18 months
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2428 USD/credit 58272 USD/year
2428 USD/credit 58272 USD/year
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About

The Bioethics program from Columbia University grounds students in interdisciplinary approaches and models to address the most pressing bioethical challenges. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Bioethics program from Columbia University  prepares students to act as responsible and responsive leaders in this new and ever-growing field. It also includes a concentration in global bioethics – the first of its kind in the U.S.

About the program

  • Program students have published papers in The New York Times, the New England Journal of Medicine, and other major publications.
  • The program features multiple course formats so students have study options both on-campus and online.
  • The program partners with faculty and advisors from the top-10 programs in medicine, law, public health, business, journalism, international affairs, and philosophy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy of Bioethics
  • Law and Bioethics
  • Global Ethics
  • Neuroscience and Ethics
  • Master's Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application form
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Your Résumé
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Statement of academic purpose (500 to 750 words)
  • Official scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general test
  • Video Essay
  • An Admissions Interview
  • Students whose native language is not English must include proof of English proficiency
  • International students must fulfill visa requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    58272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2428 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    58272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2428 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Manhattan

2638 - 5751 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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