Non-Degree Programs

In addition to undergraduate and graduate degree programs, Brown offers certificates, an array of pre-college programs for high school students, and no-cost, no-credit online courses to learners across the globe.


Certificate in Clinical and Translational Research

The School of Public Health’s Certificate Program in Clinical and Translational Research is designed for physicians, doctorally trained basic scientists, and students in doctoral or medical programs.

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Certificate in Digital Health Innovation

The Digital Health Innovation Certificate program brings together world-class experts from our School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the 永信贵宾会 School of Medicine in a cross-disciplinary program to equip healthcare professionals, engineers, researchers, and entrepreneurs with the skills to transform the healthcare landscape through digital healthcare innovation.

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Certificate in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teaching

The Certificate in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Teaching is a journey and an opportunity to learn how to teach MBSR from highly-experienced MBSR instructors and teacher-trainers.

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Custom Programs for Organizations

Brown faculty and staff work collaboratively with a company’s leadership to design a program to develop talent, advance corporate goals and address organizational challenges.

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Pre-College Programs

Each summer, secondary students from across the globe choose Brown University Pre-College Programs to experience the challenge of college-level life and learning.

The wide array of academic program offerings, both on the Brown campus and through location-based programs in the U.S. and abroad, are designed to reflect the University’s wide-reaching curriculum. Each brings together students who share a common intellectual interest — and invites them into a community of learners where they will find an exceptionally diverse array of intellectual passions among their peers.

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No-Cost, No-Credit Online Courses

With courses on topics ranging from the intersection of art and medicine to mass surveillance to the ethics of memory, Brown offers no-cost, no-credit online programs that bring the University’s distinctive approach to learners across the globe.

Launched in partnership with edX, the University’s BrownX initiative showcases the best of Brown through massive open online courses (MOOCs) accessible on a global scale to a wide variety of learners.