QR Courses without Prerequisite

The following introductory-level courses without prerequisites enable students to fulfill the skills requirement in quantitative reasoning (Qr) through study in a wide range of quantitative disciplines. In addition, there are a multitude of Qr courses with prerequisites (such as single-variable calculus, introductory computer programming, or introductory work in a natural or social science) that can be fulfilled through introductory-level course work or advanced placement. Students may view the complete list of Qr courses or search for Qr courses in specific departments using the Yale Course Search.

Each student will wish to select courses that match his or her interests and level of preparation. Information about expected preparation is available through links following each course’s brief description.

Please note, not all courses are offered every semester: