The 5th-year Master’s Degree option allows Brown Undergraduates to continue at the University for Master of Arts (A.M.) Degree after completing their Bachelor's Degree. Applicants to the 5th -Year program follow the regular procedures of applying to the Master’s program with the exception that the GRE is not required. Fifth-year candidates are expected to complete the Master’s in one year and earn an A.M. degree. It is required that 5th-Year Master’s students take two courses counting toward the Master’s degree (see below for course list) prior to matriculating into the Master’s program.
Students should have good mathematical preparation, including multivariable calculus, linear algebra, and mathematical probability using calculus .You may apply before completing these courses, however they need to have been completed prior to starting the program.