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Lehigh offers vibrant and multidisciplinary graduate programs that reflect our long legacy of excellence in engineering research and scholarship. Students benefit from a wealth of expertise and facilities that are known for discovery and innovation in key facets of industry and society.

Our research capabilities include the largest structural testing facility on the East Coast and one of the premier nano research centers in the world, as just two examples.

At the same time, the Lehigh graduate student experience remains eminently individual, fostering collaborative study and personal connectivity. Our faculty is comprised of world-renowned scholars who are committed to teaching and mentoring through the dynamic pursuit of advanced research.

Which type of graduate program is right for you?

  • Ph.D. Programs
    Lehigh Engineering leverages traditional strengths in areas such as materials, structures, and chemical processes, preparing talented young minds for leadership roles in fields that seek answers to our world's most pressing questions. Students make direct contributions to their fields in the lab and in the literature -- working with their peers across centers, departments, colleges, and institutions, and even around the world.
  • Master's Programs
    Lehigh offers a menu of graduate programs designed for individuals interested in rapid advancement within a given industry sector. These are designed for recent graduates of engineering and a variety of associated disciplines, as well as professionals with several years of experience working in their current fields. 
  • Certificate Programs
    Lehigh offers Certificate Programs designed for returning professionals and students seeking to expand their technical knowledge and skills.
  • Distance Education
    Lehigh's Office of Distance Education - leaders in online education, offers part-time, online graduate-level degree programs to working professionals, using innovative technology and renowned faculty committed to the student's success. With the emphasis on quality, convenience, and flexibility, the Office of Distance Education is committed to providing students with the best learning and career outcomes.
  • Non-degree option
    Qualified applicants may be admitted for the purpose of taking one or more graduate-level courses without seeking a degree

Graduate School

Lehigh Engineering hosts virtual education sessions to help students like you understand and consider the possibilities of graduate studies in engineering.

Even if you choose to pursue advanced studies elsewhere, these sessions will help make the entire notion of graduate school more transparent and welcoming.

If you think that grad school is even a possibility for you future, sign up for one or more of our virtual sessions below:

• The Grad Application Process
    Date: 9/27/21
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• Applying for a PhD Program
    Date: 10/4/21
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• Applying for a Master's Program
    Date: 10/20/21

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