M.Sc. Online

Molecular Biology

Lehigh University

12 months
1500 USD/credit 45000 USD/year
1500 USD/credit 45000 USD/year
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The 30-credit master’s degree program in Molecular Biology is a highly focused, research-oriented online program at Lehigh University designed specifically for part-time students who have an interest in the biotechnology industry. 


This Molecular Biology program at Lehigh University is ideally suited for individuals seeking biomedical research careers in academia, industry, or government.

Students admitted to this program typically have an undergraduate degree in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or molecular biology. Depending on the student’s undergraduate education, core courses in cellular and molecular biology are first taken, followed by advanced seminar style courses, including departmental research, and journal articles that are read and discussed.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular Genetics
  • Advanced Cell Biology
  • Elements of Biochemistry 
  • Molecular Cell Biology 
  • Research
  • Techniques in Cell and Molecular Biology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

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30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a Life Science or chemistry
  • 2 semesters: organic chemistry
  • 2 semesters: inorganic chemistry
  • 2 semesters: physics
  • 1 semester: Intro to Genetics
  • 1 semester: Intro to Cell & Molecular Biology
  • 2 semesters: Math courses
  • FINAL GPA: Greater than or equal to: 3.0

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    45000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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