Einstein-Cardozo Bioethics Graduate Education

Academic Calendar

Fall 2016 Calendar

  • Monday, August 8: Registration for Fall 2016 Bioethics & Cardozo Courses Opens
  • Monday, August 29:  
    • Cardozo Fall Classes Begin
    • Bioethics Fall Classes Begin
  • Wednesday, August 31: 
    • Full-Day Session for BIOE 5101 Bioethics & Medical Humanities
  • Monday, September 5: University Closed for Labor Day– NO CLASSES
  • Tuesday, September 6:  
    • Last Day to Drop a Bioethics Class without Financial Penalty
    • Last Day to Register for a Fall Bioethics Course
  • Wednesday, September 26: Last Day to Drop a Course Without a “W” on Transcript 
  • Mon, Oct 3 - Tues, Oct 4: University Closed for Rosh Hashanah - NO CLASSES 
  • Tuesday, October 11:  No classes after 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 12: Yom Kippur, NO CLASSES 
  • Mon, Oct. 17 – Tues, Oct. 18: University Closed for Sukkot – NO CLASSES
  • Mon, Oct. 24 – Tues, Oct. 25: University Closed for Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah – NO CLASSES
  • Wednesday, October 26: Makeup Day - CLASSES FOLLOW MONDAY SCHEDULE 
  • Thursday, October 27: Makeup Day - CLASSES FOLLOW TUESDAY SCHEDULE 
  • Thursday, November 26: University Closed for Thanksgiving – NO CLASSES
  • Thursday, December 9: Last Day of Bioethics Fall Classes
  •  TBA: Spring 2017 Advisement 

NOTE: Students taking classes at Cardozo Law School should refer to the Cardozo Academic Calendar for school closings, class cancellations, and make-up days for their Cardozo courses.

This schedule is updated as of July 27, 2016 but is subject to change at any time. Professors may have additional cancellations and/or make-up days.

Fall 2015 Calendar

  • Monday, August 10: Registration for Fall 2015 Bioethics & Cardozo Courses Opens
  • Monday, August 17:  
    • Cardozo Waitlist Sign Up Begins
    • Cardozo Fall Classes Begin
    • Cardozo Waitlist Add/Drop Begins
  • Tuesday, September 1: 
    • Bioethics Fall Classes Begin
    • Cardozo Waitlist Add/Drop Ends
  • Monday, September 7: University Closed for Labor Day– NO CLASSES
  • Tuesday, September 8:  
    • Last Day to Drop a Bioethics Class without Financial Penalty
    • Last Day to Register for a Fall Bioethics Course
  • Wednesday, September 9: Full-Day Session for BIOE5101 Bioethics & Medical Humanities
  • Mon, Sept 14-Tues, Sept 15: University Closed for Rosh Hashanah - NO CLASSES
  • Tuesday, September 22: No Classes after 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 23: Yom Kippur, NO CLASSES
  • Mon, Sept. 28 – Tues, Sept. 29: University Closed for Sukkot – NO CLASSES
  • Wednesday, September 30: Last Day to Drop a Course Without a “W” on Transcript
  • Mon, Oct. 5 – Tues, Oct. 6: University Closed for Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah – NO CLASSES
  • Thursday, November 26: University Closed for Thanksgiving – NO CLASSES
  • Monday, December 14: Last Day of Bioethics Fall Classes
  •  Mon, Nov. 30 - Fri, Dec 11: Spring 2016 Advisement

NOTE: Students taking classes at Cardozo Law School should refer to the Cardozo Academic Calendar for school closings, class cancellations, and make-up days for their Cardozo courses.

This schedule is updated as of July 30, 2015 but is subject to change at any time. Professors may have additional cancellations and/or make-up days.

