60 months
635 USD/credit 12192 USD/year
635 USD/credit 12192 USD/year
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As the healthcare industry expands, the need for anatomy instructors is now higher than ever. Strategically prepare yourself for a career that’s in demand with Ph.D. in Anatomy and Cell Biology at Liberty University.

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With this  Ph.D. in Anatomy and Cell Biology at Liberty University , you will gain hundreds of hours of teaching experience in human anatomy. And you will become a classroom-ready anatomy instructor at any undergraduate, graduate, or medical school. Gain the rewarding opportunity of preparing students in the healthcare field for careers in nursing, physical therapy, and medicine.

You can also take advantage of our second-degree option, and earn an M.S. in Biomedical Sciences while completing your Ph.D. in Anatomy & Cell Biology.

Career Opportunities for Anatomy and Cell Biology Doctorate Degree Graduates

  • Biomedical Research Scientist
  • Cadaver dissection instructor for college, graduate, or medical school
  • Anatomy professor at the undergraduate, graduate, or professional school level


Liberty University is Accredited by SACSCOC.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Biochemistry
  •  Human Genetics
  •  Advanced Cell Biology
  • Principles of Pathology
  • Advanced Immunology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits
  • 96-97 credit hours


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3.0 GPA minimum
  • B.S. or M.S. in a biomedical science-related field from an accredited university
  • Degrees such as biology, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, biopsychology, etc.
  • MCAT 60th percentile or GRE 300 combined verbal and quantitative
  • Test waived for students with an M.S. degree and 3.0 GPA
  • 3 faculty/professional recommendation letters
Statement of Purpose (1,000-1,500 words) including:
  • Personal background
  • Motivation for getting the degree
  • Career goals
  • Christian commitment
  • Views on origins
  • Research experience preferred

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 635 USD per credit during 60 months.
  • National

    12192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 635 USD per credit during 60 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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