Full-Time Students

Below is an example of a flexible study plan for full-time students. 


Sample Plan for full-time Students

Fall Semester
Traditional Program Medicine, Society, and Culture Research Ethics Health Policy
Foundations of Bioethics I
(6 Credits)
Foundations of Bioethics I
(6 Credits)
Foundations of Bioethics I
(6 Credits)
Foundations of Bioethics I
(6 Credits)
Clinical Ethics Rotations
(1.5 Credits)
Clinical Ethics Rotations
(1.5 Credits)
Clinical Ethics Rotations
(1.5 Credits)
Clinical Ethics Rotations
(1.5 Credits)
Elective #1 (3 Credits) Foundations of Medicine, Society, and Culture Research Ethics and Regulations Elective #1 (3 Credits)
Elective #2 (3 Credits) Elective #1 (3 Credits)
*Related to MSC
Elective #1 (3 Credits)
*Related to Research Ethics
Elective #2 (3 Credits)
Mini elective (1.5 Credits) MSC Seminar (1.5 Credits) Research Ethics
Journal Club (1.0 Credit)
Formulation and Analysis of Health Policy
Spring Semester
Traditional Program Medicine, Society, and Culture Research Ethics Health Policy
Foundations of Bioethics II
(6 Credits)
Foundations of Bioethics II
(6 Credits)
Foundations of Bioethics II
(6 Credits)
Foundations of Bioethics II
(6 Credits)
Clinical Ethics Rotations
(1.5 Credits)
Clinical Rotations or
Optional Practicum
Research Ethics Practicum Health Policy Practicum 
Capstone (1.5 Credits) Capstone (1.5 Credits) Capstone (1.5 Credits) Capstone (1.5 Credits)
Elective #3 (3 Credits) Elective #2 (3 Credits) Elective #2 (3 Credits) Case Studies of Health Policy
Elective #4 (3 Credits) Elective #3 (3 Credits)
*Related to MSC
Elective #3 (3 Credits)
*Related to Research Ethics
Elective #3 (3 Credits)
N/A N/A Research Ethics
Journal Club (0.5 Credit)
N/A