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Choosing to extend an education past the undergraduate level can open up countless doors for those new to the work force. Graduate-level degrees are generally looked on as a great achievement and reflect a capacity for hard work and dedication. These can take anywhere from one to five years to complete, depending on the speed of completion and intensity of the program.

What is a master’s degree? This degree is an advanced degree obtained after receiving a bachelor’s degree in either the arts or sciences. It is intended to demonstrate an individual’s mastery of a certain subject and their ability to think analytically and solve problems relating to their topic of expertise. These degrees provide the foundation and training to seamlessly transition from a university setting into the workforce.

This degree type can mean a difference of several thousands of dollars in terms of starting pay at the beginning of a career. In a competitive job force, a higher degree puts individuals a step ahead of other applicants.

The cost of earning a master’s degree is highly dependent on the specific program and its location. It is important to be familiar with the financial implications of seeking a higher degree. Simple online research will usually answer any questions relating to costs to your university.

A master’s degree can put your foot in the door for careers that can be unattainable without an advanced degree, such as professor, engineer and more. It is common to start at a higher pay grade, be promoted at a quicker pace and enter a career with a better benefits package with a master’s degree. There are many fields in which this applies, and a master’s degree can be obtained in almost any subject in which you can receive a bachelor’s degree.

Certain universities even offer online programs for advanced degrees. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Clinical Social Work

The Institute for Clinical Social Work
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years September 2019 USA Chicago + 1 more

At The Institute for Clinical Social Work, we train graduate students to become clinicians/psychotherapists that work in a variety of mental health settings. [+]

Overview

At The Institute for Clinical Social Work, we train graduate students to become clinicians/psychotherapists that work in a variety of mental health settings.

ICSW’s Master’s program in Clinical Counseling and Psychotherapy is a full or part-time course of study designed to prepare students for careers in the mental health field with a specific emphasis on the integration of modern psychodynamic perspectives. After students complete the degree, they are eligible to apply for Illinois state licensure (LPC).

Upon graduation, students are prepared to seek employment in a variety of settings, including:

community mental health agencies the court system child welfare medical settings schools agencies serving marginalized populations substance abuse treatment settings family services agencies private mental health and group practice Timeframe Two years of coursework for full-time students (total of 60 semester credit hours) Three years of coursework for part-time students (total of 60 semester credit hours) Classes meet on Fridays, Saturdays, and one evening per week Students take courses in a small cohort model Content The program incorporates a psychodynamic framework across coursework and clinical placements Coursework is consistent with state requirements for Illinois licensure eligibility Our commitment to experiential learning provides two years of clinical training at top social service agencies Students attend a weekly practicum/internship seminar where they discuss their field placement experiences and begin integrating clinical experience and theory For additional mentorship and consultation, students meet regularly with a faculty clinical consultant Common Learning Outcomes ... [-]

Master of Public Health

The Milken Institute School of Public Health
Online Full time September 2019 USA Washington

MPH@GW is the online Master of Public Health (MPH) from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University. With classes developed and delivered by GW’s world-class faculty, MPH@GW features the same rigorous academics and selective admissions criteria as the on-campus program. [+]

MPH@GW is the online Master of Public Health (MPH) from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University. With classes developed and delivered by GW’s world-class faculty, MPH@GW features the same rigorous academics and selective admissions criteria as the on-campus program.

Through a dynamic blend of live online content, high-level collaboration with faculty and peers and real-world experience, MPH@GW prepares public health professionals to make a difference in global communities.

Benefits

Dynamic Virtual Campus Experience – Classes are hosted in weekly, face-to-face online settings that utilize video conferencing technology to create an intimate learning environment. Weekly sessions are supplemented by multimedia coursework completed throughout the week as well as familiar social interactions with peers and faculty.... [-]


Master of Public Health

University of San Francisco - School of Nursing and Health Professions
Online Campus Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 USA San Francisco + 3 more

The Master of Public Health program prepares future public health leaders to address pressing public health issues at the local, state, national, and global levels. The MPH promotes community engagement, professional collaborations, evidence-based practice, and public health advocacy. Graduates gain the knowledge and skills to improve population health while identifying and assessing the health needs of underserved populations in their communities and around the world, with an emphasis on preventative strategies and practices. [+]

An interprofessional degree for tomorrow's public health leaders. Study public health in classrooms that extend well beyond campus borders, into a city famous for its forward-thinking approach to public health advocacy and community outreach.

