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Engineering : Brown University

Brown University
AddressOne Prospect Street
CityProvidence
StateRI
Zip02912
TypePrivate not-for-profit
LevelFour or more years
Total Students9458
Student to Faculty Ratio9:1
Admission Rate9.49%
Carnegie ClassificationResearch Universities (very high research activity)
Fees
Undergrad Application Fees$75
Grad Application Fees$75
EnrollmentFees (/yr)Required Fees(/yr)
Undergrad In-State$48272$1074
Undergrad Out-State$48272$1074
Grad In-State$48272$874
Grad Out-State$48272$874
SAT Score**
SectionScore (25/75) percentile
Critical Reading680/780
Math690/780
Writing690/780
ACT Score**
SectionScore (25/75) percentile
Composite31/34
English32/35
Math34/34
Writing0/0
**Above numbers are at University/College level (not for a particular department or program)

Courses/Degrees

Engineering
Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Engineering Physics

Established in 1847, the undergraduate engineering program at the University is the oldest in the Ivy League and the third oldest civilian engineering program in the country, preceded only by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1824) and Union College (1845)

  • PhD students per full faculty member: 3.1
  • All PhD students are guaranteed five years of financial support.
  • Brown accepts approximately 12 percent of applicants for engineering PhD programs.

    The Graduate School requires all applicants to submit GRE scores except for 5th Year Masters.
    TOEFL requirements

  • 577 Paper-based test
  • 233 Computer-based test
  • 90 Internet-based test, IELTS Minimum overall band score of 7



  • Engineering Resources

    RankUniversity
    42. University of Massachusetts Amherst
    43. University of Arizona
    44. Brown University
    45. Rutgers University-New Brunswick
    46. University of Notre Dame

    GRE Scores and Admissions