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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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Webster University Online

This course of study builds a broad conceptual understanding of the health care industry and develops specific, focused administrative skills that will help graduates gui ... [+]

Master of Health Administration (M.H.A.)

This course of study builds a broad conceptual understanding of the health care industry and develops specific, focused administrative skills that will help graduates guide health care organizations toward greater efficiency, effectiveness and patient-centered care.

The M.H.A. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Learning Outcomes Students will be able to explain healthcare leadership styles and demonstrate effective communication skills that are required in managing effective teams and in predicting human behavior in an organization. Students will be able to apply health care management skills in problem-solving, decision making, planning, delegating and managing time. Students will be able to incorporate strategic thinking to set priorities, focus energy and resources, and strengthen operations, in order to ensure that employees and other stakeholders are working toward common goals and to operationalize healthcare organization's mission and vision. Program Curriculum ... [-]
USA St. Louis
May 2019
Full-time
18 - 24 months
Online
Webster University

Now is the time to accelerate your healthcare career with a Master of Health Administration (MHA) from Webster University.The healthcare industry is one of the fastest gr ... [+]

M.H.A. Health Administration

Now is the time to accelerate your healthcare career with a Master of Health Administration (MHA) from Webster University. The healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing areas of today's economy, making the need for well-trained healthcare professionals even more critical. These professionals are an invaluable piece of the medical and health industry and are often involved in planning, directing, coordinating and supervising the healthcare we count on for ourselves and our families.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for medical and health services managers are expected to grow much faster in the next 10 years, allowing those in the healthcare administration to have even more specialized options to choose from in the future.... [-]

USA St. Louis Orlando
August 2019
Full-time
18 - 24 months
Campus
University of San Francisco - School of Nursing and Health Professions

The MPH-MSBH dual degree has been designed to prepare practitioners who are committed to eliminating health disparities, working with vulnerable populations, and creating ... [+]

Why get a dual degree in public and behavioral health?

The MPH-MSBH dual degree has been designed to prepare practitioners who are committed to eliminating health disparities, working with vulnerable populations, and creating social and physical environments that promote good health for all. This program is ideal for students who want a broad, in-depth knowledge base in public health with an emphasis on behavioral health skills. Courses are practice-oriented and applied skills are emphasized. Dual degree students graduate with the knowledge to design, implement, and lead evidence-based health care and community programs.

On completing the dual degree program, graduates will have two degrees: Both the Master of Public Health and the MS in Behavioral Health. By pursuing this dual degree option, students will achieve substantial savings in time and credits over completing these two degrees separately.... [-]

USA San Francisco
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
Campus
University of Otago - Wellington Department of Medicine

The Otago Master of Occupational Medicine degree (MOccMed) is part of an internationally accredited programme that will enable part-time registered medical practitioners ... [+]

Overview

The Otago Master of Occupational Medicine degree (MOccMed) is part of an internationally accredited programme that will enable part-time registered medical practitioners to develop competencies for professional occupational medicine practice at a registered or board certified specialist level in any country in the world.

The master's degree (normally taken part-time by students continuing their usual work) extends the existing Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Medicine (PGDipOccMed), and students will normally have completed the diploma prior to being accepted into the master's papers. The programme builds on the fundamental principles and clinical practice leading to management and research evaluation of occupational medicine and ensuring that staff are fit to engage in safe work.... [-]

New Zealand Wellington
March 2020
Part-time
3 years
Online
The Milken Institute School of Public Health

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 deliv ... [+]

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.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2019
Full-time
Online
Semmelweis University Faculty of Pharmacy

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 ... [+]

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).... [-]

Hungary Budapest
Open Enrollment
Full-time
10 semesters
Campus
Tulane University - Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (School of Medicine)

This program is designed to provide a solid foundation in human diseases and their molecular pathways for students considering applying to medical, dental, and other heal ... [+]

