The Bridge Mission

The Bridge Program provides employees at Harvard University with the skills and confidence to excel in their current positions, meet their career goals and prosper in their personal lives.

For Monica Tesoriero, the Harvard Bridge Program was the key to a better life and a more fulfilling career. Though she had a good job as a cashier at Harvard Business School, she knew she was capable of more. So when she heard about the Bridge program, she leapt at the opportunity to advance her education. “I knew that I didn't want to be a cashier for the rest of my life and I knew that I wanted to get an education, so I started taking a class on college preparation at the Bridge.” Read more about Monica and other students’ experiences at the Bridge Program.