MSc Degrees in Canada

Compare 23 Top Masters of Science in Canada 2018

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The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

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MSc in Marketing and Consumer Studies

University of Guelph
Online Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Guelph + 1 more

In order for a business to succeed, decision-makers must be able to understand the behaviour and trends of consumers. Our MSc in Marketing and Consumer Studies focuses on examining, understanding and influencing consumers and will equip you with the skills and expertise needed to manage large research projects. It will also prepare you to pursue a career in marketing, brand management, product development, market research, and consumer protection policy as well as provide excellent training towards the pursuit of a Ph.D. in marketing, consumer behaviour or a related business discipline. [+]

In order for a business to succeed, decision-makers must be able to understand the behaviour and trends of consumers. Our MSc in Marketing and Consumer Studies focuses on examining, understanding and influencing consumers and will equip you with the skills and expertise needed to manage large research projects. It will also prepare you to pursue a career in marketing, brand management, product development, market research, and consumer protection policy as well as provide excellent training towards the pursuit of a Ph.D. in marketing, consumer behaviour or a related business discipline.

Program timeline

You'll complete your MSc degree within two years. During the first year, you'll focus on your coursework and collaborate with faculty and fellow peers on research projects. You'll then be given guidance from an advisory committee to complete your research and develop a strong thesis.... [-]


Master of Science in Management

Telfer School of Management
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Canada Ottawa

All great discoveries have one thing in common: they started with one person asking one great question. We, at the Telfer School, know the transformative power of great questions. They can free minds, open up limitless possibilities and forever change the world. That’s why we created the Telfer Master of Science in Management. [+]

What will be your great question?

All great discoveries have one thing in common: they started with one person asking one great question. We, at the Telfer School, know the transformative power of great questions. They can free minds, open up limitless possibilities and forever change the world. That’s why we created the Telfer Master of Science in Management.

Think differently

Our program is purposely designed to enable you to fully exploit the revolutionary power of great questions:

We empower you with the intellectual confidence and awareness to ask penetrating, original questions. We equip you with the research perception and skills necessary to gather and synthesize data related to those questions. And we help you unleash the talent needed to identify patterns in these data, reveal clear, logical explanations of those patterns, and move closer to uncovering trailblazing answers. ... [-]

Masters of Engineering

Carleton University, Faculty of Engineering and Design
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Canada Ottawa

Carleton offers you outstanding graduate programs, remarkable research opportunities, intriguing internships and collaborations with supportive staff and faculty. [+]

Carleton offers you outstanding graduate programs, remarkable research opportunities, intriguing internships and collaborations with supportive staff and faculty. Our engineering and design graduate programs offer excellent research and practical applications related to your field of interest. A number of our programs are collaborative with the University of Ottawa through our Ottawa-Carleton Joint Institutes. (Depending on who you would like to have as your thesis supervisor, you can apply either to Carleton University or the University of Ottawa.)

MASTERS OF ENGINEERING LIST

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

All of our graduate programs in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering are offered through the Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering which combines the research strengths and resources of Carleton University and the University of Ottawa. At the master’s level, we offer the following degrees: Master of Engineering (Aerospace), Master of Engineering (Materials), Master of Engineering (Mechanical).... [-]


Masters of Applied Science

Carleton University, Faculty of Engineering and Design
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Canada Ottawa

Carleton offers you outstanding graduate programs, remarkable research opportunities, intriguing internships and collaborations with supportive staff and faculty. [+]

Carleton offers you outstanding graduate programs, remarkable research opportunities, intriguing internships and collaborations with supportive staff and faculty. Our engineering and design graduate programs offer excellent research and practical applications related to your field of interest. A number of our programs are collaborative with the University of Ottawa through our Ottawa-Carleton Joint Institutes. (Depending on who you would like to have as your thesis supervisor, you can apply either to Carleton University or the University of Ottawa.)

MASTERS OF APPLIED SCIENCE LIST:

Aerospace Engineering

All of our graduate programs in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering are offered through the Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering which combines the research strengths and resources of Carleton University and the University of Ottawa. At the master’s level, we offer the following degrees: Master of Applied Science (Aerospace), Master of Applied Science (Materials) and a Master of Applied Science (Mechanical).... [-]


MSc in Business Administration

University of Northern British Columbia School of Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Prince George

The Master of Science in Business Administration Program (MSc) at UNBC is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in business in positions that demand both extensive knowledge in a specialty area (for example, accounting, finance, human resources management/organizational behaviour, marketing, operations management/international business), as well as excellent quantitative and qualitative research skills. [+]

About the Program

The Master of Science in Business Administration Program (MSc) at UNBC is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in business in positions that demand both extensive knowledge in a specialty area (for example, accounting, finance, human resources management/organizational behaviour, marketing, operations management/international business), as well as excellent quantitative and qualitative research skills.

