About Drexel

About Drexel: Founded in 1891. It is a Global Research University, Experiential Learning Leader with approximately 24,000 students. Drexel is one of America’s 15 largest private universities and ranked among the top 100 in the nation. Drexel has built its global reputation on core achievements that include: Leadership in experiential learning through Drexel Co-op, and custom programs with industry partners for emerging, established, and executive Leaders.

Where is Drexel University? Drexel University is in University City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Can I apply to be part of this program?  Yes, each DA4S member certified by organizations listed above are encouraged to apply. Applications open February 10th, 2022. For additional info contact us at: supplier_diversity@merck.com

Will this be an online course and how long is this program? (Pending COVID-19 Restrictions) This will be a combination of virtual and in-person. The program is four months, launching in May 2022 where the first three modules will be virtual, the fourth module and program graduation will be in person in Jersey City, NJ on August 11th, 2022.

What is an Experiential Teaching Method?

  • Action-Based Learning Project
  • Custom Assessment
  • Case Studies
  • Challenges and Competitions
Further information about the Merck Drexel ALP program and online application can be found here.