Brandeis University

Waltham, MA
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Brandeis University Review

Waltham, MA, 415 South St
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Career Preparation A
Students and Culture A-
Facilities B+
Activities and Groups A-
A-
Excellent

Brandeis University is a medium sized, private, four-year university enrolling 5,752 students and offering 124 degrees in Waltham, MA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Brandeis University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
918 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
5
American/united States Studies/civilization
23
Anthropology
50
9
0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
4
10
Community Organization and Advocacy
0
10
Comparative Literature
4
East Asian Studies
24
European Studies/civilization
4
French Studies
6
German Studies
2
Health Policy Analysis
108
20
History
44
4
1
Humanities/humanistic Studies
1
International/global Studies
85
6
Latin American Studies
3
Linguistics
16
8
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
12
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
15
18
6
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
27
Philosophy
16
12
Political Science
74
2
2
Psychology
138
13
3
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
2
Public Policy Analysis
36
26
Russian Studies
5
Sociology
40
2
2
Spanish and Iberian Studies
7
Women's Studies
12
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
631 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commerce
117
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
1
Development Economics and International Development
89
Economics
127
Finance
55
International Business
0
56
International Economics
103
6
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
43
Project Management
34
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Mathematics and Science
422 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
19
6
2
Bioinformatics
5
Biology
150
0
Biophysics
7
0
2
Biotechnology
0
9
Cellular and Molecular Biology
13
7
Chemistry
35
8
6
Human/medical Genetics
8
Mathematics
41
5
0
3
Neuroscience
46
10
6
Physics
21
3
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Education and Liberal Arts
153 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American History (United States)
0
7
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
11
Creative Writing
21
Education
19
Elementary Education and Teaching
0
18
English Language and Literature
42
6
3
Foreign Language Teacher Education
5
Secondary Education and Teaching
0
21
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Computer Technology
124 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
22
1
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
10
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management
21
Computer Science
43
23
0
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Art and Design
77 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
21
Film/cinema/video Studies
27
Fine Arts
12
0
Music
4
0
Music Theory and Composition
0
1
1
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
0
8
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Engineering
19 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Studies
19
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Healthcare
12 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Genetic Counseling/counselor
0
Medical Informatics
12
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Brandeis University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioinformatics
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management
Medical Informatics
Project Management
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Sociology and American Studies, Class of 1996

Alumni events, lifetime resources through career center, and in early years, the job boards were helpful.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Sociology and American Studies, Class of 1996

Incredible faculty and opportunity to pursue research, discovery, and cross-disciplinary work. Big commitment to teaching and to social justice.

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
History , Class of 1993

This was a long time ago, so there were not many computer labs. The dorms were stale, and the dining halls were drab. But things have probably changed.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
History , Class of 1993

Everyone seemed to keep to themselves. There was not much school spirit. But, that's Brandeis.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sociology and American Studies, Class of 1996

Waltham Group, theatre, political organizing.

Rated January 2016
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