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Harvard University - Cambridge, MA

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

Harvard University

School Overview

Highest degree offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Type of Institution: Private not-for-profit
Religious affiliation: Not Applicable

Contacting the School

Student Body Size and Diversity

Total Enrollment: 31,120
Full-time enrollment: 20,918
Part-time enrollment: 10,202
% Women: 48.86%
% Men: 51.14%
Minority Enrollment
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.17%
Asian: 14.73%
Black or African American: 5.41%
Hispanic/Latino: 8.45%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0.12%

Degree Levels

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice

Degree Programs

Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Environmental Studies
Architecture And Related Services
  • Architecture
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Architectural History and Criticism, General
  • Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • East Asian Studies
  • Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Russian Studies
  • South Asian Studies
  • Ural-Altaic and Central Asian Studies
  • German Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Women's Studies
  • Gay/Lesbian Studies
  • Folklore Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Science
  • Education, General
  • Multicultural Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
  • Secondary School Administration/Principalship
  • Urban Education and Leadership
  • Educational/Instructional Technology
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Education, Other
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Linguistics
  • Comparative Literature
  • African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Korean Language and Literature
  • Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Polish Language and Literature
  • Bosnian, Serbian, and Croatian Languages and Literatures
  • German Language and Literature
  • Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Swedish Language and Literature
  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • Modern Greek Language and Literature
  • Hindi Language and Literature
  • Sanskrit and Classical Indian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Indonesian/Malay Languages and Literatures
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Human Nutrition
Legal Professions And Studies
  • Law
  • Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
English Language And Literature/Letters
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Creative Writing
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
  • Developmental Biology and Embryology
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology and Anatomy
  • Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
  • Virology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Genetics, General
  • Genome Sciences/Genomics
  • Pathology/Experimental Pathology
  • Biostatistics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computational Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics
  • Epidemiology
  • Neurobiology and Anatomy
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Statistics, General
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation, Other
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Museology/Museum Studies
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization
  • Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Religion/Religious Studies
Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Divinity/Ministry
  • Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
Physical Sciences
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Planetary Astronomy and Science
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemical Physics
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Physics, General
  • Atomic/Molecular Physics
  • Psychology, General
  • Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Educational Psychology
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Education Policy Analysis
  • Health Policy Analysis
  • Public Policy Analysis, Other
Social Sciences
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Physical and Biological Anthropology
  • Archeology
  • Economics, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology
Visual And Performing Arts
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Digital Arts
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Music, General
  • Music Performance, General
Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Dentistry
  • Dental Clinical Sciences, General
  • Advanced General Dentistry
  • Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Dental Public Health and Education
  • Endodontics/Endodontology
  • Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Orthodontics/Orthodontology
  • Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
  • Periodontics/Periodontology
  • Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology
  • Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Medicine
  • Medical Scientist
  • Public Health, General
  • Environmental Health
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • International Public Health/International Health
  • Behavioral Aspects of Health
  • Public Health, Other
  • Medical Informatics
  • Bioethics/Medical Ethics
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Research and Development Management
  • Project Management
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Finance, General
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Real Estate
  • History, General
  • American History (United States)
  • European History
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • Asian History
  • History, Other

Special Student Services

Academic Services

  • Weekend/evening college
  • Remedial services
  • Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
  • Study abroad
  • Advanced placement (AP) credits

Financial Flexibility

  • Academic/career counseling service
  • Placement services for completers
  • Employment services for students
  • Prepaid tuition plan
  • Tuition payment plan

Cost of Attending

In-State, Living On Campus:$ 69,600
In-State, Not Living With Family:$ 49,949
In-State, Living With Family:$ 49,949
Out-of-State, Living On Campus:$ 69,600

Admission Requirements

Open admission policy: NA
Admission test scores: Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): Neither required or recommended

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