The Master of Public Health program prepares future public health leaders to address pressing public health issues at the local, state, national, and global levels. The MPH promotes community engagement, professional collaborations, evidence-based practice, and public health advocacy. Graduates gain the knowledge and skills to improve population health while identifying and assessing the health needs of underserved populations in their communities and around the world, with an emphasis on preventative strategies and practices.... [-]


Doktorpharmaceuticals

Semmelweis University Faculty of Pharmacy
Campus Full time 10 semesters Open Enrollment Hungary Budapest

At the Faculty of Pharmacy of the Semmelweis University in Budapest, foreign-language courses have been offered since 1989. From September 2011, the German-language study program was introduced. Teaching is done according to international standards and the diploma is recognized throughout Europe. A German speaking consultation is available to German students at any time. The study requires the general university entrance qualification. [+]

German-language pharmacy studies at Semmelweis University Budapest

At the Faculty of Pharmacy of Semmelweis University Budapest Since 1989 foreign language courses have been offered. From September 2011, the German-language study program was introduced. Teaching is done according to international standards and the diploma is recognized throughout Europe. A German speaking consultation is available to German students at any time. The study requires the general university entrance qualification.

The study program was compiled according to the curriculum valid at the Semmelweis University, but largely takes into account the requirements of the German Approval Regulations for Pharmacists (AAppO).... [-]


Master Dental Medicine

ESEM France
Campus Full time 5 years September 2019 France Toulon

ESEM France offers to integrate a Master's degree in dentistry, at one of its partner campuses, in Ireland, Portugal or internationally. The training in dentistry has a total duration of 5 years, it is accessible WITHOUT COURSES PACES from the baccalaureate. [+]

ESEM France offers to integrate a Master 's degree in dentistry , at one of its partner campuses, in Ireland, Portugal or internationally.

The training in dentistry has a total duration of 5 years, it is accessible WITHOUT COURSES PACES from the baccalaureate.

The first two years of the training take place 100% in French,

From the third year of study, the training takes place in the language of the host university. ESEM France translates all of your course material in French.

ESEM France offers you the unique chance to study dental medicine through an international curriculum, by integrating universities of excellence in cities acclaimed for their cultural wealth.

Daniel Frank / UnsplashThe start of the school year begins in September - fall back possible under conditions.Tuition fees: 10200 € per yearDiploma obtained: Master in dental surgery, European diploma recognized in France and in all the countries of the European Union.Admission: 100% on file and cover letter WITHOUT COMPETITION. Registrations are open from January to August. Download the registration form on the ESEM France : https://esemfrance.fr/programmes/programme-odontologie [-]

Master of Applied Science in Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality

Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health - Online
Online Part time 2 years September 2019 USA USA Online

A two-year, online master's program designed to educate students in the transformative mechanisms and evidence-based protocols that reduce preventable patient harm and improve clinical outcomes. [+]

The Master of Applied Science in Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality is a fully online, part-time interdisciplinary degree offered by top-ranked schools within Johns Hopkins University. It is a first of its kind collaboration between the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality.

It combines coursework from JHU’s top-ranked schools with the Armstrong Institute’s pioneering advances in patient safety.

The program is designed to educate students in the transformative mechanisms and evidence-based protocols that reduce preventable patient harm and improve clinical outcomes.... [-]


Master of Specialization in Visceral and Structural Osteopathy

MEDAC
Campus Part time 16 semesters October 2018 Spain Málaga

The MEDAC Chair of specialization in Osteopathy accredited by the Official University Isabel I, is formed by two Masters of Specialization in Structural and Visceral Osteopathy where the competences related to: knowing all the important concepts associated with this discipline, being able to reproduce the different procedures with a high scientific rigor and precision, in addition to strengthening the attitude of the student to address, in a complete manner, the different organic alterations that may arise. [+]

The MEDAC Chair of specialization in Osteopathy accredited by the Official University Isabel I , is formed by two Masters of Specialization in Structural and Visceral Osteopathy where the competences related to: knowing all the important concepts associated with this discipline, being able to reproduce the different procedures with a high scientific rigor and precision, in addition to strengthening the attitude of the student to address, in a complete manner, the different organic alterations that may arise.

This discipline , nowadays on the rise , and of great demand by society , requires specialized and highly qualified Physiotherapists in Manipulative Physiotherapy and Osteopathy, therefore, it is required of offers that can be combined in a specialization of two Masters , synthetic in regarding the formative period (2016-2017 year, 120 ECTS credits) and, meeting the highest levels of academic rigor.... [-]


Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Europubhealth+

europubhealth+
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 France Rennes Spain Granada United Kingdom Sheffield Poland Krąków Netherlands Maastricht + 8 more

Europubhealth+ is aimed at students with a strong interest in applied public health. Their academic background may be in health/medical sciences (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, veterinary, biology...), social sciences (sociology, economics, psychology, anthropology, geography, political sciences...), law, management or engineering. [+]

Program Overview

Europubhealth+ is aimed at students with a strong interest in applied public health. Their academic background may be inhealth/medical sciences (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, veterinary, biology...), social sciences (sociology, economics, psychology, anthropology, geography, political sciences...), law, management or engineering.

