MA Programs in Social Sciences in North America 2020

An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared t… Read more

An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.

The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.

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University of Pittsburgh School of Education
Pittsburgh, USA

The Master of Arts degree in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education (SCAE) is for the emerging educational scholar interested in the fundamental role that education play ... +

The Master of Arts degree in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education (SCAE) is for the emerging educational scholar interested in the fundamental role that education plays in society. Under the guidance of senior faculty, SCAE students use the tools of the social sciences and humanities to study fundamental issues in education, such as equity, justice, school reform, and educational change. SCAE is a unique combination of two educational fields of study -- Comparative Education and Social Foundations of Education – that brings together a faculty with diverse interests in educational change and improvement. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
English
May 2020
01 Mar 2020
Campus
 
The University of Southern Mississippi College of Arts and Sciences
Hattiesburg, USA

The MA degree program is student-centered and dedicated to studying the interaction of government, culture, and economics from both international and domestic perspectives. Ou ... +

The MA degree program is student-centered and dedicated to studying the interaction of government, culture, and economics from both international and domestic perspectives. Our goal is to produce graduates who are informed an engaged citizens of the global society. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
21 Jan 2020
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology
Los Angeles, USA

Pepperdine University’s online psychology master’s program prepares students for meaningful careers in psychology, human services, and related fields through a values-based cu ... +

Pepperdine University’s online psychology master’s program prepares students for meaningful careers in psychology, human services, and related fields through a values-based curriculum. -
MA
Part-time
English
Online
 
American University - School of International Service (SIS)

AU’s MA in International Relations combines advanced international relations theory and methods with a concentration in Global Security & Conflict Resolution, or Sustainab ... +

AU’s MA in International Relations combines advanced international relations theory and methods with a concentration in Global Security & Conflict Resolution, or Sustainable International Development. -
MA
Full-time
English
Online
 
The Citadel
Charleston, USA

The Citadel’s Master of Arts in Intelligence and Security Studies (ISS) prepares students to enhance national security through intelligence and homeland security leadership. B ... +

The Citadel’s Master of Arts in Intelligence and Security Studies (ISS) prepares students to enhance national security through intelligence and homeland security leadership. Best practices for intelligence collection and analysis and national security combined with current theory, research, and experience give students the background necessary to cultivate critical thinking, concise writing, and effective briefing. By introducing applicable management principles and policy analysis, the program fosters the leadership skills to successfully address security and intelligence challenges facing the United States. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
January 2020
Online
 
Antioch University Online
Yellow Springs, USA

The online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Antioch allows you to channel your passion for helping others into a meaningful and rewarding career as a mental ... +

The online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Antioch allows you to channel your passion for helping others into a meaningful and rewarding career as a mental health counselor. -
MA
Part-time
3 years
English
06 Jan 2020
03 Jan 2020
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

The online Master of Arts in Cultural Heritage Management from Johns Hopkins Advanced Academic Programs immerses students in a broad context of cultural heritage issues, inclu ... +

The online Master of Arts in Cultural Heritage Management from Johns Hopkins Advanced Academic Programs immerses students in a broad context of cultural heritage issues, including social, environmental, and economic trends, and prepares students to assume leadership roles in the cultural heritage sector. -
MA
Part-time
English
January 2020
Online
 
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, USA

The Master of Arts in Sociology is designed to provide students with advanced and up-dated instruction in quantitative and qualitative techniques of sociological research, sta ... +

The Master of Arts in Sociology is designed to provide students with advanced and up-dated instruction in quantitative and qualitative techniques of sociological research, statistics, and theory. -
MA
Full-time
36 hours
English
September 2020
Online
 
Boston University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Boston, USA

This degree program is an intensive three-semester course of study designed for those seeking rigorous training in economics supplemented by training in the related discipline ... +

This degree program is an intensive three-semester course of study designed for those seeking rigorous training in economics supplemented by training in the related disciplines of politics, international relations, public health, and infrastructure and environment. -
MA
Full-time
3 semesters
English
September 2020
01 Mar 2020
Campus
 
Medaille College
Buffalo, USA

Medaille College’s M.A. in Psychology is a 36-credit course of study in which students take 3-credit courses: Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Biological Basis of Beha ... +

Medaille College’s M.A. in Psychology is a 36-credit course of study in which students take 3-credit courses: Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Biological Basis of Behavior, Research Methods, Assessment, Counseling, Statistics, Evolutionary Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and Psychopathology. -
MA
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
21 Jan 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Miami College of Arts and Sciences
Miami, USA

The MAIA program is an interdisciplinary graduate degree designed to prepare students for careers in global organizations. Students learn how to identify, analyze, and manage ... +

The MAIA program is an interdisciplinary graduate degree designed to prepare students for careers in global organizations. Students learn how to identify, analyze, and manage complex problems that confront modern institutions. The program combines academic considerations of politics and culture with those of international affairs, security studies, and management to provide participants with the skills necessary to pursue a range of career objectives in both domestic and international careers. Innovative. Interdisciplinary. Important. The MAIA program combines diplomacy, organizational administration, and management courses to tackle tough topics like human rights, disaster relief, security, and sustainability. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Campus
 
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego
San Diego, USA

Leading social change is hard work that requires innovative vision backed by entrepreneurial skills and a deep understanding of the problem at hand. Students pursuing a Master ... +

Leading social change is hard work that requires innovative vision backed by entrepreneurial skills and a deep understanding of the problem at hand. Students pursuing a Master of Arts in Social Innovation (MASI) look critically at the roots of social challenges and injustice, then seek to create real change through bold new responses to poverty, inequality, human rights abuses, and humanitarian crises. -
MA
Full-time
English
August 2020
15 Feb 2020
Campus
 
The George Washington University - Elliott School Of International Affairs
Washington, USA

Developments in information technology, space exploration, and genetic modification, as well as advances in material science, are governed and shaped by institutions that set ... +

Developments in information technology, space exploration, and genetic modification, as well as advances in material science, are governed and shaped by institutions that set science and technology policy. This program equips its students to work at the forefront of policy affecting the science and technology arena. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online
Winona, USA

Put your passion to work. Learn from real-world practitioners who share the same drive for social and human change as you. Blend theory with practical knowledge to focus your ... +

Put your passion to work. Learn from real-world practitioners who share the same drive for social and human change as you. Blend theory with practical knowledge to focus your skills on greater humanitarian results with Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Master's in International Development. -
MA
Full-time
English
Online
 
Seton Hall University, School of Diplomacy and International Relations
South Orange, USA

At the School of Diplomacy, students evolve from consumers of information to producers of knowledge — immediately ready to contribute to a variety of fields. Our customizable ... +

At the School of Diplomacy, students evolve from consumers of information to producers of knowledge — immediately ready to contribute to a variety of fields. Our customizable academic program builds essential skills and helps students cultivate a deep understanding of who they are and how they can have a positive impact on the complex, interdependent world they've inherited. -
MA
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
September 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online