Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Harvard University means doing school work when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
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We wanted to speak to you about the number of online degrees at Harvard University, but that information could not be determined.
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Harvard University?
Of the 29,908 students currently enrolled at Harvard University, about 13.0% (3,885) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 2,698 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 701 live in Massachusetts, 2,060 live in the U.S.A. and 638 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 24.9% of the Harvard University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate degree seekers (4.8%) take at least one class online.
Of the 358 who take at least one online course, the minority (24.9%) take all their courses online.
The 89 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 8.3% of the Harvard University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (32.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 812 who take at least one online course, the majority (71.4%) take all their courses online.
The 580 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 66.8% of the Harvard University student body.|
A small minority of graduate students (13.6%) take at least one class online.
Of the 2,715 who take at least one online course, the majority (74.7%) take all their courses online.
The 2,029 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Harvard University.