MASTERSTUDIES

16 MScs in General Studies

After completing the requirements for a bachelor’s degree, some students elect to pursue a Master of Science, or MSc. These programs provide students with in-depth topic exploration, and usually can be completed in fewer than two years.

What is an MSc in General Studies? This type of postgraduate degree program is usually highly customizable and allows students to focus on a specific concentration tailored to meet both their academic and career needs. Although course offerings vary from institution to institution, science-related topics such as botany, engineering, chemistry, statistics, mathematics, computer science and manufacturing are common concentrations. Courses are often structured in a manner that requires students to employ both expert research skills and practical application of learned material. Most programs require that students generate a thesis, formulate a dissertation or develop a research project at the end of a course of study.

The process of earning an MSc in General Studies can cultivate skills that prove to be valuable professionally and personally. Aside from an improved ability to multitask and refined communication skills, these programs also develop students’ aptitude for research.

Factors such as institution location and program duration influence the cost of pursuing an MSc degree. Prospective students need to contact an institution directly to determine specific enrollment costs.

Attaining an MSc in General Studies can expand a graduate’s career opportunities. This type of degree program prepares students to fill positions in industries in both the public and private sectors. Depending on a student’s concentration, he or she may be qualified to occupy mid to high-level positions such as general operations manager, public relations consultant, research and development director and IT manager, all of which utilize the research and science knowledge of an MSc to solve a broad range of problems.

Institutions worldwide offer MSc in General Studies programs. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

16 Results in General Studies Filter

Master's Program Science, Technology and Policy

ETH Zurich Institute of Science, Technology and Policy
MSc
Sep 2020
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2&nbsp;-&nbsp;4 years
31 Mar 2020
English
Campus

Do you have a BSc from natural sciences or engineering (including also mathematics and architecture) and seek a career where policy analysis and management are important? The ...

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Master of Science (MSc) in Applied Computational Life Sciences

ZHAW School of Life Sciences And Facility Management
MSc
Sep 2020
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3&nbsp;-&nbsp;7 semesters
30 Apr 2020
English
Campus

There is a growing need for experts who have specific knowledge in a scientific discipline combined with skills in data science, modeling, and computation. Programming, Algori ...

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Master of Science

Victoria University of Wellington
MSc
06 Jul 2020
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12&nbsp;-&nbsp;24 months
01 May 2020
English
Campus

Get a degree that's recognized worldwide and contribute to knowledge in your field. A Master of Science (MSc) will develop your technical, laboratory and academic writing skil ...

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Master of Science in Science Education

Morgan State University
MSc
Aug 2020
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2 years
English
Campus

The degree of Master of Science in Science Education aims to fill the need to provide advanced preparation for certified science teachers. Changes in societal demands brought ...

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Master of Science in Color Science

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
MSc
24 Aug 2020
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2 years
English
Campus

Understand how humans perceive and interact with color in this unique program that has limitless applications.

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Master of Science

The University of Waikato
MSc
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12&nbsp;-&nbsp;18 months
English
Campus

The Master of Science is valued for its flexibility and excellence and can be tailored to suit your needs. You can select your papers from a range of subjects and the mix of r ...

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MSc Science and Technology Policy

University of Sussex Business School
MSc
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Part-time
English
Campus

Gain a solid foundation in the language, logic, and tools of policy formulation and analysis. You'll investigate specific science and technology issues arising from public pol ...

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MSc Science and Religion

University of Edinburgh University of Edinburgh, School of Divinity
MSc
Aug 2020
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Part-time
English
Campus

This dedicated masters programme in science and religion is intended for students who wish to engage in the advanced interdisciplinary study of science and religion, including ...

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MSc in Analytical Sciences

University of Bradford
MSc
Sep 2020
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Full-time
English
Campus

The full-time Analytical Sciences MSc and Postgraduate Diploma is a research-focused degree.

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Master of Science (MS) in Interdisciplinary

Montana Tech
MSc
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Part-time
English
Campus

The Interdisciplinary Master of Science program (IMS) requires students to work with faculty to design a graduate curriculum tailored to their unique academic, creative and pr ...

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MSc in Conservation Studies

University of St Andrews
MSc
14 Sep 2020
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Full-time
15 Apr 2020
English
Campus

The MSc Conservation Studies is a one-year interdisciplinary Masters degree. It provides a scientific understanding of data collection and analysis, environmental governance, ...

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Science Communication & Public Engagement (MSc)

The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
MSc
14 Sep 2020
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Full-time
31 Jul 2020
English
Campus

You will experience a variety of science communication and public engagement issues and methodologies. In the process, you will develop critical thinking skills and self-evalu ...

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Master of Science in Administrative Studies

Missouri State University
MSc
Sep 2020
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Online & Campus Combined
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4 semesters
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

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

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Master of Science (Decision Science)

Universiti Utara Malaysia
MSc
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Full-time
English
Campus

The Master of Science (Decision Science) program is designed to promote professional development of researchers, academicians, and others involved in decision-making processes ...

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Master of Science in Professional Studies

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
MSc
24 Aug 2020
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2 years
English
Campus
Online

A master’s degree that provides you with flexibility and independence to craft an individual graduate program unique to your interests and career aspirations.

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