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Part-time Master's Degree Program

Part-time Master's Degree Program

Case Western Reserve University

Limit Per Term Full-time (37.5 hrs/wk) – 6 credit hours fall and spring; 3 credit hours summer
Three-fourths time (28-37.4 hrs/wk) – 4.5 credit hours fall and spring; 2.25 credit hours summer
Half-time (18.75-27.9 hrs/wk)- 3 credit hours fall and spring; 1.5 credit hours summer
http://www.case.edu/finadmin/humres/benefits/education.html

Cleveland Clinic

Total Rewards Tuition Reimbursement
Full-Time Employee plan benefit varies by degree type ($7,500 Graduate, $5,000 Undergraduate, $2,500 Associate)
Part-Time Employees are eligible for 50% of the Full-Time plan benefit
Academic/vocational institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or the Council of Higher Education Accreditation
http://clevelandclinic.org/total-rewards/mybenefits.clevelandclinic/documents/2016-OH-Benefits-Summary.pdf

University Hospitals

Currently at $3000 max.  As of January 1st for a Master’s will go up to $5000 for a Bachelor’s and $7,500 for a Master’s.
http://www.uhwellness.org/life-tuition.html#4
 

Metrohealth Medical Center

MHMC:  FT employee up to $6,000 annually; PT prorated per hours worked

2 Year sequence (Fall, Spring, Summer)   
 SCENARIO 1  SCENARIO 2  SCENARIO 3 
 Fall 2016 
 Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits  Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits  Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits
 Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits  Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits  
     
 Spring 2017 
 Foundations in Bioethics II - 6 credits  Foundations in Bioethics II - 6 credits  Elective 1 - 3 credits
 Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits  Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits  
     
 Summer 2017  
 Elective 1 - 3 credits  Elective (optional)  Elective 2 - 3 credits
     
 Fall 2017  
 Elective 2 - 3 credits Elective 1 - 3 credits  Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits
  Elective 2 - 3 credits  Elective 3 - 3 credits
     
 Spring 2018 
 Elective 3 - 3 credits Elective 3 - 3 credits  Foundations in Bioethics II - 6 credits
  Elective 4 - 3 credits  Elective 4 - 3 credits
     
 Summer 2018  
 Elective 4 - 3 credits  Elective (optional)  Clinical Rotation 2 - 1.5 credits 
     
3 Year sequence (Fall, Spring, Summer)   
 SCENARIO 1  SCENARIO 2  SCENARIO 3 
 Fall 2016 
 Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits Elective 1 - 3 credits Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits
     
 Spring 2017 
 Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits  Elective 2 - 3 credits Elective 1 - 3 credits
    Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits
 
 Summer 2017  
 Elective (optional)  Elective (optional) Elective (optional)
 
 Fall 2017  
 Elective 1 - 3 credits  Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits Elective 2 - 3 credits
 
 Spring 2018 
 Foundations II - 6 credits Elective 3 - 3 credits Foundations II - 6 credits
 
 Summer 2018  
 Elective 2 - 3 credits Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits Elective (optional)
 
Fall 2018
Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits Foundations in Bioethics II - 6 credits Elective 3 - 3 credits
    Clinical Rotation 1 - 1.5 credits
 
Spring 2019
Elective 3 - 3 credits Elective 4 - 3 credits Elective 4 - 3 credits
 
Summer 2019
Elective 4 - 3 credits Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits Elective (optional)
 
4 Year sequence (Fall, Spring, Summer)   
 SCENARIO 1  SCENARIO 2  SCENARIO 3 
 Fall 2016 
 Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits Elective 1 - 3 credits Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits
 
 Spring 2017 
 Clinical Rotation - 1.5 credits  Elective 2 - 3 credits Elective 1 - 3 credits
 
 Summer 2017  
 Elective (optional)  Elective (optional) Elective (optional)
 
 Fall 2017  
 Elective 1 - 3 credits  Foundations in Bioethics I - 6 credits Elective 2 - 3 credits
 
 Spring 2018 
 Foundations II - 6 credits Elective 3 - 3 credits Foundations II - 6 credits
 
 Summer 2018  
 Elective (optional) Elective (optional) Elective (optional)
 
Fall 2018
Clinical Rotation 2 - 1.5 credits Foundations in Bioethics II - 6 credits Clinical Rotation 1 - 1.5 credits
 
Spring 2018
Elective 2 - 3 credits Elective 4 - 3 credits Elective 3 - 3 credits
 
Summer 2018
Elective (optional) Elective (optional) Elective (optional)
 
Fall 2019
Elective 3 - 3 credits  Clinical Rotation 1 - 1.5 credits   Clinical Rotation 1 - 1.5 credits
 
Spring 2020
Elective 4 - 3 credits  Clinical Rotation 2 - 1.5 credits  Elective 4 - 3 credits
 
Summer 2020
Elective (optional)  Elective (optional)  Elective (optional)
 

*Students will select electives in consultation with his/her faculty adviser. Electives must enhance an understanding of issues in the field of bioethics and must be relevant to the student’s academic interests and goals.

Leave of Absence form is located at the following site: http://case.edu/gradstudies/current-students/forms/