Part time Master of Arts Degree in New York USA

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A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. A master's degree prepares students to lead or manage. A master's degree also prepares a person for a range of pursuits through specialized study of a field.

Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: state, local, and federal, in that order. The common requirements to study at a higher education level in United States will include your admissions essay (also known as the statement of purpose or personal statement), transcript of records, recommendation/reference letters, language tests

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MA in Education

Unicaf University (ZM)
Online Campus Part time 18 - 24 months Open Enrollment USA New York + 1 more

Education is an increasingly changing, dynamic and very demanding sector which requires professionals and practitioners to be very qualified in order to meet various challenges. The MA in Education is suitable for all those that are interested in understanding the important role of education in our everyday lives and especially the links between education, society, and students of all ages. [+]

Education is an increasingly changing, dynamic and very demanding sector which requires professionals and practitioners to be very qualified in order to meet various challenges.

The MA in Education is suitable for all those that are interested in understanding the important role of education in our everyday lives and especially the links between education, society, and students of all ages. It is an ideal degree for all those who wish to enter into the educational sector and all current practitioners who wish to enhance further their knowledge in the fields of teaching and learning.

Necessary skills such as the use of ICT, problem-solving, critical thinking, and communication and research skills are acquired through the course.... [-]


MA Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching)

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online Campus Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

The MA Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching) is a flexible programme, designed to meet the professional needs of individual learners. Students will have the opportunity to engage critically with the theories and practices of education with a view to applying learning to practice. The MA in Education is well established and is regularly updated in order to reflect the changing needs of current and future participants. [+]

MA Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching)

The MA Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching) is a flexible programme, designed to meet the professional needs of individual learners. Students will have the opportunity to engage critically with the theories and practices of education with a view to applying learning to practice. The MA Education is well established and is regularly updated in order to reflect the changing needs of current and future participants.

Educational Aim To widen the options available and encourage in-depth development of personal and professional areas of interest. To enable learners to identify, design and carry out research activities which include opportunities for considerable self-direction. To contribute to the body of knowledge and understanding relevant to education. Fees ... [-]

Nutrition Science, MA/MS

Syracuse University - David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics
Campus Part time 4 - 8  January 2019 USA Syracuse

The program emphasizes critical evaluation of scientific information and evidence-based practice and research. Due to the varying backgrounds and professional interests of students, the master’s degree program is flexible. The master’s degree may also serve as a preparatory step toward more advanced study at the doctoral level. [+]

Program Description

The program emphasizes critical evaluation of scientific information and evidence-based practice and research. Due to the varying backgrounds and professional interests of students, the master’s degree program is flexible. The master’s degree may also serve as a preparatory step toward more advanced study at the doctoral level.

The thesis involves investigative work on a specific topic, extensive examination and interpretation of nutrition literature on that topic, and the presentation of results in a clear and logical form. Completion of the thesis may require an additional year of study beyond completion of coursework.

Admission

Students selecting nutrition as a major field of study must have minimum proficiency in chemistry and physiology. A recent course in nutrition must be presented upon entrance.... [-]


Human Development and Family Science, MA/MS

Syracuse University - David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics
Campus Part time 4 - 8  January 2019 USA Syracuse

The Master of Science degree (M.S.) in human development and family science is a 30-credit degree program that aims to promote an understanding of human development across the lifespan. With an emphasis on the importance of social-cultural context, students gain broad knowledge of the study of childhood and family systems across various cultural and societal contexts. [+]

Program Description

The Master of Science degree (M.S.) in human development and family science is a 30-credit degree program that aims to promote an understanding of human development across the lifespan. With an emphasis on the importance of social-cultural context, students gain broad knowledge of the study of childhood and family systems across various cultural and societal contexts.

All M.S. students must complete the core course and elective course requirements. Courses and training emphasize multicultural perspectives in child and family relationships and diverse research methodologies and scholarship. Elective coursework may be selected from additional CFS courses and other University departments such as anthropology, psychology, education, sociology, gerontology, social science, nutrition, special education, or women’s studies.... [-]


Marriage and Family Therapy, MA

Syracuse University - David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics
Campus Part time 2 - 3 years September 2019 USA Syracuse

The 60 credit SU Marriage and Family Therapy (SUMFT) program educates and trains clinicians, scholars and researchers in the profession of Marriage and Family Therapy. SU MFT carries out this mission through the “Self and Systems” training and supervision approach which incorporates the integration of self-understanding of students in clinical training, with a systems framework for clinical work with clients. [+]

Description

The 60 credit SU Marriage and Family Therapy (SUMFT) program educates and trains clinicians, scholars and researchers in the profession of Marriage and Family Therapy. SU MFT carries out this mission through the “Self and Systems” training and supervision approach which incorporates the integration of self-understanding of students in clinical training, with a systems framework for clinical work with clients.

