Master of Science in Immunology
Drexel University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Immunology program provides enhanced educational credentials needed for basic discovery, translational, and clinical research careers related to infectious and inflammatory disease, as well as other immunologic problems pursued in government, industry, and academic environments.  The program focuses on research and development relevant to new immunodiagnostics, immunotherapeutics, and vaccines to prevent and/or treat infectious diseases.  Students will learn animal model development and use, immune response mechanisms, immunologic redundancy, immunomodulators and immune response modifiers, immunotherapeutic and vaccine target identification, innate and adaptive escape mechanisms, and vaccine discovery and development.


  • Biology or chemistry-based bachelor's degree with coursework in biology, microbiology, immunology, chemistry, biochemistry, mathematics, and/or other related subjects
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Resume or CV

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education