30 months
1708 USD/credit 24595 USD/year
1708 USD/credit 24595 USD/year
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The Immunology program of Drexel University  provides training in various aspects of research related specifically to basic, translational and clinical research in the fields of immunology and inflammatory disease



Participation in the Immunology program of Drexel University will provide enhanced educational credentials through a flexible curriculum, with most classes offered in the early evening to maximize accessibility. Classes are held at one of the two Drexel University College of Medicine locations: Center City and Queen Lane Campuses in Philadelphia. Videoconferencing also is frequently an option. The program can also be completed online, with all required courses and many elective courses available.

The Immunology program is ideally suited for enhancing the scientific credentials of the following groups:

  • New college graduates
  • College undergraduates
  • Premedical students
  • Industrial employees
  • High school biology teachers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic discovery of innate and adaptive immune response mechanisms
  • Translational research centered in therapeutic and preventive vaccine development or the development of immunomodulatory strategies
  • Clinical immunology research arena

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year biology or chemistry-based bachelor's degree with coursework in biology, microbiology, immunology, chemistry, biochemistry, mathematics, and/or other related subjects
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Lower GPA's will be considered if other strengths are apparent in your application
  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
  • Three letters of recommendation (professional or academic)
  • Personal statement (approximately 500 words) 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24595 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1708 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    24595 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1708 USD per credit during 30 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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