For students seeking a Master's or Doctoral degree relating to bioethics, find a comprehensive and regularly updated table of US-based programs below. You can sort by program type, institution, and location to simplify your academic search. Curated by our NSBA member Betty Cohn from Johns Hopkins University.

TypeInstitutionDepartmentProgram NameCityStateWebsite
DoctoralAlbany Medical CollegeAlden March Bioethics InstituteDPS in Bioethics, Health Ethics and PolicyAlbanyNYVisit Website
Master'sAlbany Medical CollegeAlden March Bioethics InstituteMaster of Science in Bioethics, ComprehensiveAlbanyNYVisit Website
DoctoralArizona State UniversityCenter for Biology and SocietyPhD in Biology and SocietyPhoenixAZVisit Website
Master'sArizona State UniversityCenter for Biology and SocietyMaster of Biology and SocietyPhoenixAZVisit Website
DoctoralCase Western Reserve UniversityDepartment of BioethicsPhD in BioethicsClevelandOHVisit Website
Master'sCase Western Reserve UniversityDepartment of BioethicsMA in Bioethics and Medical HumanitiesClevelandOHVisit Website
Master'sClarkston UniversityThe Bioethics Program of Clarkson University and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiMaster of Science in BioethicsSchenectadyNYVisit Website
Master'sColumbia UniversityCenter for BioethicsMaster of Science in Bioethics–Online, On-Campus, and HybridNew York CityNYVisit Website
Master'sCreighton UniversityGraduate SchoolMS in Bioethics - OnlineOmahaNEVisit Website
Master'sCreighton UniversityGraduate SchoolMaster of Arts in Medical HumanitiesOnlineVisit Website
Master'sDrew UniversityMedical and Health HumanitiesMaster of Arts in Medical Humanities, Health and SocietyMadisonNJVisit Website
DoctoralDrew UniversityMedical and Health HumanitiesDoctor of Medical and Health and HumanitiesMadisonNJVisit Website
Master'sDuke UniversityDuke Initiative for Science & SocietyMaster of Arts in Bioethics, Tech Ethics & Science PolicyDurhamNCVisit Website
Master'sDuquesne UniveristyCenter for Healthcare EthicsMaster of Arts in Healthcare EthicsPittsburghPAVisit Website
DoctoralDuquesne UniversityCenter for Healthcare EthicsPhD Healthcare EthicsPittsburghPAVisit Website
DoctoralDuquesne UniversityCenter for Healthcare EthicsDoctorate in Healthcare Ethics (DHCE)PittsburghPAVisit Website
Master'sEmory UniversityGraduate School and Center for EthicsMaster of Arts in BioethicsAtlantaGAVisit Website
Master'sFordham UniversityCenter for Ethics EducationMaster of Ethics and SocietyBronxNYVisit Website
Master'sGeorgetown UniversityCenter for Clinical BioethicsMaster of Arts in Catholic Clinical EthicsWashington, D.CDCVisit Website
DoctoralGeorgetown UniversityDepartment of PhilosophyPhD Philosophy with Bioethics concentrationWashington, D.CDCVisit Website
Master'sHarvard UniversityHarvard Medical School Center for BioethicsMaster of Bioethics ProgramBostonMAVisit Website
Master'sIndiana UniversityCenter for BioethicsMA in BioethicsBloomingtonINVisit Website
Master'sIowa State UniversityCollege of Liberal Arts and SciencesMasters in BioethicsAmesIAVisit Website
DoctoralJohns Hopkins UniversityDepartment of Health Policy and ManagementPhD in Health Policy and Management concentration in BioethicsBaltimoreMDVisit Website
Master'sJohns Hopkins UniversityBerman Institute of Bioethics in partnership with the Bloomberg School of Public HealthMaster of BioethicsBaltimoreMDVisit Website
Master'sKansas City UniversityDivision of Bioethics, College of MedicineMaster of Arts in Bioethics* (Only offered as a dual degree with DO)Kansas CityMIVisit Website
