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5 Faculty to Study with This Spring


Check these spring courses taught by engaging and influential faculty at Harvard Extension School. 

Other Recent Articles

Harvard Extension School and Trilogy Education Launch Coding Boot Camp in Cambridge


Learn front-end and back-end skills in this new 24-week part-time web development program beginning March 11, 2019.

Featured Spring Courses in Sustainability and the Environment


Develop solutions to today’s most pressing environmental and societal challenges in these courses.

Featured Spring Courses in Social Science & Cultural Studies


Gain a deeper understanding of the human experience in these courses.

Featured Spring Courses in Business and Management


Boost your skills in leadership, strategy, finance, and communications in these courses.

Featured Spring Courses in Biotech & Life Sciences


Keep pace with cutting-edge research and technology in these biology and biotech courses.

Featured Spring Courses in Global Studies


In these courses, you can broaden your perspective and gain insight into international relationships and today’s pressing global issues.

Harvard Extension's Inaugural Convocation Honors 400 Students


A crisp, autumn day with nary a cloud in the sky provided the perfect backdrop for the nearly 1,000 people gathered at the Memorial Church for Harvard Extension School’s inaugural…

Introducing Handprints: A Net-Positive Approach to Sustainability

Faculty Insight

Instructor Greg Norris introduces a new frame of mind for approaching the challenge of sustainability, engaging people to contribute a net-positive impact on the environment.

Three Courses for the 21st-Century Museum Professional


In these three courses—offered this spring in partnership with the Smithsonian Institute—you can study with experts from one of the world’s leading museums and tackle challenges…

HBX Financial Accounting Principles at Harvard Extension School

Announcing New Financial Accounting Course Offered in Collaboration with HBX


New online course taught by HBS Professor V. G. Narayanan will be offered in spring 2018 in collaboration with HBX, a digital learning initiative from the faculty at Harvard Business…

Nonprofit Leader Reflects on Key to Earning Degree: Drive


An Extension alumnus shares his experience earning a degree.

Develop Confidence in the Workplace with these 3 Essential Skills


Whether you are a software engineer, a sales manager, or a biologist, skills in communication, negotiation, and problem-solving are essential for success. Set yourself apart by developing these three…


Registration is Open!

Spring course registration is open through January 27. Interested in a 3-week January session course? Register by December 19. You can browse the course catalog.