Harvard University Graduate Programs

Harvard University is a Private, 4 years school located in Cambridge, MA. Harvard offers total 274 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.

  • Graduate Tuition & fees: $52,170
  • Graduate Students: 21,616
  • Graduate Programs: 274

Harvard Graduate Programs Overview

Harvard University (referred to as Harvard) is a Private, 4 years school located in Cambridge, MA. Harvard offers total 274 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at Harvard University is $52,170 when a student attends full-time status. The tuition per credit hour is $1,500 for part-time students or overloaded credits. Total 21,616 students have enrolled in graduate programs where the school has total population of 30,391 with undergraduate students.
Harvard 2020 Graduate Programs Key Facts
Tuition & Fees$52,170
Costs per Credit$1,500
Graduate Students21,616
Graduate Programs274 programs
Offered Graduate DegreeMaster's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate

Who Accredits Harvard University

Harvard University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1929 - Current).

Graduate Degree & Major Programs, Number of Completers

Harvard University graduate schools offers 274 major programs (all on-site class). Last year, total 6,375 students have earned their graduate degrees/certificate at Harvard. Next tables summarize the offered graduate major programs and its sub-programs at Harvard with number of completers.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 program 218
Environmental Studies1 program 218
Architecture [+] 5 programs 184
Architecture1 program 0
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning1 program 48
Landscape Architecture1 program 6
Architectural History and Criticism1 program 3
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology1 program 127
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 7 programs 56
American/United States Studies/Civilization1 program 0
East Asian Studies1 program 28
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies1 program 10
Near and Middle Eastern Studies1 program 17
South Asian Studies1 program 1
Ural-Altaic and Central Asian Studies1 program 0
African-American/Black Studies1 program 0
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 program 23
Journalism1 program 23
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 programs 93
Computer and Information Sciences1 program 71
Computer Science1 program 22
Education [+] 13 programs 700
Education1 program 660
Curriculum and Instruction1 program 0
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program 0
Secondary School Administration/Principalship1 program 0
Educational/Instructional Technology1 program 0
Educational Evaluation and Research1 program 6
International and Comparative Education1 program 0
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1 program 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1 program 0
Mathematics Teacher Education1 program 34
Reading Teacher Education1 program 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)1 program 0
Education (other)1 program 0
Engineering [+] 5 programs 121
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1 program 7
Computer Engineering1 program 39
Computer Software Engineering1 program 36
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics1 program 9
Engineering Science1 program 30
Engineering Technology [+] 1 program 14
Engineering Design1 program 14
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 13 programs 20
Foreign Languages and Literatures1 program 1
Linguistics1 program 4
Comparative Literature1 program 2
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 1
German Language and Literature1 program 1
Modern Greek Language and Literature1 program 0
Sanskrit and Classical Indian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 6
French Language and Literature1 program 0
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 0
Latin Language and Literature1 program 0
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 2
Work and Family Studies [+] 1 program 1
Human Nutrition1 program 1
Legal Studies [+] 2 programs 172
Law1 program -
Advanced Legal Research/Studies1 program 172
English Language And Literature [+] 2 programs 32
English Language and Literature1 program 25
Creative Writing1 program 7
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 program 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1 program 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 17 programs 134
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 18
Biomedical Sciences1 program 2
Biochemistry1 program 2
Biophysics1 program 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1 program 4
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology1 program 0
Virology1 program 1
Microbiology and Immunology1 program 0
Biostatistics1 program 28
Bioinformatics1 program 3
Computational Biology1 program 9
Biotechnology1 program 18
Evolutionary Biology1 program 1
Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics1 program 0
Epidemiology1 program 46
Neurobiology and Anatomy1 program 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)1 program 1
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 4 programs 45
Mathematics1 program 5
Applied Mathematics1 program 7
Computational Mathematics1 program 2
Statistics1 program 31
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 6 programs 56
Historic Preservation and Conservation (other)1 program 9
Medieval and Renaissance Studies1 program 1
Museology/Museum Studies1 program 45
Behavioral Sciences1 program 1
Ancient Studies/Civilization1 program 0
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology1 program 0
