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Program Details

Loyola University Chicago offers a degree in Master’s of Arts in Bioethics and Health Policy. This degree program is well suited for health care professionals such as physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains, health care administrators, lawyers, researchers, and many more. This program boasts of a highly qualified and readily available faculty from a variety of different disciplines. Graduates often find higher employment opportunities in hospitals and other healthcare related agencies.

The M.A. in Bioethics and Health Policy degree consists of 30 credit hours and can be completed within two to three years. Required courses include Clinical Bioethics, Justice & Health Care, Biomedical Ethics & the Law, and Principles of Health Care Ethics.  In addition to the credit hours, students must complete a Master’s Research Capstone. A Master’s Research Capstone gives students the opportunity to develop a research project and produce a manuscript.

This online learning environment provides flexibility for enrolled students. Students interested should have basic computer skills in order to complete the program. Communication with faculty members and other students during the course may include e-mail, phone, online discussions, or conference calls. Due to the online nature of this program, students should have a reliable internet connection while taking this course.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission