Taking StraighterLine’s online microbiology course with lab is a low-cost way to fulfill one of your general education science requirements or complete a prerequisite you need for a degree in healthcare. Most students can complete this class online within 4-6 weeks but many are able to finish it in less than 30 days.

This popular class looks at pathogenic microorganisms and their role in human disease, human immunology, symptom,s and treatment of microbial infection, and preventative measures against microbial infection. An online microbiology lab course is also available for purchase separately.

Online tutoring is included for students that may need additional help.

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3 Credits  |  Course Syllabus


from McGraw Hill

As low as: $59.00

  • Tutoring
  • Proctoring
  • BIO250 eTextbook (a $70.00 value)
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1 Credits  |  Course Syllabus

Microbiology Lab

from eScience Labs

As low as: $49.00

  • Tutoring
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The StraighterLine Advantage

Colleges & Universities
  • Lengthy application and delay to start
  • Pricey textbooks required per course
  • Conform to their schedule
  • No flexibility in exam schedule
  • Finish in 9 to 12 weeks
  • Complicated transcript process
  • One-year tuition and fees ($30,094*)
  • Sign up and get started in minutes
  • eTextbooks included for FREE
  • Work at your own pace
  • Take your exam when you’re ready
  • Finish in less than 30 days (4-6 weeks)
  • No-fee transcripts and easy credit transfer
  • One-year tuition and fees ($1299*)

*Tuition data from “Trends in College Pricing: 2013” The College Board.
(At 4-year public and private institutions, tuition and fees ranges from $8,000-$30,000 per year)