Bard Clemente Course in the Humanities

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the goals of the Clemente Course?
  • What are the criteria for admission to the course?
  • How large are the classes and where are they typically held?
  • Isn't this a high rate of attrition?
  • What is the Clemente Course curriculum?
  • Why can't these students simply go to community colleges?
  • What kind of institutions are affiliates?
  • What are the advantages of becoming an affiliate?
  • How can my organization become an affiliate?
  • What does it cost to fund a Clemente Course?
  • How can I contribute to the funding of course?
  • What role do state humanities councils play in the program?
  • What volunteer opportunities are available?