Masters in Central America and Caribbean

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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

After earning a bachelor’s degree, many students decide to increase their experience and education by pursuing a Master. A Master may take about two years to earn, and there are programs offered in many different areas so that students can find an emphasis that works for them and their goals.

 

Central American and Caribbean nations are rich in culture, history and culture. They are proud of their ancient history, and most of the citizens take pride and joy in showing their country to international eyes. The unique cultural scenery provides a one-of-a-kind encounter that is inseparable from a feeling of excitement and experience. Central America is the ideal place to ground oneself in while enjoying more than a few of life’s greatest pleasures.

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Master in Biology (M.S.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time January 2018 Puerto Rico Bayamón Aguadilla

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 in research and promotes the development of an integral knowledge of biological sciences in which the student’s specialization is based.... [-]


Master of Education in Educational Administration and Leadership (M.Ed)

International University of the Caribbean
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Masters in Educational Administration and Leadership is designed for educators who are seeking to be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to become effective leaders /administrators in educational institutions. Graduates from this 2-year programme will be trained to provide leadership that is contextual, relevant and comparable to international standards... [+]

Master of Education in Educational Administration and Leadership (M.Ed)

The Masters in Educational Administration and Leadership is designed for educators who are seeking to be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to become effective leaders /administrators in educational institutions. Graduates from this 2-year programme will be trained to provide leadership that is contextual, relevant and comparable to international standards.

The programme consists of academic course work, classroom seminars and tutorials, engagements with classmates and a major thesis. The modular courses are offered over an extended week, once per month (Fridays to Sundays), and tutorial on the Saturday after each module, where students will apply their new learnings. Applicants should possess an accredited Bachelor’s degree in Education. However, other applications will be considered.... [-]


Master in Business Management

The University of the West Indies - Mona School of Business & Management
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Master in Business Management emphasizes both core business concepts and practical dimensions of business management. It is specifically designed to deliver value to the candidate through an experiential learning approach anchored in a sound academic base with an option for either and entrepreneurship or an internship track. [+]

The Master in Business Management emphasizes both core business concepts and practical dimensions of business management. It is specifically designed to deliver value to the candidate through an experiential learning approach anchored in a sound academic base with an option for either and entrepreneurship or an internship track.

The programme caters to two groups of students. The first group will be made up of those students who want to pursue a Master’s degree but have little work experience and want to gain some directed experience by doing internship. The second group will be made up of those students who are interested in entrepreneurship.

Entry Requirements

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Masters In High Financial Management (double Degree)

Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra
Campus Full time 20 months January 2018 Dominican Republic Santiago Santo Domingo + 1 more

The Master of Financial Management program is aimed at financial professionals in industrial, commercial, service sector and financial securities brokerage firms. [+]

Double degree with the Université Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV (Title Proper) ​

Presentación

The Programme MSc in Financial Management is oriented to the professionals of the financial area in industrial, commercial companies, services sector and brokerage firms of financial securities.

The mastery includes deepening the knowledge of the processes of recording, producing reports and comparing different accounting systems.

In addition, strategic management, mergers and acquisitions are also topics included in the pénsum, likewise the regulative elements of financial transactions and those of fiscal origin have been considered in the program.

As in other PUCMM master's programs, empirical elements have been incorporated. Quantitative methods for business decision-making broaden the array of analytical tools for the study of financial markets.... [-]


Mastery In Higher Education

ISAE Universidad
Online & Campus Combined Part time 12 months March 2018 Panama Panama City

The Master's Degree in Higher Education, constitutes a scientific and integral formation that allows the graduate the development and teaching development in the current university education. [+]

Career Description

The race of Master's Degree in Higher Education, Constitutes a scientific and integral formation that allows the graduated the development and educational development in the current university education.

It is a career where the professional will develop competencies to design, develop and evaluate research relevant to the quality of higher education. This professional will be able to propose and reformulate curricula according to the university possibilities, as well as contribute to the elaboration of didactic proposals and evaluation strategies. It will also operate as an agent for transforming current teaching practices, generating innovative actions and a climate of institutional renewal.... [-]


Master in Art Education

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts
Campus Full time September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Art Education programme equips students with the critical thinking skills, technical knowledge and ability to transfer knowledge of the visual arts in a formal educational environment. [+]

Master in Art Education

The Art Education programme equips students with the critical thinking skills, technical knowledge and ability to transfer knowledge of the visual arts in a formal educational environment. Students are enabled to become agents of change in the local and international education systems and are challenged and supported to excel in an extremely demanding and incredibly rewarding career as a teacher. Art Education majors take courses in a range of studio areas. The focus of their programme is on professional studies, with emphasis on producing committed educators.

*M.A. in Art Education is in conjunction with Ohio State University (OSU)

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Master Of Arts In Education - Specialization In Curriculum And Instruction

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 Puerto Rico Carolina

Oriented teaching programs and curriculum development. The specialization in Curriculum and Instruction is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom. Graduates of these masters, develop research skills in the classroom, teamwork, use of technology and design and curriculum review and evaluation. [+]

Oriented teaching programs and curriculum development. Specializing in Curriculum and Instruction It is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom.

Graduates of these masters, develop research skills in the classroom, teamwork, use of technology and design and curriculum review and evaluation.

