Albany Medical College

Alden March Bioethics Institute

Graduate Program in Bioethics



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctorate of Professional Studies Bioethics-Health Ethics and Policy or Clinical Ethics Consultation

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Alden March Bioethics Institute’s Online Graduate Programs provide mid-career professionals, joint degree students, and highly motivated post-baccalaureate students with an opportunity to supplement current education or career training with cutting-edge, innovative and challenging coursework in bioethics. Students learn to identify ethical dilemmas, create and scrutinize policies and practices in healthcare and associated settings, and to help institutions and individuals solve tough moral issues. Applicants are asked to fill out the online application at, submit all transcripts, and provide two letters of recommendation. If accepted into the program, a $100 fee is required to save the student's spot in the program. Graduate entrance exam scores are required only for students that do not possess a terminal degree. Dual degree students must be accepted independently to their professional degree program as well as the MS in Bioethics Program.


We are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the NYS Department of Education.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $2500/3 credits USD

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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