At its 248th Commencement on Sunday, May 29, Brown University will confer a total of 2,630 degrees in all categories — undergraduate, graduate, medical and honorary.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Brown University will confer the following degrees at its 248th Commencement exercises Sunday, May 29, 2016. Degrees will be 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 — doctoral ceremony), on Pembroke Field (the Graduate School — master's ceremony) and on the College Green (University ceremony). Undergraduates will receive their individual diplomas at departmental ceremonies following the University ceremony.

Bachelor's Degrees

1,071
508
12

1,591

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

157
45
30
48
30
11
215
31

29
30


626

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)
Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership
Executive Master of Business Administration (Brown-IE Business School)

SUBTOTAL master’s degrees earned

Terminal/Professional Degrees

235
116

351

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

SUBTOTAL terminal/professional degrees earned

2,568

TOTAL of all earned degrees

Honorary Degrees

8
54

62

Honorary Doctorates
Master of Arts, ad eundem

SUBTOTAL honorary degrees

2,630

GRAND TOTAL of degrees
to be conferred May 29, 2016

Additional Commencement Coverage

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As his term culminates, Chancellor Tisch honored with celebration, portrait unveiling

Brown Corporation paves way for building projects, elects new trustees and fellows

Elsewhere on the Brown website:

Commencement & Reunion Weekend 2016 (video, social, more)

Brown Alumni Magazine: "This Is Who We Are" senior profiles

Graduate School's alumni medal goes to Google's Ramaswamy

Commencement 2016 live stream info