Harvard University

  • Harvard University offers 355 degree programs through Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate programs.

    Offered Degrees
    CertificateASBS MasterDoctorate Post-Graduate
    Offered Degree
    Online Program
  • Harvard University is ranked in the best colleges in several major programs including Social Psychology and Elementary Particles / String Theory.

    Best Programs
    Best Programs at Harvard University
    Social Psychology
    Elementary Particles / String Theory
    Public Finance
    Graduate Health Care Law
    Immunology / Infectious Disease
  • At Harvard University the Education is the most popular program where 666 students have completed their degree/programs last year. The second popular program is the Law with 610 completers.

    Popular Programs
    ProgramNumber of Completers
    Education666
    Law610
    Public Health369
    Public Administration332
    Economics219
  • At Harvard University, total 7,929 students complete their degree in 2018. By degree, 1,767 students earned Bachelor's degree, 4,545 students earned Master's degree, and 1,528 students earned Doctorate degree.

    Completers by Degree
    CertificateASBS MasterDoctorate Post-Graduate
    Total-71,767 4,5451,52882
    Men-2925 2,20377336
    Women-5842 2,34275546

Major Programs by Degrees

Harvard University provides a variety of major programs through Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate degree programs. By degree type, there are 87 bachelor's programs and 140 master's programs. In addition, 105 programs are provided for doctorate degrees. Next table summarizes the number of programs for each degree type.

CertificateAssociate'sBachelor's Master'sDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online Programs--- ---
Overall Programs-287 14010521

Best Major Programs

Harvard University has been ranked in the best colleges in several study areas announced by well-known organization such as U.S. News Education, Forbes, and Times Higher Education. Next table lists the best programs at Harvard University.

Social Psychology
Elementary Particles / String Theory
Public Finance
Graduate Health Care Law
Immunology / Infectious Disease
Cell Biology
Genetics / Genomics / Bioinformatics
Entrepreneurship
Graduate Higher Education Administration
Earth Sciences
International Economics
American Literature After 1865
American Politics
Psychology
Econometrics
Condensed Matter
Organic Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Sociology
Information and Technology Management
Public-Policy Analysis
Education
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Biochemistry / Biophysics / Structural Biology
Asian History
Graduate Tax Law
English
Theoretical Chemistry
Nonprofit Business Management
Physical Chemistry
Economics
Neuroscience / Neurobiology
Molecular Biology
Physics
Algebra / Number Theory / Algebraic Geometry
Geometry
African-American Literature
Marketing
Ecology / Evolutionary Biology
Quantum Physics
Graduate International Law
Production / Operations
American Literature Before 1865
Atomic Science
Astrophysics
Public Affairs
Mathematical Analysis
Topology
Cognitive Psychology
History
Finance
Public Health
Development Economics
Political Theory
Computer Theory
Geophysics and Seismology
International Business
British Literature
Behavioral Neuroscience
Developmental Psychology
Health Policy and Management
Graduate Education Policy
Statistics
Political Science
Public Management Administration
Biological Sciences
Chemistry
Graduate Dispute Resolution
Mathematics
Microbiology
Graduate Educational Administration and Supervision
Public Finance and Budgeting
Social Policy
Nonprofit Management
Biochemistry
Medieval / Renaissance Literature

Popular Major Programs

Next table summarizes popular programs at Harvard University by degree type with number of degree completers in 2018.

Program NameCompleters
Economics219
Social Sciences160
Computer Science131
Political Science and Government105
Evolutionary Biology86
Program NameCompleters
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies58
Program NameCompleters
Education666
Public Health369
Public Administration332
Public Policy Analysis213
Advanced Legal Research/Studies175
Program NameCompleters
Law610
Medicine165

All Major Programs By Degree

Harvard University provides 355 programs. Next tables shows each major program that Harvard University provides and its sub-study areas by offered degrees and online degree availabilities.

Legend: - program not offered, - online degree available

Natural Resources And Conservation
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Mathematics And Statistics
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Theology And Religious Vocations

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