With the Europubhealth+ programme you are choosing:

to live abroad: during 2 years, you will live and study in at least 2 European countries and benefit from the support of experienced teams in each Higher Education Institution global health and intercultural work through multicultural team work, problem-based learning and a mandatory internship or practicum a large network in public health composed of academics and professionals with high expertise in the field as well as international students and alumni. ... [-]

Graduate Entry (MN)

Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Campus Full time 20 months March 2019 USA Cleveland

The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students for practice as an advanced generalist registered nurse and to lead interprofessional, evidence-based initiatives. [+]

A New Career in Nursing

The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing's Graduate Entry Nursing Program is your gateway to the exciting, challenging, and fulfilling field of nursing. The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students for practice as an advanced generalist registered nurse and to lead interprofessional, evidence-based initiatives. The Master of Nursing degree also allows you to pursue an MSN, DNP, Ph.D., or DNP/Ph.D. degree.

Graduate Entry Nursing Program Highlights The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing has offered post-baccalaureate, graduate entry nursing education since 1979 MN students have over 1,000 hours of clinical experiences Our students earn up to 15 credits toward most MSN majors Student have the opportunity to volunteer in the CWRU Student-Run Free Clinic to receive interprofessional learning experiences Our students routinely pass above the national average on the NCLEX, the RN licensure exam Teaching and learning strategies are geared to the unique learning needs of individuals entering nursing at the graduate level As part of Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing is both a research-intensive environment and a leader in clinical education MN students fulfill their clinical hours at prominent healthcare organizations and world-class hospitals, including University Hospitals Case Medical Center, the Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center and the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center. Admission Overview Application information is available on our Graduate Entry Applications Instructions page.... [-]

Full Medicine Study Programme

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 6 years October 2018 Austria Krems an der Donau

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian university to offer a comprehensive medical education which satisfies the objectives of the Bologna process. [+]

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian university to offer a comprehensive medical education which satisfies the objectives of the Bologna process. It consists of two components:

The Health Sciences bachelor programme is a foundation for careers in new and emerging areas of the health sciences and a requirement for further study on our Human Medicine master program. The Human Medicine master programme offers the scientific training required to enter the medical profession and provides the skills needed by independent practitioners. Health Sciences bachelor programme

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian higher education institute to offer interdisciplinary medical degree programms in line with the requirements of the Bologna model. The Health Sciences bachelor programm gives students the skills they need to enter new, cutting-edge health professions, and lays the foundations for developing medical expertise. The combination of courses in human medicine, biomedical engineering, and health economics is designed to produce medical experts with state-of-the-art skills profiles. Thanks to a clearly structured curriculum aimed at nurturing professional qualities, program graduates will have developed interdisciplinary communication and problem-solving skills, and are also in a position to identify and respond to health-related problems. They are able to work effectively in the highly complex public health sector, skilfully discuss problems and take appropriate responsive action. A fully integrated curriculum geared towards enhancing expertise in a diverse range of subjects gives students the interdisciplinary communication, professional and problem-solving skills they require to address medical, biomedical engineering and health... [-]


Masters in Physiology

Tulane University - Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (School of Medicine)
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 USA New Orleans

The Physiology Graduate Program at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA has developed a Master’s program specifically designed to provide advanced training and understanding of the functions of the body and to serve as the foundation for the study of medicine. Successful completion of this one-year program will increase your competitiveness for medical schools or equivalent professional programs. The program includes Advanced Medical Physiology, Neurophysiology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, and Translational Physiology. The program is open for applications all year around. [+]

The Physiology Graduate Program at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA has developed a Master’s program specifically designed to provide advanced training and understanding of the functions of the body and to serve as the foundation for the study of medicine. Successful completion of this one-year program will increase your competitiveness for medical schools or equivalent professional programs. The program includes Advanced Medical Physiology, Neurophysiology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, and Translational Physiology. The program is open for applications all year around.

Students can participate in research, grant writing, and protocol creation. Students will have a chance to interact with faculty and researchers from Tulane School of Medicine, the VA healthcare system, and Pennington Biomedical Research Center. This program also facilitates learning the materials tested on the MCAT.... [-]


Master in Veterinary Medicine - On-tier

University of Veterinary Medicine Budapest
Campus Full time 5 years September 2019 Hungary Budapest

UNIVERSITY OF VETERINARY MEDICINE BUDAPEST (U.V.M.B.) 230 years of tradition (founded in 1787). This program is also open to and relevant for high school seniors and recent high school graduates.

