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Distributed May 29, 2004
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Brown to confer 2,104 degrees at 236th Commencement May 31, 2004

Brown President Ruth J. Simmons will preside at the University’s 236th Commencement exercises Monday, May 31, 2004, during which 2,104 degrees will be conferred.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. —Brown President Ruth J. Simmons will confer the following degrees during the University’s 236th Commencement Monday, May 31, 2004.

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Bachelor’s degrees

1,221Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
259Bachelor of Science (Sc.B.)
9Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science (AB/ScB)

1,489Subtotal bachelor’s degrees earned

Master’s degrees

151Master of Arts (A.M.)
104Master of Science (Sc.M.)
42Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.)
14Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)
6Master of Medical Science (M.M.Sc.)
11Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)

328Subtotal master’s degrees earned

Terminal/Professional degrees

147Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
87Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

234Subtotal terminal/professional degrees earned

2,051Subtotal of all earned degrees

Honorary Degrees

9Honorary Doctorates
44Master of Arts, ad eundem

53Subtotal honorary degrees

2,104GRAND TOTAL of all degrees to be awarded Monday, May 31, 2004

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