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There are Master of Science programs of all types available throughout the world. Such programs place an emphasis on scientific or mathematical topics, and they lead to a variety of professional opportunities.

What is an MSc? Programs are based on scientific learning. They can be entirely course-based or research-based, but it is more common for them to be a mixture of both. Master of Science degrees are available in accounting, economics, information science, medicine, environmental studies, engineering, and various other subjects. Writing is a large component of the program, and you are expected to formulate a thesis or develop a research project before graduating. Once you obtain the degree, you are free to pursue an education in the doctoral level.

So many careers require you to possess scientific or technical expertise, which can be attained by enrolling in a Master of Science. The demand for engineers, computer scientists, business administrators, and other professionals is expected to increase in the coming years. An MSc enables you to expand your professional opportunities.

Master’s degree programs typically take two years to complete, though this number varies depending on the nature of the program. The cost of enrollment differs from school to school, and you should contact your college to determine the tuition and fees.

With so many academic fields offering Master of Science degree programs, there is no limit to your professional opportunities. Graduates find employment in management, finance, engineering, education, and medicine. Regardless of their subject matter, Master of Science programs provide students with in-depth knowledge and a comprehensive skillset. As a result, graduates have many career paths open to them. They may find themselves working in the lucrative profession of software engineering or settling into the fast-paced world of corporate finance.

There are schools throughout the world that offer Master of Science degree programs, and online courses are available as well. 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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Master of Science in International Management

Furtwangen University/HFU Business School
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Germany Villingen-Schwenningen

The MSc. in International Management is designed for business graduates looking to develop their analytical and problem-solving skills at an advanced level. The aim of the program is to build on knowledge of business functions and organizations acquired at an undergraduate level by looking at the complexity of business systems in the global environment. [+]

Master of Science in International Management

The MSc. in International Management is designed for business graduates looking to develop their analytical and problem-solving skills at an advanced level.

The aim of the program is to build on knowledge of business functions and organizations acquired at an undergraduate level by looking at the complexity of business systems in the global environment.

Particular emphasis is placed on the future challenges faced by business organizations and the aims of sustainable management.

An academically challenging program, the degree also has a strong research focus and participants will work together with leading research faculties on one of a number of management research topics. ... [-]


Master's Degree in Smart Grids

ICAI School of Engineering
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 Spain Madrid

The Master's Degree in Smart Grids (MSG) is a Master of Science Degree with 90 ECTS credits, taught by the University of Strathclyde and the ICAI School of Engineering, in close collaboration with Iberdrola. The main objective of the program is to respond to the growing demand for engineers, needed to lead the ongoing process of the digitalization of the electric grid. This Master’s Degree Program provides students with a detailed understanding of the operation and planning of grids under this new paradigm, along with new business opportunities and models that are arising in this constantly changing field. [+]

The Master's Degree in Smart Grids (MSG) is a Master of Science Degree with 90 ECTS credits, taught by the University of Strathclyde and the ICAI School of Engineering, in close collaboration with Iberdrola. The main objective of the program is to respond to the growing demand for engineers, needed to lead the ongoing process of the digitalization of the electric grid. This Master’s Degree Program provides students with a detailed understanding of the operation and planning of grids under this new paradigm, along with new business opportunities and models that are arising in this constantly changing field.

The program of courses has been developed in close collaboration with Iberdrola. This alliance guarantees both the practical component, thanks to the participation of industry, and the academic rigor of the courses, resulting from the involvement of two internationally recognized universities. One of the most interesting features of the program is the intensive international experience offered. Students not only spend one semester in both Spain and Scotland but also carry out internships offered within the framework of this Master's Degree at any of the international offices of Iberdrola in Spain, Scotland, the USA and Brazil.... [-]


MSc Engineering Management

GISMA Arden
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2018 Germany Berlin + 1 more

Take your career to the next level with this master's degree, giving you the insights and skills you need to reach a managerial level within the engineering field. You will learn how to successfully manage the day to day projects as well as long-term, complex initiatives such as ensuring quality management, sustainability, and supply chain and operations. [+]

Gisma courses awarded by Arden.

