Clemente Course In the Humanities


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Applications are due by 8/9/2020 and interviews will be held 8/10-8/21.

  • Fall 2020 classes will meet on Monday and Wednesday nights from 7:00pm – 9:00 PM ONLINE ONLY. Classes will start September 2020.
  • For paper applications and other inquiries, please call 508 999-9920.

Application deadline for Fall 2020: 8/9/2020.

Interviews will be conducted: August 10, 2020 through August 21, 2020.

Learn  more about Clemente Course in the Humanities

The Clemente Course in the Humanities provides tuition free, college-level instruction, for up to 6 college credits, to economically disadvantaged individuals aged 17 and older. Course participants take classes in literature, art history, moral philosophy, American history, writing and public speaking from college professors. Instructors are chosen for their engaging and dynamic presence in the classroom and their commitment to working with non-traditional learners.

The Clemente Course grants a certificate of achievement to all students who finish the course and six college credits to those who complete it at a high level of academic performance. The credits come from UMass Dartmouth, and can be transferred to any community college or university.

For more information about enrolling in the Clemente Course in the Humanities, email Susan Hagan at