Master of Science in Bioethics
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Program Details

The Master of Science in Bioethics will help you to become a leader in healthcare.  These online healthcare degrees help prepare students to advance careers in bioethics, social justice, and health equity, teaching students to create opportunities and manage resources effectively.  At the same time, students will learn to remain responsive to diverse challenges within complex social, political, and economic climates.  Courses cover such topics as:

  • Understanding bioethical issues
  • Ethics related to complex human situations and equity
  • Synthesizing empirical and non-empirical content relative to bioethics and social justice
  • Bioethical issues impacting health care decisions
  • Bioethical considerations in conducting research

Coursework draws content and expertise from the Rio Grande Valley region, providing a unique perspective on bioethical challenges that lead to disparities in outcomes and inequities in health care and resources.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)