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
- 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
- Social Sciences
- Quantitative Facility: one course.
Students in the Class of 2020 and beyond will complete these new requirements.