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Ethics and Society

Fordham University
Bronx, New York, United States
Degrees Offered: MA
Academic Fields:

Ethics.

The M.A. in Ethics and Society provides students with the intellectual tools needed for critical and compassionate engagement in today's burning ethical issues.

The cross-disciplinary program provides a foundation in the moral frameworks of philosophy, theology, psychology, bioethics, and social justice and is further tailored to your individual interests and career goals with electives. Courses in law, social work, and psychology may lead to specific professional paths, while exploration of the ethical and moral themes in philosophy, theology, and sociology are broadly applicable to any number of goals.


Degrees

Master's, MA, Master of Arts

Format

Part Time, Full Time, Evening/Weekend, On Campus

Academic fields

Ethics.

Keywords

Ethics, Social Justice, Bioethics, Moral Philosophy

Location

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Ethics and Society
Bronx, New York, United States



Program Contacts


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Fordham GSAS

lgrizzaffi@fordham.edu




What we look for in prospective students



Academic Backgrounds



Media and Interesting Information




Degrees Offered


Master's

Master's, MA, Master of Arts






Application Information



Fall

Start Date:

2015-09-02


Application Deadline:

2015-07-31


Spring

Start Date:

2016-01-19


Application Deadline:

2015-10-07




Suggested Preparation


Coursework, experience, or training in at least one of the core areas of ethics scholarship (philosophy, theology, or the social or natural sciences).


Recommended Work Experience



Tuition & Financial Aid


Generous merit-based financial aid is available to qualified students through Fordham’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. See the Tuition and Financial Aid header below for more information. Contact the director Adam Fried for information about possible graduate assistantships and tuition discounts for the 2015-16 school year.


In State Tuition

Out of State Tuition


Faculty


Our students and faculty come from diverse backgrounds, and bring a variety of viewpoints and areas of expertise to their shared passion for critical problem solving and broad approach to analyzing contemporary ethical challenges.



Alumni Career Paths


Graduates of the MA in Ethics and Society go on to careers in government and non-profit agencies, business and healthcare.
We offer regular Careers in Ethics panels, where invited speakers discuss their ethics-related careers in a number of different fields.



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Fordham University

Location

Bronx
New York
United States

University Type

Doctoral Universities – Higher research activity

Undergraduate Programs

Arts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence

Graduate Programs

Doctoral, professional dominant

Undergraduate Profile

Full-time four-year, more selective, lower transfer-in

Enrollment Profiles

Majority undergraduate

University Size

Large four-year, highly residential

Region

Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Public/Private

Private not-for-profit

Locale

Large city

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