About our Students

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6,700 Harvard College (undergraduate)
1,600 Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences (Undergraduate, MS/ME, and PhD)
4,300 Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (MA/MS/ME and PhD)
4,000 Harvard Extension School (undergraduate and Master's)

HARVARD COLLEGE

  • 51% of students self-identify as students of color
  • 15% are the first in their families to attend college
  • 100 countries are represented
  • Top 5 concentrations: economics, computer science, government, applied mathematics, psychology

HARVARD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS & SCIENCES

  • 55 academic disciplines, including life sciences, engineering, & data science
  • 46% are women
  • 12% are underrepresented minorities
  • 30% are international

HARVARD EXTENSION SCHOOL

  • 73% are currently working full time, with an average of 12 years of work experience
  • 44% of students self-identify as students of color
  • 17% are international or permanent residents
  • 10% are US veterans or active military
  • Top five fields of study for our bachelor candidates: business administration and management, psychology, government, computer science, and economics
  • 75% are pursuing a master's degree
  • Top five field of study for our master candidates: management/finance, sustainability, international relations, information management systems, and psychology