Program in General Education

Harvard University

Gen Ed Renewal, a visual guide for presenters and faculty advisers

Current Requirements: One letter-graded course in each of eight categories, one of which must engage substantially with the study of the past.  This program (and these course categories) will remain in place through Spring 2018.  


New Requirements: One General Education course from each of four perspectives, one course from each of the three divisions within FAS (Natural Sciences/SEAS, Social Sciences, and Arts & Humanities), and one course demonstrating quantitative facility. There is no requirement for Study of the Past.