Master of Science in Bioethics
Columbia University in the City of New York

Program Details

The online MS in Bioethics degree program from Columbia University in the City of New York examines the ethical, legal, and social implications of advancements in biotechnology and biomedicine in the United States and around the world. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Philosophy of Bioethics
  • Law & Bioethics
  • Clinical Ethics
  • Global Ethics
  • Research Ethics


  • Bachelor's degree
  • College transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Résumé
  • GRE, MCAT, or LSAT scores
  • Video essay

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education