This is a full-time two-semester post-baccalaureate program leading to a Master of Science in Molecular Medicine. This program is designed to provide a solid foundation in human diseases and their molecular pathways for students considering applying to medical, dental, and other health-related professional schools. All courses in this program are taught by full-time faculty in the Tulane School of Medicine. The degree requirements of this program include 30 credit hours of coursework with a cumulative GPA ≥ 3.0. Although no thesis is required, students will prepare written assignments and oral presentations as part of the required coursework. Recipients of the MS in Molecular Medicine will demonstrate advanced knowledge in the molecular and cellular basis of disease and a basic understanding of biomedical research.... [-]

USA New Orleans
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Northeast Ohio Medical University- College of Graduate Studies

This non-traditional program is geared toward the working professional who would like to broaden his or her role in improving community health, especially in this changin ... [+]

Improving Public Health Through Research & Service

This non-traditional program is geared toward the working professional who would like to broaden their role in improving community health, especially in this changing health care environment. The program provides graduates with a foundation of public health skills and knowledge, including analytic skills, research strategies, community assessment methods, program implementation, evaluation, and policy development within an ethical and culturally sensitive perspective.

Master of Public Health Program

Students take six core courses, three generalist track courses, capstone project, and electives. The entire degree is 42 semester credits. Degrees for students enrolled at NEOMED are granted by Northeast Ohio Medical University. The Consortium of Eastern Ohio Master of Public Health program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health.... [-]

USA Rootstown Township
August 2019
2 - 6 
Campus
UdG - Master Smart Healthcare

Aimed at graduates in Engineering (Computer Science, Biomedical, Telecommunications, Industrial, Electronics ...), who wish to broaden their knowledge and focus your care ... [+]

Master 2019. Divided into two main sections: Intensive training: 36,00 ECTS Work practices + Final Master: 24.00 ECTS. Presencial intensive training (9 January - April 7) Knowing the discipline of medical informatics. Know the organization and care processes: healthcare, decision making challenges. Develop solutions to meet real health needs. Leading and participating in the development, implementation and management of products and services Smart Healthcare. Knowing the market structure ICT for Health: Learning to identify the main needs and business opportunities. Designing business models Smart Healthcare.CASE STUDIES AND PROJECTS in companies or research centers: ... [-]
Spain Girona
January 2020
Full-time
13 weeks
Campus
Goethe Dental School, Goethe University 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 advance ... [+]

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.... [-]

Germany Frankfurt
April 2019
Part-time
3 years
Online & Campus Combined
Umeå University Faculty of Medicine

Since 1991, this program has attracted students from more than 70 different countries in Asia, Africa, Europe (including Sweden) and North and South America. This global ... [+]

About

Since 1991, this program has attracted students from more than 70 different countries in Asia, Africa, Europe (including Sweden) and North and South America. This global recruitment has become an important influence on our teaching and research, with Swedish and international public health professionals learning from one another.

While studying

Studying on the program means an active search for knowledge, problem-solving and critical analyses based on a scientific approach. The working methods vary between individual study work, group work, seminars, and lectures. In the evaluations we have done, students have expressed great satisfaction with the cooperation between students from a different educational and cultural background.... [-]

Sweden Umeå
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
European University College

The aim of the Program is to provide orthodontic specialty training with a broad clinical and academic foundation. The Program provides the skills and knowledge necessary ... [+]

The aim of the Program is to provide orthodontic specialty training with a broad clinical and academic foundation. The Program provides the skills and knowledge necessary for diagnosis and care of children, adolescents, and adults with an orthodontic treatment need. Graduates are trained to be ethical practitioners committed to lifelong learning and dedicated to fulfilling the public trust. Our academic training program is organized based on a well-structured but self-directed learning environment, modern technologies, and current, evidence-based treatment modalities. Residents in training are organized in functional teams and are expected to work together in treatment planning and patient care.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
March 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences

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

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... [-]

Austria Krems an der Donau
October 2019
Full-time
6 years
Campus
University of Veterinary Medicine 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 rece ... [+]

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 ... [-]
Hungary Budapest
September 2019
Full-time
5 years
Campus
europubhealth+

Europubhealth+ is aimed at students with a strong interest in applied public health. Their academic background may be in health/medical sciences (medicine, nursing, pharm ... [+]

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. ... [-]
France Rennes Spain Granada United Kingdom Sheffield Poland Krąków Netherlands Maastricht  + 6 More
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus