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Brown University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at Brown

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By Gender
MalesA-
FemalesA-
By Major
AccountingB-
Animal StudiesF
AnthropologyA-
ArchaeologyA
Art & Design DepartmentA
BiologyB+
Business - Management and AdministrationC+
ChemistryA
Civil EngineeringA+
Computer ScienceB+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA
EconomicsA-
Electrical EngineeringD
Engineering DepartmentB+
EnglishB+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA-
Geography and GeosciencesB
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A-
JournalismA+
LinguisticsA-
MathA-
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Music - Composition/TheoryA-
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA-
OtherB+
Perfomance ArtsA
PhilosophyA
PhysicsA-
Political ScienceA
PreLaw and LegalA-
PreMed and MedicalA-
PsychologyB-
Public PolicyA
Religion/ReligiousB+
SociologyA-
UndecidedA-

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Brown University
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B

Harvard University
 B+
Yale University
 B
Princeton University
 C+
Cornell University
 B
Stanford University
 B-
Columbia University in the City of New York
 B+
Dartmouth College
 B-
F
A+

Surrounding City

... The city is dirty near the restaurants and it's depressing throughout the long months of winter ...Read full comment
... It has challenging and wide-ranging academic options, faculty that genuinely care about a) their subject and b) their students, tons of extracur...Read full comment
... Additionaly, Providence is a great small city ...Read full comment
... PEOPLE: the best part about this university, theyre rbight and creative and talented, yet do not show off ACADEMICS: choose the right departments...Read full comment
... Providence has become far more gentrified since I was there, and is a great place to eat out, with easy transportation around the city, and easy...Read full comment
... However, it is very easily navigated and is a very mellow city ...Read full comment
... The city itself is small but has a lot of great places to eat, some pretty fun Latin clubs, and a beautiful bike path along the water ...Read full comment
... Initially i was afraid of being in a smaller town like Providence being from a city, however there are some clubs and bars, and once you have a c...Read full comment
... Plus, Providence is a great city -- not too big that you get problems like high crime, but not so small that there isn't a lot of stuff to do ...Read full comment
... Also: Providence is a cool city ...Read full comment
... What matters in an effective undergraduate education is the quality of teaching, a nurturing environment, and a lack of hindrances before studen...Read full comment
... I decided to transfer to Princeton, which I found to be perfect and the school is the reason I have my dream job, nice car and a beautiful apart...Read full comment

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