MSc Engineering Management

Take your career to the next level with this master's degree, giving you the insights and skills you need to reach a managerial level within the engineering field. You will learn how to successfully manage the day to day projects as well as long-term, complex initiatives such as ensuring quality management, sustainability, and supply chain and operations.

This program is ideal for ambitious professionals currently working within engineering and want to progress to a management or leadership position.

This MSc is delivered and awarded by Arden University, who specializes in distance learning; 79% of their students reported that they saw improvements in their career after studying with Arden.... [-]


MSc in Psychology

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Cyprus Online + 25 more

This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology. [+]

MSc Psychology

This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology.

This course applies to a broad range of sectors and is designed for anyone wishing to understand more about the underpinning psychological research and mechanisms for employees, organisations and business practices.

Learning Outcomes Sophisticated critical awareness of key theories and methods in applied psychology, Deep critical understanding of how Psychology can be applied in real-world contexts. Advanced knowledge of research methods and statistics in applied psychology. Ability to appraise the efficacy of different interventions to promote psychological well-being and performance. Comparison, evaluation and application of theoretical perspectives in applied psychology. Generation of hypotheses and research questions. Translation of theory into professional practice and applied research. Application of psychological research methods to a novel research topic. Planning and execution of an original piece of research. Ability to identify and address ethical and professional issues in applied psychology. Sensitivity to contextual and interpersonal factors. Demonstrating an independent and flexible approach to learning. Fees ... [-]

Master of Science in International Business

MUST University
Online Campus Full time September 2018 USA Fort Lauderdale

The Master of Science in International Business (MS-IB) program at MUST University prepares students for management opportunities within multinational industries and organizations. Learners will build leadership skills and a comprehensive understanding of cultural business issues, international regulations, and strategic planning necessary to succeed in today’s dynamic global marketplace. Additional areas of focus include the challenges of expansion, technology use, and effective decision-making on an international scale. [+]

The Master of Science in International Business (MS-IB) program at MUST University prepares students for management opportunities within multinational industries and organizations. Learners will build leadership skills and a comprehensive understanding of cultural business issues, international regulations, and strategic planning necessary to succeed in today’s dynamic global marketplace. Additional areas of focus include the challenges of expansion, technology use, and effective decision-making on an international scale.

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MSc Strategic Business Management

The University of Law Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom London Germany Berlin + 2 more

The MSc in Strategic Business Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of strategic business and management. [+]

MSc Strategic Business Management

The MSc in Strategic Business Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of strategic business and management. In particular, those who are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in business management will benefit from this course.

You will develop a broad understanding of the most important concepts in management with a strategic perspective. The University of Law Business School prides itself on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on its programmes by academics with practical experience. You will apply theoretical concepts and business models to real-life case studies, in a practice based environment. The course can be studied online or on campus. This degree is ideal for those interested in a future career in business and management, including roles such as manager, consultant, analyst or entrepreneur.... [-]


CEIBS MBA

Zurich Institute of Business Education
Campus Full time 12 - 18 months February 2019 Switzerland Horgen

#8 Full-Time MBA - 2018 Ranking FT.com The CEIBS MBA program will do more than propel your career. It is a transformational experience. It equips you with the necessary skills and knowledge, as well as a network. [+]

Curriculum Structure

In a global and constantly changing environment, business leaders must be equipped with extremely broad skills. They must be able to adopt both global and local perspectives, capable of dealing with complexity and change, and skilled at leading innovation. They must be able to communicate effectively with diverse stakeholders in order to generate a shared vision and enthusiasm for their firms’ activities. By delivering solid business training and encouraging independent thought, team collaboration and open communication, CEIBS provides its graduates with the essential tools for success in many career paths. The 64-credit full-time programme consists of compulsory courses totaling 44 credits and elective courses totaling 20 credits. It is designed to lay a solid foundation of management fundamentals while providing the flexibility of tailored programmes to fit individual interests and career ambitions. Students can choose to focus on general business management, or select one of three concentrations in Finance, Marketing, or Entrepreneurship. Furthermore, students have the option to take part in the school's impressive international exchange programme with the world's top-tier business schools, and/or to gather experience during a summer internship.... [-]


