Graduate Certificate in Bioethics
Washington State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Bioethics program prepares students to handle the expansion of medical boundaries that brings new questions to society on topics including assisted suicide, genetic testing, and stem cell research.  The curriculum teaches students to weigh competing social and individual interests using ethical theories.  Graduates will find career opportunities in three main areas:

  • Health care
  • Legal work
  • Academics


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Meet all prerequisite course requirements or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and understanding for courses prior to enrollment

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities