Harlem Clemente Course for the Humanities

Clemente Course in the Humanitites

Do you love learning but never thought you’d have the chance to go to college?

Interested in philosophy, literature, history, art…?

Want to improve your critical thinking, writing, and speaking?






A graduate from the class of 2014 tells her story.

Be part of The Children’s Village-Bard College Harlem Clemente Course in the Humanities

Do you love learning but never thought you’d have the chance to go to college?

Are you interested in philosophy, literature, history, and art?

Do you want to improve your critical thinking, writing, and speaking?

We are looking for intellectually curious, highly motivated adult students in economic circumstances that have made a college education otherwise inaccessible to them. Students who flourish in the Clemente Course want to expand their minds and are dedicated to completing a rigorous course of study.