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A Master of Science provides students who have completed their undergraduate careers the chance to further their education and master skills useful in their chosen field. This degree program builds a foundation of experience that goes beyond theoretical learning to establish a truly admirable skill set.

What is an MSc in Administration? This is a degree program that teaches students more about the interior goings-on of the world of business and how companies around the globe work together to keep the modern market afloat. While taking courses such as mathematical equations of economy, business law, and statistics, students can learn to act as an effective administrator in a wide range of fields, including but not limited to sports management, applied communication, criminal justice, environmental management or project management.

Time management, data collection and organization, and budgeting are all skills student can gain. They not only can give graduates a boost in their career field but also serve to make everyday responsibilities easier overall.

As is the case with most degree courses, the cost of obtaining an MSc of this type varies between different countries and schools. Therefore, doing research before committing to a specific institution is always in students’ best interests. This coursework can take anywhere from six months to two years to complete, so planning ahead is critical.

An MSc in Administration tends to be a versatile degree and may allow graduates to choose from a dozen industries when entering into their new careers. City manager, mayor, program director, program analyst, director of development and executive director are just a few of the job opportunities that might become available with the completion of this degree program. Other, less well-known opportunities might include housing specialist, research associate or urban planner.

Prospective students can check out a number of available courses and may be able to access learning opportunities online, locally or even internationally. 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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8 Results in Administration

Kingston University London

This course gives practising clinicians and health service managers a step up to the next level and provides first-class training in key competencies for those who want t ... [+]

Choose Kingston's Leadership and Management in Health MSc top-up/MSc

This course gives practising clinicians and health service managers a step up to the next level and provides first-class training in key competencies for those who want to enter this sector. The programme offers both academic rigour and the practical skills to apply what you have learned in the workplace. Graduates leave the course as dynamic, forward-thinking healthcare professionals and service managers who excel in their field.

Get the best of both worlds with a highly flexible modular programme that combines face-to-face lectures, seminars and workshops that foster a learning community with an online study that fits alongside your work commitments. Work with the latest research and learn modelling and theories that you can use to analyse and improve your organisation straight away. Learn how to manage people, budgets, information, marketing and quality, as well as how to navigate organisational change and think creatively. Enhance your leadership skills and gain a critical understanding of research into leadership and management. Study with staff who all have experience within the healthcare sector, on a course that applies to public, private and voluntary sectors in the UK and internationally. Kingston Business School is a principal member of the Institute of Leadership and Management in Health (ILMH), and you will benefit from regular guest speakers, as well as the everyday experiences that other students bring from their workplaces. Study in the happiest and safest area in London, with fast transport links to the rest of... [-]
United Kingdom Kingston upon Thames
September 2019
Part-time
2 - 4 years
Campus
Missouri State University

The Master of Science in Administrative Studies is a cross-disciplinary program which features enhancement of administrative abilities with areas of emphasis in Applied C ... [+]

Master of Science in Administrative Studies

The Master of Science in Administrative Studies is a cross-disciplinary program which features enhancement of administrative abilities with areas of emphasis in Applied Communication, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, Environmental Management, Project Management, and Sports Management. The program is designed to meet the needs of individuals who are established in careers and are seeking professional growth and advancement within their vocations. The 33-hour program builds upon past work experience and allows participants to expand their knowledge base, abilities, and skills which can lead to enhanced administrative roles within organizations.... [-]

USA Springfield
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
Online & Campus Combined
Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW (WULS-SGGW)

Provides students with a broad academic knowledge and facilitates them to develop skills that would prepare them for careers in the dynamic global business environment. ... [+]

Mission of the Faculty

The mission of the Faculty is to form economists who would understand the contemporary economic world and analyze it using analytical methods. The ability to fully understand the functioning of the local and the global economies are essential for leaders in both the public and private sectors. A good knowledge of the impact that different economic policies, competitive strategies, and consumer behaviors have on companies and their environment provides managers a competitive edge.

