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Providence, Rhode Island•
Private 4 Year•
10,000 - 19,999
Brown University is a private Ivy League research university in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Founded in 1764 as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, Brown is the seventh-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution.
Located in Providence, Rhode Island.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2021 Best Colleges in America
#12 of 6828
2021 Best Colleges in Rhode island
#1 of 23
Best English Colleges & Universities in America
#1 of 1207
The most popular major at Brown University is Social Sciences followed by Biomedical, Medical, Computer Sciences and Engineering.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Brown University within four or six years.