About Our Students

The Harvard FAS Office of Career Services serves students from multiple schools of Harvard.

  • 6,700 Harvard College (undergraduate) 
  • 1,600 Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences (Undergraduate, MS/ME, and PhD) 
  • 4,300 Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (MA/MS/ME and PhD) 
  • 4,000 Harvard Extension School (undergraduate and Master’s)  

HARVARD COLLEGE  

  • 51% of students self-identify as students of color  
  • 15% are the first in their families to attend college  
  • 100 countries are represented  
  • Top 5 concentrations: economics, computer science, government, applied mathematics, psychology  

HARVARD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS & SCIENCES  

  • 55 academic disciplines, including life sciences, engineering, & data science  
  • 46% are women  
  • 12% are underrepresented minorities  
  • 30% are international  

HARVARD EXTENSION SCHOOL  

  • 73% are currently working full time, with an average of 12 years of work experience  
  • 44% of students self-identify as students of color  
  • 17% are international or permanent residents  
  • 10% are US veterans or active military  
  • Top five fields of study for our bachelor candidates: business administration and management, psychology, government, computer science, and economics  
  • 75% are pursuing a master’s degree  
  • Top five field of study for our master candidates: management/finance, sustainability, international relations, information management systems, and psychology