Bioethics and Medical Humanities

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Bioethics and Medical Humanities within the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program at Tulane School of Medicine can be earned in two years full-time or in one year in an accelerated format. It can also be taken part-time. 

As healthcare becomes increasingly complex with both technological advances as well as social decisions that must be faced, this graduate program will assist any learner who wishes to pursue healthcare ethics and humanities in their future. 

The master’s degree can be achieved by incoming students at the Tulane School of Medicine as a Dual MD/MS completed within four years.

Graduate Certificates can be earned in Clinical Ethics, Research Ethics, or Medical Humanities. Courses taken while earning certificates may also be applied to earn the MS degree.

For additional details, visit the graduate department/program website.