Master'sLoma Linda UniversitySchool of ReligionMaster of Arts in BioethicsLoma LindaCAVisit Website
Master'sLoyola Maramount UniversityThe Bioethics InstituteMaster of Arts in BioethicsLos AngelesCAVisit Website
DoctoralLoyola University ChicagoNeiswanger Institute for BioethicsD. BioethicsOnlnie/ChicagoILVisit Website
Master'sLoyola University ChicagoNeiswanger Institute for BioethicsMaster of Arts in Bioethics and Health PolicyMaywoodILVisit Website
Master'sMedical College of WisconsinCenter for Bioethics and Medical HumanitiesMaster of Arts in BioethicsMilwaukeeWIVisit Website
DoctoralMichigan State UniversityDepartment of PhilosophyPhD in Philosophy with a concentration in Philosophy and Ethics of Health CareEast LansingMIVisit Website
Master'sNew York UniversitySchool of Global Public HealthMA in BioethicsNew York CityNYVisit Website
Master'sNortheast Ohio Medical UniversityCollege of Graduate StudiesMA in Medical Ethics and HumanitiesRootstownOHVisit Website
Master'sNorthwestern UniversityBioethicsMaster of Arts in Medical Humanities & BioethicsChicagoILVisit Website
DoctoralPennsylvania State UniversityDepartment of Biobehavorial HealthPh.D. in Biobehavioral Health and BioethicsState CollegePAVisit Website
Master'sRush UniversityDepartment of Religion, Health, and Human ValuesMasters in Health Care EthicsChicagoILVisit Website
DoctoralSaint Louis UniversityAlbert Gnaegi Center for Health Care EthicsPhD in Health Care EthicsSt. LouisMOVisit Website
DoctoralSaint Louis UniversityAlbert Gnaegi Center for Health Care EthicsPhD in Philsophy and BioethicsSt. LouisMOVisit Website
Master'sSt. Thomas UniversityCollege of ScienceMaster of Science in BioethicsMiamiFLVisit Website
Master'sStony Brook UniversityCenter for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care and BioethicsMA in Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care and BioethicsStony BrookNYVisit Website
Master'sTemple UniversityCenter for Bioethics, Urban Health, and PolicyMA Urban BioethicsPhiladelphiaPAVisit Website
Master'sThe Ohio State UniversityDivision of Bioethics, OSU College of MedicineMaster of Arts in BioethicsOnline/ ColumbusOHVisit Website
Master'sThe University of Texas Rio Grande ValleySchool of MedicineMaster of Science in BioethicsEdinburghPAVisit Website
Master'sTrinity International UniversityBioethics Dept., Trinity Graduate SchoolMaster of Arts in BioethicsDeerfieldILVisit Website
Master'sTulane UniversityThe Program in medical Ethics and Human Values, The school of Medicine, Tulane universityMS in Bioethics and Medical HumanitiesNew OrleansLAVisit Website
Master'sUniversity of LouisvilleHumanitiesMaster of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies - Health Care EthicsLouisvilleKYVisit Website
Master'sUniversity of MaryMaster's ProgramsMaster of Science in BioethicsOnline/BismarkNDVisit Website
Master'sUniversity of PennsylvaniaDepartment of Medical Ethics and Health PolicyMaster of BioethicsPhiladelphiaPAVisit Website
Master'sUniversity of RochesterSchool of Medicine & DentistryMasters in Medical HumanitiesRochesterNYVisit Website
DoctoralUniversity of Texas GavelstonInstitute for Bioethics & Health Humanities PhD BioethicsGavelstonTXVisit Website
Master'sUniversity of Texas GavelstonInstitute for Bioethics & Health Humanities MA Bioethics and HumanitiesGavelstonTXVisit Website
Master'sUniversity of Washington School of MedicineBioethics & HumanitiesMaster of Arts BioethicsSeattleWAVisit Website
Master'sWake Forest UniversityBioethics Graduate ProgramMaster of Arts BioethicsWinston SalemNCVisit Website