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Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Lehigh is a doctoral-granting university with a professional alumni network that spans six continents. Our alumni are driven and highly-accomplished, with a demonstrable track record of success in industry and academia.

Our graduate students are leaders in their fields and serve in their communities. They are research productive, gaining knowledge and routinely putting it into practice. They are successful teachers, both in and out of the classroom, and are committed to mentoring Lehigh’s undergraduate community. And they excel at communicating their passion and expertise.

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We're with you every step of the way

While Lehigh offers you the chance to work with internationally acclaimed scholars and researchers, there are other facets of your graduate life experience that Lehigh will help you explore.

Career Exploration

Our Career Services team works in partnership with you and your advisors to prepare you for life after Lehigh and to build your professional network.

Funding & Support

Lehigh will actively help you navigate grants and funding to advance your research interests and professional development opportunities.

Research Infrastructure

Lehigh has 22 research centers and institutes, as well as five additional centers that are affiliated with the university.

Vibrant social climate

The graduate community at Lehigh is diverse and international in scope. You’ll build friendships and find exciting activities beyond Lehigh’s borders.



Research that Matters

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Can We Help Those Who See No Future?

Lee Kern wants to make it a national priority.

Academic Awards

Lehigh offers a number of academic awards such as teaching assistantships, research assistantships, and graduate assistantships. Fellowship and scholarship information is available at the Office of Fellowship Advising.

An Equitable Community

We treasure the diversity that comes along with it and embrace our academic, cultural, economic and physical differences. They make us who we are.

Four Colleges

College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business and Economics
College of Education
P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science