Students gain a solid knowledge of marriage and family therapy theory and techniques. Students get extensive hands-on training, both at the Couple and Family Therapy Center, an on-campus clinical training and research facility, and at local community sites.... [-]


Master of Arts in Art Education

Adelphi University
Online Campus Part time September 2018 USA Garden City

The online Master of Arts in Art Education (M.A. in Art Ed) program offered by Adelphi University’s Ruth S. Ammon School of Education blends creative practice and contemporary teaching approaches to prepare students in becoming successful art teachers who cultivate the rich connections young people can make through art. [+]

Build your creative teaching voice and learn to inspire a future generation of artists. The online Master of Arts in Art Education (M.A. in Art Ed) program offered by Adelphi University’s Ruth S. Ammon School of Education blends creative practice and contemporary teaching approaches to prepare students in becoming successful art teachers who cultivate the rich connections young people can make through art. Expert faculty provides highly personalized coursework with unique hybrid scheduling, enabling students to take courses online while completing in-person fieldwork in K-12 classrooms. Gain the hands-on artistic teaching experience and career planning support you need to become a skilled art educator. We are well prepared to help you explore the role of art in education through meaningful fieldwork placements and student teaching environments no matter where you live in the State of New York. M.A. in Art Ed students graduate prepared for New York State visual arts teaching certification and to become creative art educators in a range of settings that include: Elementary schools Middle schools High schools Public schools Private schools Charter schools Colleges and Universities Museums Camps Afterschool programs Community-based programs Art studios Who Can Benefit ... [-]

Master of Arts in Educational Technology

Adelphi University
Online Campus Part time September 2018 USA Garden City

The online Master of Arts in Educational Technology degree (M.A. in EdTech) offered through the Ruth S. Ammon School of Education at Adelphi University is built to: equip you with the right blend of hands-on training, computer programming, and knowledge about teaching and learning you need for a successful career in today’s educational technology landscape; help you carve your own path in a growing field that offers diverse opportunities in both education and business. [+]

Learn how to harness technology to engage learners everywhere, and prepare yourself for career opportunities in an expanding field.

The online Master of Arts in Educational Technology degree (M.A. in EdTech) offered through the Ruth S. Ammon School of Education at Adelphi University is built to:

Equip you with the right blend of hands-on training, computer programming, and knowledge about teaching and learning you need for a successful career in today’s educational technology landscape. Help you carve your own path in a growing field that offers diverse opportunities in both education and business.

To ensure the program’s relevance in the real world, we developed it from the ground up with input from e-learning industry pros and academicians across disciplines. Additionally, we update the Online M.A. in EdTech curriculum annually with special topic courses, providing students with continuous exposure to emerging trends in a rapidly evolving discipline.... [-]


Philosophy (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The MA in Philosophy is a 30 credit program providing students with advanced training in the history of philosophy and in central areas of current philosophical inquiry. The program offers an optional specialized minor in Psychoanalysis. [+]

About

The MA in Philosophy is a 30 credit program providing students with advanced training in the history of philosophy and in central areas of current philosophical inquiry. The program offers an optional specialized minor in Psychoanalysis.

The MA prepares graduates for academic and professional careers and for further study and research at the doctoral level.

Curriculum

A full account of degree requirements and procedures is contained in the Philosophy departmental handbook.

To earn the MA in Philosophy, a student must complete a total of 30 credits with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

A maximum of three credits taken at another university at the graduate level may be granted toward the credit requirement for the master's degree. Twenty-seven credits must be completed at The New School for Social Research.... [-]


Politics (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The MA in Politics prepares graduates for academic and professional careers in diverse fields, including government, NGOs, law, consulting, journalism, or further study and research at the doctoral level. [+]

About

The MA in Politics is a 30-credit program providing students with advanced training in political analysis and political science research methods.

With individualized advising and mentoring from faculty in the department, students specialize in one of the four departmental fields (political theory, American politics, comparative politics, or global politics) and complete two substantial research papers. The MA in Politics prepares graduates for academic and professional careers in diverse fields, including government, NGOs, law, consulting, journalism, or further study and research at the doctoral level

Entering students work with an individual faculty advisor. This advisor, together with the departmental student advisor, introduces them to the curriculum as a whole and helps them to formulate the program that best suits their interests and needs.... [-]


Anthropology (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The MA in Anthropology is a 30 credit program combining the theoretical and methodological foundations of social and cultural anthropology with an emphasis on the critical exploration of how ethnographic sensibilities matter in the world today. [+]

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The MA in Anthropology is a 30 credit program combining the theoretical and methodological foundations of social and cultural anthropology with an emphasis on the critical exploration of how ethnographic sensibilities matter in the world today.