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This Program is open to high school graduates as it is a combined Bachelor and Master Program UNIVERSITY OF VETERINARY MEDICINE BUDAPEST (U.V.M.B.) 230 years of tradition (founded in 1787) 30 years of experience with teaching international students In the TOP7 European Veterinary Universities Research Faculty title for its outstanding scientific achievements Valuable European degree: Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVE) accreditation, American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accreditation is in progress Secure environment: small, centrally located campus (altogether approximately 1200-1300 students) – students and teachers easily get to know each other The most international veterinary campus in Europe: 65% of students come from foreign countries VETERINARY MEDICINE PROGRAM (MASTER) Practice-oriented training: Theoretical foundation of studies, followed by a practical training on how to treat and cure animals Quality education, 5.5 years: Preclinical period: 4 semesters, main subjects (like Anatomy, Histology, Biochemistry etc) and farm practicum in animal husbandry Clinical-paraclinical period: 7 semesters, includes the paraclinical subjects (like Animal Breeding and Husbandry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Food Hygiene, State Veterinary Medicine and Economics, Forensic Veterinary Medicine etc), and weekly clinical hours in Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Surgery, Obstetrics and Animal Reproduction Small and Large Animal Clinics: provide students, staff, and clients with 21st-century facilities for diagnostics and treatment Well-paid profession: After 5.5 years of studies, students receive the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine diploma. It ensures outstanding career prospects, a respected and acknowledged profession ... [-]

Master in Dental Technology

Goethe Dental School, Goethe University Frankfurt
Online & Campus Combined Part time 3 years April 2019 Germany Frankfurt

The new Master’s degree program „Master in Dental Technology“ (MDT) will be introduced in April 2019 at the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main in order to offer advanced academic training in the field of dental technology. It is a 120 ECTS program with an international focus, which is conducted primarily in English. [+]

Goethe University Frankfurt, positioned among the top international research universities, offers a wide variety of academic programs, a diverse group of research institutes, and a focus on interdisciplinary approaches to solving complex problems.

The new Master’s degree program "Master in Dental Technology" (MDT) will be introduced in April 2019 at the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main in order to offer advanced academic training in the field of dental technology. It is a 120 ECTS program with an international focus, which is conducted primarily in English.

The MDT is designed for Dental Technicians (Bachelor/ “Zahntechnikermeister) and dentists who want to acquire a highly advanced qualification in the field of dental technology. Within the program, students gain a deep understanding of assessment procedures, planning and scientific evaluation of complex treatments requiring dental restorations. The program focusses on synergy potentials of different treatment regimes as well as digital optimization of existing therapy options, putting emphasis on scientific aspects. In addition, dental technicians will be trained to perform non-invasive treatment steps on patients. All training will be performed on phantom heads.... [-]


Online Master of Health Management

McMaster University
Online Full time Part time 12 - 32 months September 2019 Canada Hamilton + 1 more

The Master of Health Management Program prepares healthcare professionals to meet the challenges of a career in healthcare management. [+]

Bridging the gap between health professional and health management Providing, instilling & promoting continuous learning among health professionals

Current health professionals are required to respond to unique leadership demands. The Master of Health Management Program prepares healthcare professionals to meet the challenges of a career in healthcare management.

COMPETENCIES

Upon completion of the MHM program, successful graduates will demonstrate expertise in the following core competencies:

Lifelong Learning Understanding, demonstrating and promoting the necessity for continuous learning among professionals. Communication Skills Understanding and demonstrating effective communication styles and techniques and use of related technologies. Conceptual Skills Identifying, synthesizing and analyzing information in a coherent and methodical way to advance problem-solving and the creation of new information. Awareness of the Political and Health Care Environments Awareness and appreciation of the complexities and interrelationship between the political and healthcare environments. Financial Management Demonstrate an understanding of financial data and related management techniques which support good financial management practices. Research Awareness Awareness and demonstrated an understanding of the creation and use of research. Leadership Awareness and demonstration of skills which motivate others to excel within an ethical and supportive environment. Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources Management Demonstrate an understanding of how organizations function and human resources play a key role within organizations. Full-time Program at a Glance ... [-]

MBA in Healthcare

Healthcare Learning
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom London

Healthcare Learning has partnered with major universities to provide a dynamic MBA in Healthcare for those striving to break into the industry or elevate their position. [+]

Overview

Healthcare Learning is pleased to announce their latest degree - MBA in Healthcare.

Healthcare today is more complex than ever, which requires long term thinking, leadership and understanding to take advantage of emerging opportunities, whilst negotiating external threats. A rigorous and comprehensive approach will give your organisation strategic direction and solidify your career path.

This programme aims to promote the best principles of management, entrepreneurship and innovation and show how this can be applied to any health services agency or health-related organisation.

This part-time, two-year blended learning qualification is delivered using the very latest technology through a mixture of webinars, online lectures and face-to-face tuition. This allows you to continue with your current working commitments whilst studying at a pace that suits your busy lifestyle.... [-]