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Graduate Certificate in Bioethics

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  • Fall None
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  • Pullman: Yes
  • Global Campus: Yes
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Degree Description:

As science expands medical boundaries, society faces tough new questions on such topics as assisted suicide, genetic testing and stem cell research. WSU’s online Graduate Certificate in Bioethics program teaches students how to weigh competing social and individual interests using ethical theories. The certificate enhances employment opportunities in three main areas: Health care, including the bio-tech industry as well as hospitals, nursing homes, and public health organizations; Legal work, including law firms, hospital consulting, bioethics centers, medical societies, international organizations, and non-governmental organizations; and Academic, including such fields as philosophy, anthropology, biology, history, politics, and sociology.

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Contact Information:

William Kabasenche
Johnson Tower 814
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-4880