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For more information about Bioethics and Humanities Academic Programs, please visit the ASBH webpage.
For more information about additional master’s and doctoral programs in bioethics, please visit the Hastings Center webpage.
|Please indicate the type of degree associated with your educational program:
|Master of Bioethics (MBE)
|Educational program name:
|Master of Bioethics
|What institution administers your educational program?
|Johns Hopkins University
|What bioethics program, department, or division administers your educational program?
|Berman Institute of Bioethics in partnership with the Bloomberg School of Public Health
|Year first class matriculated:
|Educational program website:
|Does the educational program have a designated faculty program director?
|Program Directors Name
|Program Directors Title
|Assistant Director of Education Initiatives & Research Scholar
|Program Directors Email
|Program Directors Phone
|Does the educational program have a designated staff program administrator?
|Program Administrators Name
|Program Administrators Title
|Senior Academic Program Coordinator
|Program Administrators Email
|Program Administrators Phone
|What are the educational program’s admission requirements?
Letters of recommendation
Statement of interest
|GRE, MCAT, or LSAT
|Number of letters of recommendation:
|Is the educational program offered with a dual degree?
|In conjunction with what other degree(s) is the educational program offered?
University of Maryland
|What is the minimum length of time to complete the full-time educational program?
|What is the minimum length of time to complete the part-time educational program?
|What is the typical length of time to complete the full-time educational program?
|What is the typical length of time to complete the part-time educational program?
|Is the educational program offered online or in-person?
|What is the educational program’s average annual new trainee enrollment size? (Average over the last two years)
|What is the cost per credit?
|What is the educational program’s total tuition and fees?
|More information on tuition:
|Does the educational program offer tuition scholarships?
|Please describe what types of scholarships are available:
|Does the educational program offer an annual stipend for trainees?
|What is the stipend per trainee?
|What, if any, specific tracks/specializations are offered as part of the educational program?
|How many credit hours are required to graduate?
|How many courses are required to graduate?
| Foundations of Bioethics
Introduction to Ethical Theory
Hot Topics in Bioethics
Methods in Bioethics
|Full bioethics and School of Public Health course catalogue
|Is there a clinical component associated with the educational program?
|Does the educational program provide training in clinical ethics consultation?
|On average, how many clinical ethics consultations do your trainees participate in as an observer?
|On average, how many formal clinical ethics consultations do your trainees lead? (i.e., interact with the provider/patient/surrogate and write the chart note)?
|Do all of your trainees lead a minimum of 30 clinical ethics consultations (i.e., interact with the provider/patient/ surrogate and write the chart note)?
|Is the training in clinical ethics consultation grounded in the ASBH Core Competencies?
|Are trainees periodically assessed and evaluated for meeting the skills and knowledge necessary to carry out clinical ethics consultations in accord with the ASBH Core Competencies?
|How are trainees evaluated?
|Do trainees complete an oral exam offered by a panel of three clinical ethics fellowship program directors?
|Are graduates purported by the educational program to be competent to conduct independent clinical ethics consultations?
|Does the educational program require any of the following to graduate?
|Do graduates receive a certificate or diploma upon successful completion?