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A master’s is a postgraduate degree which requires a bachelor’s or equivalent degree. A Master of Science (MSc) focuses on scientific or mathematical studies. An MSc tends to be research-based, but can also be course-based or a combination of the two. A master’s degree is needed to attain a doctoral degree. What is an MSc in Technology Policy? This type of program focuses on teac… Read more

A master’s is a postgraduate degree which requires a bachelor’s or equivalent degree. A Master of Science (MSc) focuses on scientific or mathematical studies. An MSc tends to be research-based, but can also be course-based or a combination of the two. A master’s degree is needed to attain a doctoral degree.

What is an MSc in Technology Policy? This type of program focuses on teaching students about a specific technical field, and helps students to develop and implement strategies to deal with problems and opportunities associated with those technologies. Students also gain the skills to design, develop and evaluate technologies so they can better educate the public in proper use. If you have a certain interest in a specific technical aspect, some universities allow you to tailor the course to focus on that technology and help you get a job in that field. At some universities the program can be individually structured so that if you have previous work experience it can be put toward your degree. Some universities also have night courses available, so you may continue to work while getting your degree. This type of program usually takes one to two years to complete.

Technology is an ever-present part of today’s society. No one knows exactly what technology will bring next. This makes it really important to design effective policies and set directions and priorities for the development of technology. Students who graduate with an MSc in Technology Policy can prepare for a fulfilling career in making technologies easy and safe to use.

The cost of this type of program varies from university to university, as well as country to country. If you’re interested in learning the cost at a specific university, contact the admissions office or visit their website.

There are many different career opportunities for somebody with a master’s degree in technology policies. There are public- and private-sector paths. You could become a commercial technical policy maker, consultant for organizations, teacher or professor or government worker. You could help educate the public about the best way to use technology. You could make sure that technologies are not misused which would greatly benefit the public. No matter where your interests lie in technology policy, you can find a career that is just right for you.

If you want to help shape the way people use and understand technology, find out more right away. 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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University of Sussex Business School
Brighton, United Kingdom

Gain an outstanding foundation in the language, logic and tools of policy formulation and analysis.

Gain an outstanding foundation in the language, logic and tools of policy formulation and analysis. -
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The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, USA

Cyber threats and attacks are increasing in frequency and severity. The MS degree in Cyber Security, Technology and Policy provides the opportunity for both students with prio ... +

Cyber threats and attacks are increasing in frequency and severity. The MS degree in Cyber Security, Technology and Policy provides the opportunity for both students with prior computer science experience and those coming from non-technical backgrounds to learn strategic, policy, and analytic aspects of cyber security. -
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2 years
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University of Surrey
Guildford, United Kingdom

The new FinTech sector is transforming the global financial services industry, which has an increasing demand for advanced data analytics skills and knowledge. Our MSc FinTech ... +

The new FinTech sector is transforming the global financial services industry, which has an increasing demand for advanced data analytics skills and knowledge. Our MSc FinTech and Policy course will provide you with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to work as a professional within the financial services industry and regulatory organisations. -
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University of Edinburgh Business School
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The operation of financial markets and the delivery of financial services impact a variety of real-world issues including job creation and credit approval. Our vocationally mi ... +

The operation of financial markets and the delivery of financial services impact a variety of real-world issues including job creation and credit approval. Our vocationally minded Fintech MSc addresses the knowledge gap created by the pace of technological transformation in financial services and markets. -
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University of Strathclyde Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Glasgow, United Kingdom

The MSc in Data Science for Politics & Policymaking is designed to meet the growing demand for graduates with the ability to use big data to solve complex political and so ... +

The MSc in Data Science for Politics & Policymaking is designed to meet the growing demand for graduates with the ability to use big data to solve complex political and social problems. It's perfectly suited to those looking for careers in political campaigns, think tanks, interest groups associated with shaping public policy and the civil service. -
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