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Medical Ethics and Humanities, Master

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

This foundation gives students the tools to critically examine issues and values relevant to health care delivery, research, and the health care organization, as well as the ability to self-reflect, addressing biases and recognizing different viewpoints. All students will be required to participate in a foundations course and a research methods course. Then, based on students’ interests and career paths, they may choose one of two tracks: medical ethics with an emphasis on clinical ethics, or the medical humanities.

Tracks:

  • Clinical Ethics
  •  Medical Humanities

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations in Medical Humanities
  • Research Methods
  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Human Values Practicum
  • Master’s Thesis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    32 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

NEOMED recommends that each Medical Ethics & Humanities applicant:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree (or higher) from an accredited college or university
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Up to date licensure, in the case of practicing professionals
  • Be a U.S citizen/U.S. permanent resident (latter must submit documentation of status during application process)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    26216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26216 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    26078 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26078 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Ravenna

  • 1029 - 1700 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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