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The strongest advocates for a Brown education are our students themselves.

With innovative, student-centered learning experience, our professional education programs are designed to break down silos and integrate a diversity of perspectives to bring new ideas forward.

Our admission process challenges us to discover how each applicant would contribute to — and benefit from — Brown's diverse and collaborative culture. Taking a holistic look at each application, we will consider your unique talents, accomplishments, energy, curiosity, perspective and identity. If you are drawn to our program, we strongly encourage you to apply. We look forward to getting to know you.

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SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Virtual

    Class of 2020 Virtual Degree Conferral Ceremony

    Location: Virtual
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    Our soon-to-be graduates have worked incredibly hard to get to this moment. While we may be apart, and experiencing this important milestone in ways none of us expected, we at Brown are excited to host three separate Virtual Degree Conferral Ceremonies to commend our graduates on their tremendous achievements.

    We will celebrate this important milestone with the Brown community around the world — virtually, for now, and together again on campus at Commencement next spring.

    You can access the ceremonies online on Sunday, May 24, starting at 1 p.m. EDT. They will feature remarks from University leaders and graduates, the virtual conferral of degrees, and an opportunity to sing the alma mater in unison, wherever we may be.

     

    The Graduate School Virtual Degree Conferral Ceremony 

    Order of events:

    • Invocation by Chaplain of the University Janet Cooper Nelson
    • Greeting by Dean of the Graduate School Andrew G. Campbell
    • Address by President Christina H. Paxson
    • Address by Abdullah Shihipar ’20 M.P.H.
    • Address by Miroslava Nikolaeva Nikolova ’20 Ph.D.
    • Presentation of Awards by Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Thomas A. Lewis, Associate Dean of Master’s Education Shayna Kessel and Graduate Student Council President Kathryn Thompson
    • Conferral of Master’s, Executive Master’s and Doctoral Degrees by President Paxson
    • The Alma Mater
  • Virtual

    Virtual Information Session | IE Brown Executive MBA

    Location: Online
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    During the session, Program Director Brendan McNally will introduce prospective students to the IE Brown Executive MBA program and answer questions including:

    • What makes the program unique?
    • Who should consider this program?
    • What is the admission process?

    Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A with Brendan during the session.

    Interested in joining but unable to attend live? Register and we’ll send you a recording of the session.

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    Virtual Information Session | IE Brown Executive MBA

    Location: Online
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    Our IE Brown Executive MBA program combines Brown University’s expertise in humanities and social science with IE’s in-depth experience with global best-business practices to create a program unlike any other executive MBA on the market. Speak directly to alumni from the program and learn how this program can help your personal and professional development.