Biological sciences courses at Harvard are designed to satisfy several areas of study. Core courses are introductory classes to review fundamentals and meet prerequisites, special topics focus on an advanced area of study, and graduate level sessions are designed for master's candidates.

Review the biological sciences course options below to find the right area of study.

If you're interested in applying to medical, dental, or veterinary school or an allied health program, you can take prerequisite courses and gain access to Harvard resources. Learn more about the premedical program.

Core courses

Special topics