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|Educational program name:
|Graduate Certificate in Clinical Ethics
|What institution administers your educational program?
|Albany Medical College
|What bioethics program, department, or division administers your educational program?
|Alden March Bioethics Institute
|Year first class matriculated:
|Educational program website:
|Does the educational program have a designated faculty program director?
|Program Directors Name
|Program Directors Title
|Program Directors Email
|Program Directors Phone
|Does the educational program have a designated staff program administrator?
|Program Administrators Name
|Program Administrators Title
|Coordinator of Graduate Studies
|Program Administrators Email
|Program Administrators Phone
|What are the educational program’s admission requirements?
Letters of recommendation
CV or resume
Statement of interest
|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?
|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?
|Hybrid (online and in-person are both required)
|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:
Each course costs $2678. We do not offer scholarships, but financial aid is available.
|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?
| Fundamentals of Clinical Ethics
Law and Bioethics
Online Practicum of Clinical Ethics
Onsite Clinical Ethics Capstone
|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?
|Publishable manuscript(s) – Number trainees are required to submit:
|Portfolio – please describe:
|Do graduates receive a certificate or diploma upon successful completion?