MSc in Organizational Psychology

Unicaf University (MW)
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24 months Open Enrollment USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Cyprus Online + 27 more

Psychology and human behavior at the workplace is becoming increasingly important for any organization. This Master’s degree is suitable, among others, for working professionals in big organizations and for all those who want to understand how human interaction affects the working environment. [+]

Psychology and human behavior at the workplace is becoming increasingly important for any organization. This Master’s degree is suitable, among others, for working professionals in big organizations and for all those who want to understand how human interaction affects the working environment.

The MSc in Organizational Psychology provides students with the necessary psychological concepts and theories while aiming at developing a number of key skills such as evaluative, research, interpersonal and analytical skills. Psychology theories are taught on how to be applied at work and thus learn how to understand the human resources of the organization.

Duration

18-24 months.... [-]


MSc International Sport Management (Online)

UCFB
Online Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom London

UCFB’s unique MSc International Sports Management (Online) provides an unparalleled educational and experiential opportunity for aspiring sports leaders. This pioneering programme has been developed as a transformational journey suited for graduates of all disciplines, as well as for current professionals working within various sectors of the sports industry, for example in management, marketing or operations. [+]

Overview

A first for UCFB, students now have the opportunity to study UCFB’s esteemed MSc International Sports Management programme, usually taught on campus, in a full, online delivery format.

The programme has been developed for those with aspirations towards senior management positions within the core functional departments of the sports management industry.

UCFB’s unique MSc International Sports Management (Online) provides an unparalleled educational and experiential opportunity for aspiring sports leaders. This pioneering programme has been developed as a transformational journey suited for graduates of all disciplines, as well as for current professionals working within various sectors of the sports industry, for example in management, marketing or operations.... [-]


M.S. Finance

Webster University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months August 2018 USA Saint Louis Orlando + 2 more

Understanding financial modeling, mergers and acquisitions and financial business strategy from an analytical perspective can be an invaluable asset toward achieving new career goals. [+]

M.S. Finance

Understanding financial modeling, mergers and acquisitions and financial business strategy from an analytical perspective can be an invaluable asset toward achieving new career goals.

At Webster University, the finance degree programs focus on a quantitative and comprehensive examination of the financial field. Students in the graduate program gain knowledge that can help them measure financial risk and formulate strategies to reduce it, determine the value of financial assets and analyze the financial decisions of a corporation, which can ultimately lead toward career advancement. With coursework in closely related fields of accounting and economics, financial professionals value the undergraduate and graduate programs in Finance as a way to develop skills in corporate finance, investments and financial institutions. Points of Distinction... [-]


International Master DAMAGE : Disaster Management Environmental Impact

École des Mines d'Alès
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 France Alès

The International Master DAMAGE aims to train managers able to anticipate and manage major crises which can have health and environmental consequences for the affected countries. It will allow students to deepen their knowledge base by integrating an international dimension on large-scale crises. It also incorporates the emergency humanitarian concept that is organized in crisis situations, usually conflicts or natural disasters. [+]

The Master Damage is co-managed by Ecole des Mines d'Ales and Université de Nîmes :

Ecole des Mines d'Ales (part of Institut Mines-Télécom) is a public institution dedicated to higher education, research and innovation in engineering, materials, and environment. The institution is under the authority of the Minister for Industry and Electronic Communication. Always attentive to the economic world, it combines strong academic legitimacy, close corporate relations and a unique focus on 4 key transformations of the 21st century in Information Technologies, Energy, Ecology, and Production. Its activities are conducted in ten Mines and Télécom graduate schools.