Mission of the specialization (major)

The aim of this two - year programme is to provide students with a broad academic knowledge and to facilitate them to develop skills that would prepare them for careers in the dynamic global business environment. Graduates of the programme will be ready for corporate careers, positions in government and for starting and running their own businesses.... [-]

Poland Warsaw
October 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Mind Development Academy

The AIU Distance Learning Master of Science in Health Care Administration program will be a custom-made program, designed just for you by you and your academic advisor. T ... [+]

About

The AIU Distance Learning Master of Science in Health Care Administration program will be a custom-made program, designed just for you by you and your academic advisor. This flexibility to meet student needs is seldom found in other distance learning programs. Our online program does not require all students to take the same subjects/courses, use the same books, or learning materials. Instead, the online Masters Program in Health Care Administration curriculum is designed individually by the student and academic advisor. It specifically addresses individual strengths and weaknesses with respect to market opportunities in the student’s major and intended field of work.

Understanding that industry and geographic factors should influence the content of the curriculum instead of a standardized one-fits-all design is the hallmark of AIU’s unique approach to adult education. This philosophy addresses the dynamic and constantly changing environment of working professionals by helping adult students in reaching their professional and personal goals within the scope of the degree program.... [-]

South Africa Cape Town
February 2019
Online
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)

The master of science in health systems administration is designed to provide strategic skills for today’s health care management. Now, as never before, health care ... [+]

Program Overview

The master of science in health systems administration is designed to provide strategic skills for today’s health care management. Now, as never before, health care is rapidly transforming. The pace of technology and innovation are changing how, when, and where health care is provided, and who is providing it. Concurrently, health care customers have high expectations for quality and responsiveness to their needs—delivered in a cost-effective manner. To provide these strategic skills, the master of science in health systems administration builds on a foundation of courses in policy and law formation, health care economics, innovation, and leadership. Additional options are provided through course selections, building an integrated program that meets the individual challenges of participating students.... [-]

USA Rochester
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs

The Johns Hopkins MS in Research Administration is designed to benefit research practitioners, including those currently working in higher education, government agencies, ... [+]

The Johns Hopkins MS in Research Administration is designed to benefit research practitioners, including those currently working in higher education, government agencies, and independent foundations, as well as those who seek to begin a career in research administration. Students will examine how the research enterprise is organized and led across the U.S. and internationally. Both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors will be examined to highlight any similarities and/or differences. Students will also learn about the management of sponsored research programs in areas related to finance, information technology, and legal, ethical, regulatory, and compliance considerations.

Students must complete all academic work in a master’s degree or certificate program within five years.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2019
Part-time
1 - 5 years
Online
Grand Canyon University

Health informatics is a rapidly emerging discipline that offers new frontiers requiring innovative leadership. Emerging technology provides an understanding of the value ... [+]

About

Health informatics is a rapidly emerging discipline that offers new frontiers requiring innovative leadership. Emerging technology provides an understanding of the value of health informatics and how it can reduce health care costs, increase access and patient safety, and improve the quality of healthcare services. The masters in health informatics from the College of Nursing and Health Care Professions at Grand Canyon University can help you use information technology, both hardware, and software, for better decision-making and better patient outcomes.

Graduates are eligible to take the Certified Professional in Health Informatics (CPHI™) certification exam through the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Courses that prepare students for the certification exam focus on:... [-]

USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City Scottsdale  + 1 More
September 2019
8 weeks
Campus
Online
University of Parma

The program mainly focuses on disciplines belonging to the area of Business Administration. Such disciplines are integrated with statistic knowledge to identify and elabo ... [+]

Official Program Description

SECOND LEVEL ACADEMIC TITLE IN COMPANY ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

University of Parma, Italy

(LM -77 Degree courses in the Sciences, Economics, and Business)

Double degree

1) Pamukkale University (Turkey): II level degree “Accounting and Finance”

2) Grenoble École de Management (France): “MSc in Management”

Duration

Two years.

Places available

140 of which:

n. 124 for EU citizens and EU-equated citizens; n. 4 for non-EU citizens; n. 2 for Chinese citizens (“Marco Polo” contingent). Curricular requirements

To access, the curricular requirements are related to the basic content of the degree courses in Economics and Management or Business Administration. The access at this degree course also requires specific knowledge of issues relating to Business Administration and Management. In particular, graduate students in Economics and Management or Business Administration must have at least 15 ECTS in academic disciplines of Business Administration and Management.... [-]

Italy Parma
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus