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Brandeis University
Waltham, MA
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin  
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

African-American/Black Studies

American/United States Studies/Civilization

Anthropology

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Biochemistry

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Biophysics

Business/Commerce, General

Chemistry, General

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General

Comparative Literature

Computer Science

Creative Writing

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

East Asian Studies

Economics, General

Education, General

English Language and Literature, General

Environmental Studies

European Studies/Civilization

Film/Cinema/Video Studies

Fine/Studio Arts, General

French Language and Literature

German Language and Literature

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Hebrew Language and Literature

History, General

International/Global Studies

Latin American Studies

Linguistics

Mathematics, General

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Music, General

Near and Middle Eastern Studies

Neuroscience

Philosophy

Physics, General

Political Science and Government, Other

Psychology, General

Russian Language and Literature

Sociology

Spanish Language and Literature

Women's Studies

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Social sciences, Biological/life sciences, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Engineering
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Internships, Semester at sea, Washington semester
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees No online degree programs
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Required
Math/Science Required for all students
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Not available
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 358
Part-Time Faculty 162
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 95%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 15% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size Not reported
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 2,218,245
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 130
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction Offered
Tutoring Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Software Engineering, Master of Science, Master of Public Policy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Finance, Master of Education, Master of Arts
Master's Programs of Study

Anthropology

Bioinformatics

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Biotechnology

Business Administration and Management--General

Cell Biology

Chemistry

Child and Family Studies

Classics

Cognitive Sciences

Communication--General

Computer Science

Computer and Information Systems Security

Conflict Resolution and Mediation/Peace Studies

Developmental Psychology

Distance Education Development

Economics

Educational Leadership and Administration

Elementary Education

English

Entrepreneurship

Finance and Banking

Gender Studies

Genetic Counseling

Genetics

Health Informatics

Health Services Management and Hospital Administration

History

Human Services

Human-Computer Interaction

Humanities

Inorganic Chemistry

International Affairs

International Business

International Health

Internet and Interactive Multimedia

Jewish Studies

Linguistics

Management Information Systems

Management Strategy and Policy

Marketing

Mathematics

Medical Informatics

Microbiology

Molecular Biology

Music

Near and Middle Eastern Languages

Near and Middle Eastern Studies

Neurobiology

Neuroscience

Nonprofit Management

Organic Chemistry

Philosophy

Physical Chemistry

Physics

Political Science

Project Management

Psychology--General

Public Policy

Real Estate

Religious Education

Secondary Education

Social Psychology

Sociology

Software Engineering

Sustainability Management

Sustainable Development

Theater

Women's Studies

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy
Doctoral Programs of Study

Anthropology

Biochemistry

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Biophysics

Cell Biology

Chemistry

Child and Family Studies

Cognitive Sciences

Developmental Psychology

Disability Studies

Economics

English

Finance and Banking

Gender Studies

Genetics

Health Education

History

Inorganic Chemistry

International Business

International Health

Jewish Studies

Mathematics

Microbiology

Molecular Biology

Music

Near and Middle Eastern Languages

Near and Middle Eastern Studies

Neurobiology

Neuroscience

Organic Chemistry

Physical Chemistry

Physics

Political Science

Psychology--General

Social Psychology

Sociology

Women's Studies