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Lehigh University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Bethlehem, PA

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Cognitive Science
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Mathematics
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Latin American Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Optometry Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, Other
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Structural Engineering
  • Technical and Scientific Communication
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Engineering, Computer and information sciences, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, education
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Not required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
548
Part-Time Faculty
167
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
73%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 17% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 9% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 56% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 25% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
1,279,356
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
437
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Engineering

Master's Programs of Study

  • American Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Environmental Engineering
  • History
  • Human Services
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Photonics
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Project Management
  • Public History

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • American Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Environmental Engineering
  • History
  • Human Services
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Photonics
  • Physics
  • Public History
  • School Psychology

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