The program is designed to provide students with a broad understanding of the development of anthropology within the social sciences and introduce them to key concepts and issues that shape contemporary fields of knowledge production.

Curriculum

A full account of degree requirements and procedures is contained in the Anthropology departmental handbook.

To earn the MA in Anthropology, a student must complete a total of 30 credits, of which 18 credits must be listed or cross-listed in Anthropology. These 18 credits include core courses as well as courses within “Perspectives” and “Practices” categories.... [-]


International Affairs (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The field of international affairs is changing. Our approaches in and outside of the classroom must change as well. Gain the theoretical and practical tools you need to engage with the most pressing challenges of the 21st century. [+]

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The field of international affairs is changing. Our approaches in and outside of the classroom must change as well. Gain the theoretical and practical tools you need to engage with the most pressing challenges of the 21st century.

Named one of the top international affairs programs by the Foreign Policy Association, the Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs is distinctive in the New School tradition: critical, engaged, and truly global.

The SGPIA Difference

International Affairs at The New School stands out from conventional programs for its unique blend of pedagogical and scholarly commitments:

A critical and global perspective on international problems Engaged, field-based learning through our International Field Programs, our Practicum in International Affairs, and other offerings Multidisciplinary social research drawing on the traditions of The New School for Social Research Small classes, accessible faculty, and a flexible curriculum that allows students to tailor their studies to their interests and goals Curriculum ... [-]

Global Political Economy and Finance (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The MA in Global Political Economy and Finance is a 30-credit program that provides students with a sophisticated understanding of the world economy in historical context, the political economic analysis of the dynamics of contemporary world capitalist society, and state-of-the-art tools of political economic and financial analysis. [+]

About

The MA in Global Political Economy and Finance is a 30-credit program that provides students with a sophisticated understanding of the world economy in historical context, the political economic analysis of the dynamics of contemporary world capitalist society, and state-of-the-art tools of political economic and financial analysis.

Curriculum

A full account of degree requirements and procedures is contained in the Economics departmental handbook.

To earn the MA in Global Political Economy and Finance, a student must complete a total of 30 credits with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

There is no written comprehensive examination; the MA degree is awarded for successful completion of the required 30 credits.... [-]


General Psychology (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The Psychology graduate program provides comprehensive training in all the major fields of modern psychology and emphasizes research that is sensitive to social and cultural influences and concerns. In the MA program, there is an optional concentration in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counseling. Students in the doctoral program can focus on cognitive, social, and developmental psychology or clinical psychology. [+]

About

The MA in General Psychology is a 30-credit program that provides students with a basic education in psychology and is a prerequisite for more specialized work leading to the Ph.D. degree.

Students take courses covering a wide range of the literature, including cognitive, social, developmental, and abnormal psychology, neuroscience, research methods, and statistics.

Curriculum

Entering students work with an individual faculty advisor. This advisor, together with the departmental student advisor, introduces them to the curriculum as a whole and helps them to formulate the program that best suits their interests and needs. Students have access to a wide range of courses across The New School for Social Research to satisfy the elective requirements beyond the core required courses in general psychology.... [-]


Media Studies (MA)

The New School
Online Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

The Master of Arts program in Media Studies offers an interdisciplinary curriculum in media theory, design, and practice with an emphasis on the production of the video, audio, and Web-based media. [+]

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The Master of Arts program in Media Studies offers an interdisciplinary curriculum in media theory, design, and practice with an emphasis on the production of the video, audio, and Web-based media.

Gain experience in creative media making, critical analysis and reflection, and entrepreneurialism and management - guided by a faculty that includes noted filmmakers, researchers, designers, and scholars. Designed to accommodate working students, this flexible program enables you to study full-time or part-time, onsite in New York, or online from anywhere.

Part of the School of Media Studies (SMS) at The New School, the graduate program in Media Studies reflects the university's historical commitment to progressive education, an activist orientation, and the advancement of global perspectives.... [-]


Sociology (MA)

The New School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The MA in Sociology is a 30-credit program providing students with a thorough grounding in the historical, theoretical, and methodological development of sociology and gives students the tools to apply this knowledge in the world around them. [+]

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The MA in Sociology is a 30-credit program providing students with a thorough grounding in the historical, theoretical, and methodological development of sociology and gives students the tools to apply this knowledge in the world around them.

The MA in Sociology prepares graduates for academic and professional careers in diverse fields, including government, NGOs, media, consulting, or further study and research at the doctoral level.Entering students work with an individual faculty advisor. This advisor, together with the departmental student advisor, introduces them to the curriculum as a whole and helps them to formulate the program that best suits their interests and needs.... [-]