MSc Degrees in Puerto Rico

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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.

There are several institutions for higher learning located throughout Puerto Rico, with The University of Puerto Rico being the oldest and largest. As a territory of the United States, citizens may have access to additional opportunities for education.

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Master of Science in Information Technology

Tecnológico de Monterrey - ITESM
Online Full time Part time 2 years July 2019 Puerto Rico Orange County + 1 more

Preparing leaders to promote change and organizational innovation through the effective use of information technologies and management skills. [+]

A dual master’s degree offered by Carnegie Mellon and Tecnológico de Monterrey

Carnegie Mellon, ranked as one of the top universities in Computer Science by U.S. News and World Report, integrates the study of Business and Information Technology with its Master of Science in Information Technology.

Carnegie Mellon, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is an internationally recognized institution with a distinctive mix of world-class educational and research programs in Computer Science, Robotics, Engineering, the Sciences, Business, Public Policy, Fine Arts, and the Humanities. Newsweek Magazine listed Carnegie Mellon among the “New Ivies” for its “exceptional academic programs and campus offerings”. MSIT is widely recognized across Corporate America as being the bridge between technology and management.... [-]


Master in Biotechnology (M.S.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Barranquitas

The Master of Science Program in Biotechnology with Specializations in Biotechnology of Plants and General Biotechnology has as its goal the formation of professionals who possess the knowledge, skills, attitudes and the social commitment, which allow them to make responsible contributions to the scientific development for our society and to the advancement of biotechnology. [+]

The Master of Science Program in Biotechnology with Specializations in Biotechnology of Plants and General Biotechnology has as its goal the formation of professionals who possess the knowledge, skills, attitudes and the social commitment, which allow them to make responsible contributions to the scientific development for our society and to the advancement of biotechnology.

It aims to facilitate the development of graduates that can handle the basic technologies of biosciences and emit judgments related to their area of specialization and to related areas.

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Master in Electrical Engineering (M.E.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Bayamón

The Master’s Program in Electrical Engineering (M.E.) is designed to prepare students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to perform as efficient and highly qualified professionals in the specializations of Power and Control Systems. Both specializations are focused on modeling, design and practical knowledge of systems. [+]

The Master’s Program in Electrical Engineering (M.E.) is designed to prepare students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to perform as efficient and highly qualified professionals in the specializations of Power and Control Systems. Both specializations are focused on modeling, design and practical knowledge of systems.

The specialization in Control Systems provides for the development and implementation of advanced technology and design techniques of control applications in manufacturing, pharmaceutical and petrochemical processes, and in the applications of robotics, automated systems, and intelligent control.

The specialization in Power Systems will provide future graduates with the skills to analyze and to suggest solutions to problems in the generation, distribution, and control of electrical energy. This specialization integrates the use of renewable energy, distributed generation and the challenges of the integration of intermittent sources within electrical systems.... [-]


Master in Mechanical Engineering (M.S and M.E.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Bayamón

The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers two modalities of master degrees: Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering and Master of Engineering (M.E.) in Mechanical Engineering. In each modality, two specializations are offered: Aerospace and Energy. [+]

The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers two modalities of master degrees: Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering and Master of Engineering (M.E.) in Mechanical Engineering. In each modality, two specializations are offered: Aerospace and Energy.

These programs are designed to prepare students with the skills and attitudes necessary to perform as efficient professionals in the aerospace and energy specializations. The Energy specialization students are prepared for the study of fossil and renewable energies. In the Aerospace specialization; students are offered the knowledge necessary to perform successfully in the aerospace industry.

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Master in Biology (M.S.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Bayamón

The Master of Science Degree in Biology offers two specializations: Molecular Biotechnology and Environmental and Ecological Sciences. The emphasis of these programs is to present an interdisciplinary curriculum focused on scientific reasoning to prepare students for work in the field of Biology dealing with the molecular aspects of biotechnology, ecology or the environmental sciences. [+]

The Master of Science Degree in Biology offers two specializations: Molecular Biotechnology and Environmental and Ecological Sciences. The emphasis of these programs is to present an interdisciplinary curriculum focused on scientific reasoning to prepare students for work in the field of Biology dealing with the molecular aspects of biotechnology, ecology or the environmental sciences.

Graduates of this program will be able to emit technical and scientific judgments related to their area of specialization and to general aspects of Biology. They will obtain experience in the use and application of available technologies to understand and to answer questions of a scientific nature. The program reinforces ethical aspects of research and promotes the development of an integral knowledge of biological sciences in which the student’s specialization is based.... [-]


Master of Science in School Psychology

Ponce Health Sciences University
Campus Full time February 2019 Puerto Rico Ponce

The Master of Science (MS) in School/Clinical Psychology is a Terminal Master Degree Program that will concomitantly provide students the foundations of the School and Clinical Psychology (S/CP) profession. The program will prepare its graduates to engage in a competent practice of the profession at the Master level. [+]

(with specialization in Neuropsychology or Neuroscience of Learning)

The Master of Science (MS) in School/Clinical Psychology is a Terminal Master Degree Program that will concomitantly provide students the foundations of the School and Clinical Psychology (S/CP) profession. The program will prepare its graduates to engage in a competent practice of the profession at the Master level.