Graduates will take positions in consulting, business, government, and research institutes, or will pursue further study in doctoral programs of business.The MSc Program emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to business education: Students are encouraged to study and conduct research across two or more specialty areas in business, for example, accounting and finance, or marketing and international business. Class sizes are small, and the environment collegial and friendly, with outstanding opportunities for interaction with professors and other students. Students conduct leading-edge research while being supervised by one or more professors in the program. ... [-]

MSc Management

Brock University
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 Canada Toronto

The goal of the program is to prepare students for entry into high-quality Ph.D. programs, consulting research analyst positions and careers. [+]

This is a 12-month program focusing on business research in one of seven fields of study: accounting, finance, management information systems, marketing, organizational behaviour, management science, and managerial economics. Students select one field of study and pursue coursework and a research project in that field. Unlike MBA programs that focus on the application of management theory and frameworks, Queen’s MSc provides an advanced conceptual foundation in your chosen field and allows for the pursuit of highly focused research.

The goal of the program is to prepare students for entry into high-quality Ph.D. programs, consulting research analyst positions and careers. The program is designed for students from a variety of disciplines who have completed a 4-year undergraduate degree. For example, economics graduates may pursue an MSc in finance; engineering or math graduates may choose management science, while psychology majors may choose organizational behaviour. Many undergraduates with commerce and business degrees also apply. Other undergraduate degrees will also be considered for study in a related area.... [-]


MSc in Management

Brock University
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Toronto

Research-oriented programs, such as the MSc, respond to an increasing demand on the part of industry and government for researchers and consultants in the various disciplines of business. [+]

The Master of Science in Management (MSc) program allows students with relevant undergraduate degrees to further focus their studies in a particular functional area of business. Research-oriented programs, such as the MSc, respond to an increasing demand on the part of industry and government for researchers and consultants in the various disciplines of business. In addition, they prepare students for graduate studies in business at the doctoral level.

The MSc in Management will provide for an advanced-level conceptual foundation in a student's chosen field, and allow for the pursuit of highly focused research through a master\'s level thesis. Specifically, the MSc in Management will promote the acquisition of advanced knowledge in an area of specialization and the development of advanced theoretical or practical research skills. The program gives explicit attention to the role of the specialization areas in managerial and organizational contexts. The thesis requirement in the program requires that students demonstrate a personal integration of, and original intellectual contribution to, a field of knowledge.... [-]


Instructional Technology, Trainers, M.S.

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Whether you are beginning a new career or looking to extend your influence and earning power as a technology trainer, we’ll prepare you to anticipate and meet the demands of rapid organizational and technological change within the global marketplace. We’ll also make sure you have a command of key instructional and technological competencies as identified by the American Society for Training and Development. [+]

Whether you are beginning a new career or looking to extend your influence and earning power as a technology trainer, we’ll prepare you to anticipate and meet the demands of rapid organizational and technological change within the global marketplace. We’ll also make sure you have a command of key instructional and technological competencies as identified by the American Society for Training and Development.

In our program, you’ll develop knowledge and skills in adult learning theories, instructional design principles, and global training techniques as we enhance your experience in and knowledge of social networking platforms, software and training simulations, collaborative tools, mobile devices, and games to design technology-based training environments.... [-]


Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer. [+]

As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer.

You’ll learn to adapt and apply technology to enhance the teaching of P-12 curriculum for diverse learners. You will also gain theoretical knowledge and leadership perspectives to provide leadership to guide long-term strategies for technology adoption design and implementation.

Upon successful completion of the nationally recognized and NYSED-approved NYIT program, you’ll be eligible for New York State certification as an Educational Technology Specialist and for permanent or professional certification in your initial certification area. An option for non-certified educators and others interested in technology in teaching and learning is also available.... [-]


Energy Management, M.S.

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Our hands-on program prepares you for an exciting career in energy and facilities management and security. The far-reaching curriculum includes green buildings, power systems, and environmental issues. [+]

Our hands-on program prepares you for an exciting career in energy and facilities management and security. The far-reaching curriculum includes green buildings, power systems, and environmental issues, including:

advanced battery and fuel cell technologies alternative energy environmental audits and monitoring environmental risk assessment facilities operation power plant systems smart grid systems solar energy technology systems engineering and management

Complete this program at NYIT-Old Westbury, in Manhattan, in Vancouver, or fully online. Weekend and evening courses are offered.

