Class Profiles

There is no "typical" class at Harvard Kennedy School, but it can be helpful to look at average data of our student population over the past five years.

Program MC/MPA (including Edward S. Mason Program)
Entering Class

225

73

71

199

Average Age

26

28

30

39

Average Years of Work

3

4

5

13

Male/Female

53%M 47%F

54%M 46%F

65%M 35%F

65%M
35%F

International Students

25%

70%

54%

52%

U.S. Students of Color

40%

42%

39%

30%

International students are defined as non-resident aliens. U.S. student of color percentages are calculated against the U.S. student population and includes U.S. citizens and permanent residents.

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