As part of the program, students have an option of completing a concentration in Neuropsychology (NP) or in Neuroscience of Learning (NSL). With this degree, students will be able to seek to license in PR and in most states of USA. They may also pursue doctoral studies in School Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology or in Clinical Neuropsychology.... [-]


Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The Master of Science with specialization in Mechanical Engineering provides a rigorous educational experience in electrical engineering. The program affords an opportunity for practicing engineers and others to advance their technical competencies and develop professionally. Each student is required to take five (5) designated core courses and complete the remaining coursework requirements by selecting from a wide range of electives in power systems, control systems, electronics, computers, digital signal processing, and other department-approved electives. [+]

Description

The Master of Science with specialization in Mechanical Engineering provides a rigorous educational experience in electrical engineering. The program affords an opportunity for practicing engineers and others to advance their technical competencies and develop professionally. Each student is required to take five (5) designated core courses and complete the remaining coursework requirements by selecting from a wide range of electives in power systems, control systems, electronics, computers, digital signal processing, and other department-approved electives. Students may choose one of three study plans: M.S. with thesis, M.S. with the project, or M.Eng. course-only. Successful completion of an M.S. degree will uniquely prepare graduates for future doctoral studies or challenging careers in industry; an M.Eng. degree will greatly enhance professional qualifications for career advancement or future academic endeavors. If an area of specialization is not declared, a student will have the opportunity to collaborate with a professor in research in other areas of interest in mechanical engineering. There is currently an ongoing effort in the area of biomechanics which may be of high interest to many students.... [-]


Master of Science in Telecommunications and Network Administration

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The Master of Science in Telecommunications and Network Administration provides students with an in-depth knowledge of the principles of a Converged Networks including design, implementation, security, and management with a strong hands-on approach. [+]

Description

The Master of Science in Telecommunications and Network Administration provides students with an in-depth knowledge of the principles of a Converged Networks including design, implementation, security and management with a strong hands-on approach.

Curriculum

Required Courses

• TCOM 521 Introduction to Networking

• TCOM 513 IT Project Management

• TCOM 503 Introduction to TCP/IP

• NSEC501 Network Security I

• TCOM 514 Telecommunications Governance I

• TCOM 556 IP Tel and Design and Implementation of Voice Networks

• TCOM 507 Convergence of Technologies

Elective Courses

• NSEC 502 Computer Security I... [-]


Master of Science in Computer Engineering

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The Master’s program in Computer Engineering provides students with an in‐depth knowledge of the principles of hardware and software design and their interfacing for building complex computer applications. [+]

Description

The Master’s program in Computer Engineering provides students with an in‐depth knowledge of the principles of hardware and software design and their interfacing for building complex computer applications.

Curriculum

Required Courses

CPEN 502 Advanced Analysis & Design of Algorithms CPEN 503 Computer and Network Security CPEN 504 Advanced Computer Architectures CPEN 505 Database Management Systems CPEN 550 Operating Systems Programming

Elective Courses (Select a minimum of 15 credits from the list below)

CPEN 511 Distributed Systems CPEN 520 Numerical Optimization CPEN 531 Secure Software Systems CPEN 552 Computer Graphics CPEN 640 Embedded Systems CPEN 696 M.S. Project CPEN 697 M.S. Thesis [-]

Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) - Environmental Risk Management and Assessment

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Part time 2 years February 2019 Puerto Rico San Juan

The Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) with specialization in Environmental Risk Management and Assessment offers an outstanding and updated curriculum which prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field. [+]

The Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) with specialization in Environmental Risk Management and Assessment offers an outstanding and updated curriculum which prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field.

The academic and field experiences of the School allow students to develop the competencies in the area of environmental management which will enable them to assume leadership positions in the public and private sectors. The main goal of this program is to prepare an educated and skilled professional that contributes to solving the environmental problems of the world to achieve a sustainable development.

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Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) - Conservation and Management of Natural Resources

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Part time 2 years February 2019 Puerto Rico San Juan

The Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) with specialization in Conservation and Management of Natural Resources offers an outstanding and updated curriculum which prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field. [+]

The Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSEM) with specialization in Conservation and Management of Natural Resources offers an outstanding and updated curriculum which prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field.

The academic and field experiences of the School allow students to develop the competencies in the area of environmental management which will enable them to assume leadership positions in the public and private sectors.

The main goal of this program is to prepare an educated and skilled professional that contributes to solving the environmental problems of the world to achieve a sustainable development.... [-]


Master of Science in Environmental Management with a Specialization in Environmental Planning

Universidad Ana G. Méndez
Online Full time Part time 18 - 24 months Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Puerto Rico (US) Online + 1 more

This specialty prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field. [+]

This specialty prepares students to assume management responsibilities required by today’s environmental field. The academic and field experience of the School allows students to develop the competencies in the area of environmental management which will enable them to assume leadership positions in the public and private sectors. The main goal of our program is to prepare an educated and skilled professional that contributes to solving the environmental problems of the world to achieve a sustainable development.

Core courses Fundamental of Environmental Sciences Statistical methods applied to Environmental Research Waste Management Environmental Legislation: Multilateral Environmental Agreements Environmental Documents and Evaluation Specialization courses Environmental and Natural Resources Economy Principles of Environmental Technology Environmental Communication and Writing Environmental Strategic Planning Environmental Quality Control Management Elective courses Environmental Risk Management Energy Sources and Environment Comparative Environment Assessment Currents Topic in Environmental Affair Climatology and Atmospheric Pollution Tropical Ecosystems Environmental Auditing Fundamentals of Hydrogeology Research courses Research Proposal Research [-]