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Master of Arts in Urban Bioethics (MAUB)

The MA in Urban Bioethics, offered through the Center for Bioethics, Urban and Health Policy, trains students in the ethics and values of health, health care delivery, and health law and policy underlying the urban context of density, diversity, and inequalities. Coursework is practical, methodological, and theoretical. The degree is designed for Temple graduate students and area professionals who face, or will soon face, the complexities and disparities of urban health, and want specialized training in the ethics, values, and politics of health care in our increasingly multi-dimensionally diverse society.

The MA in Urban Bioethics can be earned as a stand alone- or dual-degree, and can be completed on a part- or full-time basis.

The MA program is led by Dr. Nora Jones (, Director of Education for the CBUHP, and supported by Prof. Enza Rocco ( Please contact either with any questions about the degree requirements, structure, or other dual-degree options.

For more information, please visit the Center for Bioethics, Urban and Health Policy