The schools of Institut Mines-Télécom are listed amongst the leading Grandes Ecoles in France. Geared towards economic stakeholders, the activities of the institution involve research, innovation, and education for engineers, managers, specialists, and professors, and are acknowledged for their excellence at both national and international level. Each year, approximately one hundred start-up companies are formed from the incubators of the schools.... [-]


Master of Science in International Management

Franklin University Switzerland
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 Switzerland Sorengo Lugano + 1 more

This program is designed to develop a new generation of business leaders capable of managing the complex challenges that business and society faces right now. We attract a wide range of talent from around the world, both students and faculty. We are accredited in both the US and Switzerland. [+]

One-year cohort-based program that prepares you to lead with confidence

This program is designed to develop a new generation of business leaders capable of managing the complex challenges that business and society faces right now. We attract a wide range of talent from around the world, both students and faculty. We are accredited in both the US and Switzerland. Our curriculum and leadership program was developed after extensive research on the skills today’s managers say are most valuable to their employees. We emphasize leadership to guide you in identifying your individual strengths and give you practice using them.

You will participate in a series of shared experiences that develop practical and cross-cultural skills that you will take forward into your career and your life. We extend management education to include courses that prepare you to effectively employ digital strategies in your organization. We emphasize e-Business in the fashion industry due to our strategic location and partnerships. You gain the benefits of a high-quality education in Switzerland combined with Franklin's pragmatic approach that focuses on applying skills while learning in an international business context.... [-]


MSc in Leadership and Human Resource Management

The University of Law Business School Online
Online Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom UK Online

The MSc in Leadership and Human Resource Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is ideal for graduates with an interest in developing specialist knowledge and a critical understanding of the human resources sector. [+]

MSc in Leadership and Human Resource Management

The MSc in Leadership and Human Resource Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is ideal for graduates with an interest in developing specialist knowledge and a critical understanding of the human resources sector. You will become familiar with the intellectual underpinnings required for a career in this dynamic and growing industry while gaining significant exposure to the professional world. This course is aligned to CIPD standards.

Our MSc in Leadership and Human Resource Management degree will help you develop a broad understanding of the most important concepts in human resource management. We pride ourselves on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on our programmes by academics with practical experience. You will apply theoretical concepts and human resource management models to real-life case studies, and develop practical skills you can take directly into the workplace.... [-]


Master in Integrated Systems Biology

University of Luxembourg Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Luxembourg

This Master programme enables students to acquire deeper knowledge in biosciences taking into account new computational and high-throughput experimental technologies. This involves the handling of large amounts of data and thus bioinformatics and network analysis are essential elements in this modern education in biosciences. [+]

Objectives

This Master programme enables students to acquire deeper knowledge in biosciences taking into account new computational and high-throughput experimental technologies. This involves the handling of large amounts of data and thus bioinformatics and network analysis are essential elements in this modern education in biosciences.

What is Systems Biology?

Systems Biology (an extension of Biochemistry and Physiology) wants to understand and model systems: individual cells, organs and whole organisms on the basis of their constituting molecules. It integrates established disciplines in Biosciences and renovates them for the challenges of the future.

Aims of the programme

The Master of Systems Biology combines theoretical and practical education: at least 1,450 hours of practical work in computer labs and wet labs within the University’s Life Sciences Research Unit or in partner institutions (Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH), the Luxembourg Institute of Science & Technology (LIST), and the IGBMC in Strasbourg). At the end of the programme, students will be able:... [-]


Online MSc Global Management - University of Salford (UK)

Robert Kennedy College
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 1 - 3 years August 2018 Switzerland Zurich Switzerland Online United Kingdom Salford UK Online Carlisle + 6 more

This course is designed for graduates from a non-business discipline wanting to develop their skills and knowledge in order to become a successful manager in a global business organisation. You will learn about and critically evaluate evidence-based best practice to inform and improve your own skills. [+]

3 good reasons to study Global Management at Robert Kennedy College & Salford Business School Enhance your career prospects with an excellent masters qualification specialising in global business and management Build on existing management skills to strengthen your personal performance and benefit your organisation Put global management theory into real practice with an exciting Business Innovation Project

Duration

Minimum 12 months, maximum three years.

Course Outline

This course is designed for graduates from a non-business discipline wanting to develop their skills and knowledge in order to become a successful manager in a global business organisation.

You will learn about and critically evaluate evidence-based best practice to inform and improve your own skills.... [-]