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 programs 6
Philosophy1 program 4
Religion/Religious Studies1 program 2
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 2 programs 134
Theology/Theological Studies1 program 86
Divinity/Ministry1 program 48
Physical Sciences [+] 9 programs 36
Astronomy1 program 0
Astrophysics1 program 0
Planetary Astronomy and Science1 program 3
Astronomy and Astrophysics (other)1 program 9
Chemistry1 program 11
Geology/Earth Science1 program 0
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)1 program 0
Physics1 program 13
Atomic/Molecular Physics1 program 0
Psychology [+] 4 programs 28
Psychology1 program 12
Experimental Psychology1 program 10
Clinical Psychology1 program 6
Educational Psychology1 program 0
Human Services [+] 4 programs 619
Public Administration1 program 394
Public Policy Analysis1 program 225
Health Policy Analysis1 program 0
Public Policy Analysis (other)1 program 0
Social Sciences [+] 8 programs 118
Anthropology1 program 16
Physical and Biological Anthropology1 program 0
Anthropology (other)1 program 2
Economics1 program 0
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics1 program 3
International Relations and Affairs1 program 42
Political Science and Government1 program 40
Sociology1 program 15
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 8 programs 91
Visual and Performing Arts1 program 2
Digital Arts1 program 46
Design and Applied Arts (other)1 program 8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1 program 24
Film/Cinema/Video Studies1 program 0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1 program 4
Music1 program 0
Music Performance1 program 7
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 16 programs 537
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1 program 14
Dental Public Health and Education1 program 0
Endodontics/Endodontology1 program 0
Orthodontics/Orthodontology1 program 0
Periodontics/Periodontology1 program 0
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology1 program 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1 program 30
Medical Scientist1 program 33
Public Health1 program 389
Environmental Health1 program 10
Public Health Education and Promotion1 program 0
International Public Health/International Health1 program 24
Behavioral Aspects of Health1 program 0
Public Health (other)1 program 0
Medical Informatics1 program 10
Bioethics/Medical Ethics1 program 27
Business [+] 8 programs 1,257
Business/Commerce1 program 0
Business Administration and Management1 program 1,119
Research and Development Management1 program 8
Project Management1 program 0
Business/Managerial Economics1 program 2
Finance1 program 99
Organizational Behavior Studies1 program 0
Real Estate1 program 29
History [+] 3 programs 40
History1 program 36
American History (United States)1 program 0
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology1 program 4
Total145 programs4,735
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Architecture [+] 3 programs 14
Architecture1 program 13
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning1 program 1
Architectural History and Criticism1 program 0
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 7 programs 28
American/United States Studies/Civilization1 program 4
East Asian Studies1 program 13
Near and Middle Eastern Studies1 program 6
South Asian Studies1 program 3
Ural-Altaic and Central Asian Studies1 program 0
German Studies1 program 0
African-American/Black Studies1 program 2
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 program 8
Computer Science1 program 8
Education [+] 6 programs 53
Education1 program 53
Multicultural Education1 program 0
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program 0
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1 program 0
Urban Education and Leadership1 program 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1 program 0
Engineering [+] 2 programs 39
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics1 program 20
Engineering Science1 program 19
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 10 programs 20
Linguistics1 program 4
Comparative Literature1 program 6
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 0
German Language and Literature1 program 0
Modern Greek Language and Literature1 program 0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 6
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 3
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature1 program 0
Latin Language and Literature1 program 1
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1 program 0
Work and Family Studies [+] 1 program 5
Human Nutrition1 program 5
Legal Studies [+] 1 program 6
Advanced Legal Research/Studies1 program 6
English Language And Literature [+] 1 program 5
English Language and Literature1 program 5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 22 programs 208
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 12
Biomedical Sciences1 program 40
Biochemistry1 program 25
Biophysics1 program 9
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology1 program 0
Developmental Biology and Embryology1 program 4
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1 program 8
Cell Biology and Anatomy1 program 0
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology1 program 0
Virology1 program 8
Immunology1 program 11
Microbiology and Immunology1 program 3
Genetics1 program 0
Genome Sciences/Genomics1 program 3
Pathology/Experimental Pathology1 program 0
Biostatistics1 program 16
Biotechnology1 program 4
Evolutionary Biology1 program 0
Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics1 program 11
Epidemiology1 program 22
Neurobiology and Anatomy1 program 16
