Online and On-Campus Courses
Choose from over 700 open-enrollment Harvard courses, offered at times that work with your busy schedule. No application is required.
Summer and 2016–17 Course Offerings
We are busy planning courses for the next academic year, and we will be posting 2016–17 course listings in early June.
Are you interested taking courses this summer? Check out our Harvard Summer School offerings. The Summer School has over 300 courses in three- and seven-week sessions.
Summer courses that apply toward degrees and certificates can be found by searching for degree or certificate courses below.
Taking a Course
We offer a variety of ways for you to take courses so you can find the option that works best with your schedule. Online, on campus in the evening, at a scheduled time weekly or a bit more self-paced through the semester. Read about our various course formats.
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Sujata Bhatia, a lecturer on biomedical engineering at Harvard, talks with Jenny Attiyeh of ThoughtCast about the science behind tissue engineering.