MSc Degrees in Canada

Compare 24 Top Masters of Science in Canada 2019

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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.

Canada is a North American country consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean.

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MSc in Marketing and Consumer Studies

University of Guelph
Online Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 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.... [-]


Instructional Technology, Trainers, M.S.

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 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 2019 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 2019 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 Management

Telfer School of Management
Campus Full time 24 months September 2019 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. ... [-]

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

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 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 2019 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.

Quick Facts Degree: Master of Science (Planning) Subject: Specialty Mode of delivery: On campus Specialization: Planning Program Components: Coursework + Options Faculty: Faculty of Applied Science School: School of Community and Regional Planning ... [-]

Master of Science in Materials Engineering

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 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 May 2019 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 Addictions Counselling

University of Lethbridge
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2019 Canada Lethbridge + 1 more

The Master of Science program provides students with solid groundwork in conducting health science research. It also establishes a foundation regarding the uptake of knowledge (knowledge transference) to clinical practice. [+]

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The Master of Science program provides students with solid groundwork in conducting health science research. It also establishes a foundation regarding the uptake of knowledge (knowledge transference) to clinical practice.

Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the semesters containing the most recent 20 graded university courses, however, since the number of qualified applicants can exceed the number of places available, fulfillment of the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.

The full-time or part-time study is available to students. Four courses are required in the first year:

HLSC 5100: Research Methods (Fall term) HLSC 5200: Philosophy of Inquiry (Fall term) HLSC 5300: Advanced Statistics (Spring term) HLSC 5400: Advanced Qualitative Analysis (Spring term) ... [-]

Master of Science in Remote Sensing

University of Lethbridge
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2019 Canada Lethbridge + 1 more

The MSc in Remote Sensing enables students to develop advanced research skills in remote sensing. The objective of the program is to accommodate students interested in studying aspects of remote sensing that are not contained in the geographical research domain. These students are often interested in the physics of remote sensing, radiative transfer, and atmospheric remote sensing, or have backgrounds outside of the discipline of geography. [+]

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The MSc in Remote Sensing enables students to develop advanced research skills in remote sensing. The objective of the program is to accommodate students interested in studying aspects of remote sensing that are not contained in the geographical research domain. These students are often interested in the physics of remote sensing, radiative transfer, and atmospheric remote sensing, or have backgrounds outside of the discipline of geography.

The MSc in Remote Sensing is a 24-month research-based program. Students are required to take between two to six courses at a graduate level and complete a thesis. For those who are currently employed in the remote sensing field and are looking for opportunities to upgrade their skills, we also offer part-time (48 months) graduate study option.... [-]


Master of Science in Neuroscience

University of Lethbridge
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2019 Canada Lethbridge + 1 more

We offer a research-based training program. Graduate students work closely with faculty on research projects, learning how to design, conduct, analyze experiments. Students will also learn to present their work, both in written and oral formats. One particular strength of our department is “behavioral neuroscience” which focuses on the relationship between brain and behavior. Research topics in our department are diverse, including animal social behavior, learning and memory, decision making, addiction, developmental plasticity (including the effects of brain injury, stress, and drugs on brain development), neural coding, motor control, comparative neuroanatomy, comparative behavioral analysis, attention, and robotics. [+]

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We offer a research-based training program. Graduate students work closely with faculty on research projects, learning how to design, conduct, analyze experiments. Students will also learn to present their work, both in written and oral formats. One particular strength of our department is “behavioral neuroscience” which focuses on the relationship between brain and behavior. Research topics in our department are diverse, including animal social behavior, learning and memory, decision making, addiction, developmental plasticity (including the effects of brain injury, stress, and drugs on brain development), neural coding, motor control, comparative neuroanatomy, comparative behavioral analysis, attention, and robotics.... [-]


Master of Science in Mathematics

University of Lethbridge
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2019 Canada Lethbridge + 1 more

The MSc program is 24 months for full-time students and 48 months for part-time students. The format for the degree consists of at least 3 graduate level courses and a thesis. All students will take Algebra (Math 5405), Analysis (Math 5505), and a third course. In some cases, a student may be required to include undergraduate courses as well, if additional background preparation is required. [+]

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The MSc program is 24 months for full-time students and 48 months for part-time students. The format for the degree consists of at least 3 graduate level courses and a thesis. All students will take Algebra (Math 5405), Analysis (Math 5505), and a third course. In some cases, a student may be required to include undergraduate courses as well, if additional background preparation is required.

The thesis is the most significant component of work towards the degree and usually involves original research. The first step for any prospective student is to select a potential supervisor and in consultation with the supervisor, organize a research plan including a possible thesis topic, before admission to the program. Faculty research interests are a critical factor in this preliminary decision.... [-]


Master of Science in computer Science

University of Lethbridge
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2019 Canada Lethbridge + 1 more

The University of Lethbridge offers a high-quality Master of Science (MSc) in Computer Science program that provides students a chance to build on their computer science knowledge and delve further into areas that interest them. This thesis-based program trains and supports students as they carry out novel research and refine their writing and critical thinking skills. Students are supervised and mentored by faculty members with world-class expertise in a variety of areas in computer science, including algorithms, systems, and computational intelligence. [+]

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The University of Lethbridge offers a high-quality Master of Science (MSc) in Computer Science program that provides students a chance to build on their computer science knowledge and delve further into areas that interest them. This thesis-based program trains and supports students as they carry out novel research and refine their writing and critical thinking skills. Students are supervised and mentored by faculty members with world-class expertise in a variety of areas in computer science, including algorithms, systems, and computational intelligence.

Competitive funding packages are available, including teaching assistantship opportunities. Students can also take advantage of our Co-operative Education program while completing their MSc in Computer Science, giving them exposure to the many companies who hire computer science students.... [-]


Master of Science in Biological Sciences

University of Lethbridge
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2019 Canada Lethbridge + 1 more

The Master of Science program (Biological Sciences major) offers students the opportunity to receive focused, advanced training in a wide range of biological disciplines. This is a research-oriented program that culminates in students earning their master’s degree by completing a minimum of two courses and writing a thesis. [+]

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The Master of Science program (Biological Sciences major) offers students the opportunity to receive focused, advanced training in a wide range of biological disciplines. This is a research-oriented program that culminates in students earning their master’s degree by completing a minimum of two courses and writing a thesis.

One of the courses in the Graduate Seminar Series, which focuses on recent developments in the biology literature, as well as on building professional skills related to the practice and communication of modern biological sciences. The precise number and details of the other courses are determined within the first semester of the student's program.... [-]