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The Master of Bioethics Degree combines resources from Harvard Medical School, Harvard teaching hospitals, and departments all across the University.
The program is offered as either a 1-year (full-time) or 2-year (part-time) course of study. Students develop a personalized plan of study in conjunction with the Center for Bioethics faculty that includes:
- Core Study – Foundational courses covering theoretical and applied ethics, strategies of ethical justification, and historical through contemporary challenges in bioethics.
- Electives – Options to augment the Core Study program with course offerings at the Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School, and across Harvard University.
- Capstone Experience – A hands-on component to consolidate formal course learning.
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Master's Program Coordinator
Brooke Shinnamon Tempesta, MA