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)1 program 16
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3 programs 27
Mathematics1 program 11
Applied Mathematics1 program 5
Statistics1 program 11
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 programs 16
Behavioral Sciences1 program 13
Ancient Studies/Civilization1 program 3
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology1 program 0
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 programs 14
Philosophy1 program 7
Religion/Religious Studies1 program 7
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 1 program 6
Theology and Religious Vocations (other)1 program 6
Physical Sciences [+] 6 programs 82
Astrophysics1 program 14
Planetary Astronomy and Science1 program 8
Chemistry1 program 26
Geology/Earth Science1 program 0
Physics1 program 29
Atomic/Molecular Physics1 program 5
Psychology [+] 4 programs 9
Psychology1 program 0
Experimental Psychology1 program 9
Social Psychology1 program 0
Educational Psychology1 program 0
Human Services [+] 4 programs 12
Public Policy Analysis1 program 0
Education Policy Analysis1 program 0
Health Policy Analysis1 program 9
Public Policy Analysis (other)1 program 3
Social Sciences [+] 6 programs 89
Anthropology1 program 6
Physical and Biological Anthropology1 program 2
Economics1 program 0
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics1 program 53
Political Science and Government1 program 14
Sociology1 program 14
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 3 programs 16
Film/Cinema/Video Studies1 program 2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1 program 8
Music1 program 6
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 9 programs 55
Dental Clinical Sciences1 program 4
Endodontics/Endodontology1 program 0
Orthodontics/Orthodontology1 program 0
Public Health1 program 25
Environmental Health1 program 12
International Public Health/International Health1 program 11
Behavioral Aspects of Health1 program 0
Public Health (other)1 program 0
Medical Informatics1 program 3
Business [+] 3 programs 16
Business Administration and Management1 program 14
Business/Managerial Economics1 program 0
Organizational Behavior Studies1 program 2
History [+] 4 programs 22
History1 program 13
American History (United States)1 program 0
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology1 program 9
Asian History1 program 0
Total102 programs750
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 2 programs 0
Education1 program 0
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program 0
Legal Studies [+] 1 program 591
Law1 program 591
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 programs 208
Dentistry1 program 34
Dental Clinical Sciences1 program 0
Medicine1 program 174
Total6 programs799
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 program 0
Environmental Studies1 program 0
Education [+] 1 program 10
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1 program 10
Engineering [+] 1 program 0
Computer Software Engineering1 program 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 program 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1 program 0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 program 65
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies1 program 65
Business [+] 1 programs 0
Business Administration and Management1 program 0
Total6 programs75
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 program 0
Environmental Studies1 program 0
Education [+] 2 programs 0
Education1 program 0
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1 program 0
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 program 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1 program 0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 11 programs 16
Dental Clinical Sciences1 program 1
Advanced General Dentistry1 program 7
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1 program 0
Dental Public Health and Education1 program 2
Endodontics/Endodontology1 program 1
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery1 program 1
Orthodontics/Orthodontology1 program 0
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics1 program 4
Periodontics/Periodontology1 program 0
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology1 program 0
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)1 program 0
Total15 programs16

2020 Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Harvard graduate programs is $52,170. The tuition per credit hour for graduate program is $1,500. The average living costs is $20,875 when a student lives on campus housing.
2019-2020 Graduate Program Tuition at Harvard
Amounts
Tuition$48,008
Fees$1,206
Costs per Credit Hour$1,500
Living on-campus$20,875

Graduate Student Population

At Harvard graduate schools, there are total 21,616 graduate students. Among them, 3,238 students have enrolled graduate programs online exclusively. By gender, there are 10,821 men and 10,795 women students at Harvard graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population at Harvard.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Harvard University
TotalMaleFemale
Total21,61610,82110,795
American Indian/Native American432320
Asian2,5791,2311,348
Black/African American989477512
Hispanic1,571810761
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander22814
White8,9874,4484,539
Two More606267339
Un-Known761396365
Graduate Student Population in Online Programs at Harvard
Total Graduate StudentsEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Number of Students21,6163,2381,00017,378

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Largest Graduate Schools in Massachusetts

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