Brown University President Christina Paxson conferred 2,419 degrees, including 1,554 bachelor's degrees, 491 master's degrees, 318 terminal or professional degrees, and 56 honorary master’s and doctoral degrees at the University’s 245th Commencement Sunday, May 26, 2013. The Commencement program, including names of all degree recipients, is available online. See also:
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Brown University conferred the following degrees during its 245th Commencement Sunday, May 26, 2013. Degrees were conferred during ceremonies at the First Baptist Meeting House (the College), in the First Unitarian Church (the Alpert Medical School), on Simmons Quadrangle (the Graduate School), and on the College Green (honorary degrees).

The full Commencement program, including the names of all degree recipients, is available online.

  

Bachelor’s Degrees

1,069
471
14

1,554

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
Bachelor of Science (Sc.B.)
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science (A.B./Sc.B.)

SUBTOTAL bachelor’s degrees earned

Master’s Degrees

182
30
29
3
36
15
166
30

491

Master of Arts (A.M.)
Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.)
Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)
Master of Public Affairs (M.P.A.)
Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)
Master of Public Policy (M.P.P.)
Master of Science (Sc.M.)
Master of Science in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Engineering (Sc.M. IMEE)

SUBTOTAL master’s degrees earned

Terminal/Professional Degrees

205
113

318

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

SUBTOTAL terminal/professional degrees earned

2,363

TOTAL of all earned degrees

Honorary Degrees

6
50

56

Honorary Doctorates
Master of Arts, ad eundem

SUBTOTAL honorary degrees

2,419

GRAND TOTAL of degrees to be conferred May 26, 2013