 
 

Spring 2016 Calendar

  • Friday, January 1: University Closed for New Year’s Day
  • Monday, January 4: Registration for Spring 2016 Bioethics & Cardozo Courses Opens
  • Monday, January 18: University Closed for Martin Luther King Holiday
  • Monday, January 19: Cardozo Spring Classes Begin
  • Monday, January 25: Bioethics Spring Classes Begin
  • Wednesday, January 27: Full Day Session of BIOE 5102 Bioethics and Medical Humanities 
  • Monday, February 1: 
    • Last Day to Drop a Course Without Financial Penalty
    • Last Day to Register for a Spring Bioethics Course
  • Monday, February 15: University Closed for Presidents’ Day - NO CLASSES
  • Monday, February 22: Last Day to Drop a Course Without a “W” on Transcript
  • Tuesday, March 1: Last Day to Apply for the May & September Degree Dates
  • Fri, Apr. 22 – Sun May, 1: Spring Recess & Passover – NO CLASSES
  • Thursday, May 5: Last Day of Bioethics Spring Classes
  • Monday, May 30: University Closed for Memorial Day
  • TBA Einstein Diploma Ceremony 

NOTE: Students taking classes at Cardozo Law School should refer to the Cardozo Academic Calendar for
school closings, class cancellations, and make-up days for their Cardozo courses.

This schedule is updated as of July 30, 2015 but is subject to change at any time. Professors may have
additional cancellations and/or make-up days.

 
 

Fall 2014 Calendar

Key Dates: 

  • Aug 11: Registration for courses begins
  • Aug 25: First week for most Cardozo (LAW) courses
  • Sept 1: Labor Day (no classes)
  • Sept 2: BIOE courses begin 
  • Sept 3: Full Day Session for BIOE 5101 Bioethics & Medical Humanities
  • Sept 9:  Last day to drop a course without financial penalty
  • Sept 9: Last day to register for fall seminar courses
  • Sept 24: No Classes after 1 p.m.
  • Sept 25-26: Rosh Hashanah (no classes) 
  • Oct 1: Last day to drop courses without academic penalty 
  • Oct 9-10: Sukkot (no classes)
  • Oct 16-17: Shemini Atzeret/Simchat (no classes)
  • Nov 27: Thanksgiving (no classes)
  • Dec 5: Last day of BIOE courses
  • Dec 5: Registration begins for Winter Intensive Course

 

Note: Schedule is updated as of October 21, 2014 but is subject to change at any time. Professors at Einstein or Cardozo may have additional cancellations and/or make-up days.

 
 

Spring 2015 Calendar

Key Dates: 

  • Jan 1: University Closed for New Year's Day
  • Jan 2: Registration for Spring courses begins
  • Jan 5: Winter Intensive Course begins
  • Jan 19: First week for most Cardozo (LAW) courses
  • Jan 19: University Closed for Martin Luther King Holiday
  • Jan 26: First week for BIOE courses
  • Jan 28: First Day BIOE 5102 Bioethics & Medical Humanities II
  • Feb 2: Last day to drop a course without financial penalty
  • Feb 10: Last day to register for spring seminar courses
  • Feb 10: Last day to drop courses without academic penalty
  • Feb 11: All Day BIOE 5102 Bioethics & Medical Humanities II
  • Feb 16:  Einstein is Closed for Presidents' Day - (no  Bioethics classes, Cardozo is open and will have a regular class schedule)
  • Feb 18: Applications for Master and Certificate program are due
  • March 2: Last day to Apply for the June Degree Date
  • Apr 6-10: Week of Spring Break
  • May 5: Last day of BIOE courses
  • TBA: Bioethics Diploma Ceremony

Note: Schedule is updated as of October 21, 2014, but is subject to change at any time. Professors at Einstein or Cardozo may have additional cancellations and/or make-up days.

News & Events

Dr. Tia Powell was recently named one of nine new 2014 Hastings Center Fellows. The Fellows are an elected association of researchers from around the world whose distinguished contributions in their fields have been influential in bioethics.

Applications for the Master's in Bioethics and the Bioethics Certificate Program are still being reviewed for fall 2016 on a space-available basis. 

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