Admission Requirements Hold a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university, within the field of Engineering and/or Science. In special circumstances other majors, including Economics, Management, Architecture or Liberal Arts may be considered with a minimum set of following pre-requisite courses: PHYS-115 Humanity and the Physical Universe (3 credits) ECON-101 Basic Economics (3 credits) IENG-245 Statistical Design I (3 credits) Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.85 (on a 4.0 scale). International students are required to demonstrate English proficiency by submitting a minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS) or 88 (TOEFL IBT) for admission. Take the GRE at the discretion of the department. Submit Required Application Materials ... [-]

Master of Science in Information, Network and Computer Security MS-INCS

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

In the Master of Science in Information, Network, and Computer Security, you will critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of hostile action, and recover from attacks; design, implement, and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems; oversee the information lifecycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures; study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits [+]

In the Master of Science in Information, Network, and Computer Security, you will:

critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of the hostile action, and recover from attacks design, implement and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems oversee the information lifecycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits

NYIT professors have been awarded several prestigious research grants in the field, in areas including:... [-]


Master of Science in Planning

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

The restructured Master of Science in Planning is a thesis-based research program of study, which is differentiated from SCARP's accredited, professionally oriented Master of Community and Regional Planning (MCRP) and is intended to provide learning opportunities for practicing professionals who want to strengthen their research skills; those with undergraduate planning degrees from accredited programs; and students (with or without a master's degree) interested in eventually doing doctoral research; to undertake graduate-level study leading to a non-accredited, research-based master's degree. [+]

The restructured Master of Science in Planning is a thesis-based research program of study, which is differentiated from SCARP's accredited, professionally oriented Master of Community and Regional Planning (MCRP) and is intended to provide learning opportunities for:

practicing professionals who want to strengthen their research skills; those with undergraduate planning degrees from accredited programs; and students (with or without a master's degree) interested in eventually doing doctoral research; to undertake graduate-level study leading to a non-accredited, research-based master's degree.

This degree program is designed to provide a stimulating opportunity for students who have an interest in planning as a career, and who seek a strong and robust graduate educational experience as a platform for high-level planning and public policy work. Specifically, our program will appeal to students desiring a richer theoretical understanding of complex issues in city and community planning, environmental planning, and international development planning, as well as intensive study of instructive case studies.... [-]


Master of Science in Materials Engineering

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Materials research in the Department emphasizes the development of new processes and process models primarily for novel materials in the transportation sector and biomaterials for medical applications and aims at providing materials process solutions of societal magnitude including lightweight materials, cleaner and greener metallurgical processes, engineered materials to replace or repair injured body parts. The Department fosters a strong interaction with industry through their Industrial Research Chairs. Industrially oriented research is combined with fundamental studies to advance understanding of the microstructure mechanisms and resulting properties. [+]

Materials research in the Department emphasizes the development of new processes and process models primarily for novel materials in the transportation sector and biomaterials for medical applications and aims at providing materials process solutions of societal magnitude including lightweight materials, cleaner and greener metallurgical processes, engineered materials to replace or repair injured body parts. The Department fosters a strong interaction with industry through their Industrial Research Chairs. Industrially oriented research is combined with fundamental studies to advance understanding of the microstructure mechanisms and resulting properties.

The department offers opportunities for study in the fields of casting and solidification of metals, ceramic processes and properties, corrosion, composite material processing and properties, hydrometallurgy and electrorefining, physical metallurgy, pyrometallurgy, remelting processes, thermomechanical processing and environmental processing.... [-]


Master of Science in Chemical and Biological Engineering

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

Chemical and Chemical & Biological engineers create and develop processes to change raw materials into the products that society depends on; food, chemicals, fuels, energy, metals, pharmaceuticals, paper, plastics, and personal care products. Chemical and process engineers help to manage natural resources, protect the environment, control health and safety procedures and recycle materials while developing and managing the processes which make the products we use. [+]

Chemical and Chemical & Biological engineers create and develop processes to change raw materials into the products that society depends on; food, chemicals, fuels, energy, metals, pharmaceuticals, paper, plastics, and personal care products. Chemical and process engineers help to manage natural resources, protect the environment, control health and safety procedures and recycle materials while developing and managing the processes which make the products we use.

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering was established in 1999 at UBC and reflects the growing need for engineers in the fields of biotechnology, biomedical and bio-resource engineering. At present, there are 24 full-time faculty members in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, together with a support staff of 17.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer Science

University of Windsor, Graduate
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Canada Windsor

The Master’s program in Computer Science at the University of Windsor was established in 1989. Since that time, the program has grown to become a strong and useful component which contributes significantly to both research and training of high-quality professionals. [+]

The Master's Program

The Master’s program in Computer Science at the University of Windsor was established in 1989. Since that time, the program has grown to become a strong and useful component which contributes significantly to both research and training of high-quality professionals.

The number of applicants to our program is at a level which permits the selection of excellent students possessing varied undergraduate and graduate backgrounds. A rigorous qualifying process for Master’s I candidates from non-computer science backgrounds permits excellent students, many of whom already hold post-graduate degrees in other disciplines, to take a core of undergraduate courses before achieving Master’s II status.... [-]