Meet our MA Students

Entering Fall 2020 Class Profile

The Department of Bioethics hosts students with a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Our program is naturally multi- and interdisciplinary, which shows in everything we do including the students who join us each fall. We would love for you to explore the class profile and see how you fit here as well. 

  • Total Class Size: 47

  • Female: 77%     Male: 23%

  • Average Undergraduate Cumulative GPA: 3.47 - 3.77

  • In-State: 40%     Out of State/International: 60%

Geographic Location:
Midwest 53%
Northeast 19%
West 13%
Southwest 9%
Southeast 4%
International 2%
State/Country of Residence:
Ohio, California, New York, Michigan, Massachusetts, Illinois, Texas,  Maryland, Florida, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Indiana, New Jersey, and Canada
Student Diversity:
White 51%
Asian 34%
Hispanic/Latino 6%
Black/African American 6%
Biracial 3%
Languages Spoken by Students:
Spanish 14%
French 5%
Chinese 3%
Hindi 3%
Arabic 3%
Korean 2%
German 2%
Italian 2%
Urdu 2%
Telugu 1%
Tamil 1%
Cantonese 1%
Gujarati 1%
Vietnamese 1%
Bulgarian 1%
Russian 1%
Burmese 1%
Latin 1%
Background by Bachelor's Degree Type:
BA 51%
BS 45%
BL 2%
BA/BS 2%
Undergraduate Majors: 
Biology 19%
Chemical Biology 11%
Psychology 9%
Microbiology 4%
Chemistry 4%
Neuroscience 4%
Psychology Neuroscience 2%
Neuroscience Philosophy 2%
Biomedical Engineering 2%
English and Music 2%
Nutritional Biochemistry 2%
Psychology Cognitive Science 2%
Psychology with an emphasis in Biology 2%
Public Relations 2%
Biology, and Classical Languages and Literature 2%
Political Science 2%
Biology and Spanish 2%
Biology and French 2%
Law and Policy 2%
History, Philosophy, and Sociology 2%
Biochemistry and Music 2%
Cell and Molecular Biology 2%
Science, Technology and Society Studies 2%
Cognitive Sciences 2%
Chemical Engineering 2%
Health Science 2%
Performative Objects and Storytelling 2%
Philosophy 2%
Anthropology 2%