Master of Laboratory Animal Science
Drexel University

Program Details

The online Master of Laboratory Animal Science program is designed for students currently working within the field of laboratory animal science who are seeking to advance their careers.  The curriculum combines effective training in basic science with extensive laboratory animal science curriculum, building a solid foundation in all aspects of laboratory animal science and animal facility management.  Graduates are prepared for positions in laboratory animal facilities of universities, biotechnology companies, government agencies, and pharmaceutical companies, serving as veterinarians, supervisors, managers, trainers, educators, consultants, and more.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred
  • Current employment in a laboratory animal facility, with a minimum of two years hands-on experience
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education