A new set of requirements for Harvard College students will take effect in fall 2019, replacing the current General Education requirements. The new requirements will be:
General Education: one course from each of four perspectives:
- Aesthetics & Culture;
- Ethics & Civics;
- Histories, Societies, Individuals; and
- Science & Technology in Society);
Distribution: one course from each of the three academic divisions within the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS):
- Arts & Humanities;
- Science & Engineering; and
- Social Sciences; and
- Quantitative Facility: one course.
Students in the Class of 2023 and beyond will complete these new requirements.