication and Journalism Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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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 Programs Rating: Computer Science Program Rating - Oustanding
Computer Science Programs Ranking: #7 in USA
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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 Programs Rating: Economics Program Rating - Oustanding
Economics Programs Ranking: #6 in USA
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Education Majors

Bilingual and Multilingual Education
· master's degree
Elementary Education and Teaching
· master's degree
English Teacher Education
· master's degree
General Education
· bachelor's degree
General Science Teacher Education
· master's degree
Social Studies Teacher Education
· master's degree
Urban Education and Leadership
· master's degree
Education Programs Rating: Education Program Rating - Oustanding
Education Programs Ranking: #4 in USA
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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
Engineering Programs Rating: Engineering Program Rating - Oustanding
Engineering Programs Ranking: #10 in USA
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English and Literature Majors

Comparative Literature
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Creative Writing
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
English Teacher Education
· 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
English and Literature Programs Rating: English and Literature Program Rating - Oustanding
English and Literature Programs Ranking: #5 in USA
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Ethnic and Cultural Studies Majors

African Studies
· bachelor's degree
· doctoral degree
Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
· bachelor's degree
· master'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 and Caribbean Studies
· bachelor's degree
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
· bachelor's degree
Slavic Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
South Asian Studies
· bachelor's degree
United States Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Women's Studies
· bachelor's degree
Ethnic and Cultural Studies Programs Rating: Ethnic and Cultural Studies Program Rating - Excellent
Ethnic and Cultural Studies Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Film and Acting Majors

Acting
· master's degree
Playwriting and Screenwriting
· master's degree
Film and Acting Programs Rating: Film and Acting Program Rating - Excellent
Film and Acting Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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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 Languages Programs Rating: Foreign Languages Program Rating - Excellent
Foreign Languages Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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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
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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 Programs Rating: Geology Program Rating - Excellent
Geology Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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History Majors

Ancient Civilization Studies
· bachelor's degree
Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
· bachelor's degree
· master'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 Programs Rating: History Program Rating - Oustanding
History Programs Ranking: #6 in USA
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Library and Museum Majors

Museum Studies
· master's degree
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Management Majors

Business and Managerial Economics
· bachelor's degree
Entrepreneurial Studies
· bachelor's degree
Health Services Administration
· master's degree
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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
Mathematics Programs Rating: Mathematics Program Rating - Oustanding
Mathematics Programs Ranking: #7 in USA
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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
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Health Services Administration
· 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
Medical Programs Rating: Medical Program Rating - Oustanding
Medical Programs Ranking: #6 in USA
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Medical Assistant Majors

General Health Services and Allied Health Sciences
· doctoral degree
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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
Music Programs Rating: Music Program Rating - Excellent
Music Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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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
Natural Resources and Environment Programs Rating: Natural Resources and Environment Program Rating - Excellent
Natural Resources and Environment Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Nursing Majors

General Health Services and Allied Health Sciences
· doctoral degree
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Philosophy Majors

Philosophy
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Philosophy Programs Rating: Philosophy Program Rating - Excellent
Philosophy Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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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 Programs Rating: Physics Program Rating - Excellent
Physics Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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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 Programs Rating: Political Science Program Rating - Oustanding
Political Science Programs Ranking: #6 in USA
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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
Psychology Programs Rating: Psychology Program Rating - Excellent
Psychology Programs Ranking: Top 25%
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Social Work Majors

Public Policy Analysis
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
Social Work Programs Rating: Social Work Program Rating - Excellent
Social Work Programs Ranking: Top 10%
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Sociology and Anthropology Majors

Anthropology
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Other Social Sciences
· bachelor's degree
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
· 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 and Anthropology Programs Rating: Sociology and Anthropology Program Rating - Excellent
Sociology and Anthropology Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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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
Theater and Drama Programs Rating: Theater and Drama Program Rating - Excellent
Theater and Drama Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Theology and Religion Majors

Jewish Studies
· bachelor's degree
Religious Studies
· bachelor's degree
· master's degree
· doctoral degree
Theology and Religion Programs Rating: Theology and Religion Program Rating - Excellent
Theology and Religion Programs Ranking: Top 5%
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Urban Development Majors

Urban Studies
· bachelor's degree
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