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Program of Study

The program requires 32 credit hours of graduate level work.  Students can complete the program over two, three, or four semesters.  Some students take one course per semester, completing the program over four years.

Fall Semester

  • MHB 410 Bioethics at the Bedside:  How Clinicians Think Ethically (4 credits)
  • MHB 420 Stories in Healthcare: Clinicians, Patients and Narrative Medicine (4 credits)
  • MHB 450 Master’s Research Methods: Capstone Planning (4 credits)
  • MHB 460 Academic Writing I (2 credits)
  • MHB 495 Capstone Development I (2 credits)

Spring Semester

  • MHB 430 Visual Arts and Healthcare: Framing the Field (4 credits)
  • MHB 440 History of the Body in Science and Medicine: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (4 credits)
  • MHB 465 Academic Writing II (2 credits)
  • MHB 495 Capstone Development II (2 credits)
  • MHB 495 Capstone Practicum (4 credits)