Specialization in Curriculum and Teaching:

English (39 credits). Early education (39 credits). Special education * (39 credits). [-]

Master's Degree In Diplomacy And International Relations

Universidad Galileo
Campus Full time Part time 2 years February 2018 Guatemala Guatemala City + 1 more

The Master of Diplomacy and International Relations arises from the need to train experts in international and interagency management, knowing law and international practice, academic training and practice that allows the creation and utilization of development opportunities in the areas cooperation, diplomacy, politics, commerce, industry and culture for the benefit of Guatemala and Guatemalans. [+]

About

The Master of Diplomacy and International Relations arises from the need to train experts in international and interagency management, knowing law and international practice, academic training and practice that allows the creation and utilization of development opportunities in the areas cooperation, diplomacy, politics, commerce, industry and culture for the benefit of Guatemala and Guatemalans.

GOALS

Prepare professionals with the skills to successfully participate in any activity involving, institutional, corporate relations of state and international organizations and their branches in the area of ​​Protocol and international service management skills.

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Commonwealth Executive Master of Public Administration

University College Of The Caribbean
Campus or Online Part time 20 - 24 months October 2018 Jamaica Kingston

This master’s programme provides a relevant and cutting-edge curriculum to help working administrators strengthen their knowledge of contemporary public administration practices. [+]

UCC/Commonwealth Executive Master of Public Administration This master’s programme provides a relevant and cutting-edge curriculum to help working administrators strengthen their knowledge of contemporary public administration practices and improve their management and leadership skills in the public service, the government sector or non-profits.

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Master International Law and the Settlement of Disputes

University for Peace
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Costa Rica San Pedro

The specialization in international dispute settlement offers students an understanding of the role that international law and institutions play in the settlement of international and transnational disputes. [+]

The Master in International Law and the Settlement of Disputes offers students an understanding of the role that international law and institutions play in the settlement of international and transnational disputes. This specialization examines the role of national and international courts and tribunals in contributing to the settlement of disputes. As international and transnational adjudication has acquired a more prominent role in international relations, it is essential to understand how these global and regional courts are responding to the challenges of the early 21st Century. Students will examine the role of law in traditional and not-so traditional territorial and boundary disputes, and acquire an overview of the law of the sea. And finally, they will be examine the increasingly important field of dispute settlement in international economic relations, which will include investment arbitration.... [-]


Master in Education with Specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language

Universidad Ana G. Méndez
Campus Full time February 2018 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico (US) Online

This specialty is designed to provide candidates with a background in the principles, theories and practice of second language acquisition, learning and teaching. It seeks to prepare educators who can assume positions of leadership in ESL education as teachers or English supervisors in public or private schools and as professors in institutions of higher education. [+]

This specialty is designed to provide candidates with a background in the principles, theories and practice of second language acquisition, learning and teaching. It seeks to prepare educators who can assume positions of leadership in ESL education as teachers or English supervisors in public or private schools and as professors in institutions of higher education.

Core courses Principles and Systematic development of curriculum Innovations and Education in ESOL

Specialization courses Second Language Acquisition Reading Processes in a Second Language Setting ESOL Curriculum and Materials Development Development of Communication Skills in English Methods of Teaching English as a Second Language Cross-Cultural Communication and Understanding Applied Linguistics for ESOL Teachers Testing and Evaluation of ESOL Knowledge Integration Seminar in ESOL ... [-]

MA In Marketing

IESA - Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración
Campus Part time 15 months October 2018 Venezuela Caracas Panama Panama City China Shanghai Colombia Bogotá France Paris Mexico Mexico City USA New Orleans + 12 more

The MSc in Marketing provides specific skills in analysis and understanding of markets, marketing strategic planning and management of mixed ... [+]

Master of Marketing

The MSc in Marketing provides specific skills in analysis and understanding of markets, marketing strategic planning and management of the marketing mix. It combines current content with national and international value, methodologies and innovative learning experiences to be creative and innovative professionals.

Who should attend: Professionals who are already working in the marketing area, want a career change or whose business requires solid knowledge in the field. It is also highly relevant for managers and CEOs of companies.

Duration: 15 months, divided into five consecutive quarters of eleven weeks each.

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Master Of Education With Specialization In Teaching English As A Second Language

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time January 2018 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The Master of Education with specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language aims to prepare professionals with the knowledge and skills that allow them to improve the quality of teaching and learning English. [+]

Description

The Programme Master of Education with specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language It is to prepare a professional with the knowledge and skills that allow them to improve the quality of teaching and learning English purpose.

curriculum

Core courses

EDUC 501 Principles and curriculum development EDUC 504 Leadership, Communication and Teamwork EDUC 619 Seminar Professional Experiences

Specialty Courses

EDUC 550 Acquisition of a Second Language EDUC 551 The Reading Process EDUC 553 Language, Cognition and Curriculum Development of English Language EDUC 554 Computer Use in Teaching English as a Second Language EDUC 564 Applied Linguistics for Teachers of English Language EDUC 566 Methodology of teaching English as a Second Language EDUC 704 Teaching of Writing: Theory and Practice ... [-]

Master of Education - Managing Leisure Services

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time February 2018 Puerto Rico San Juan

A program of study for those interested in developing, implementing, managing and evaluating leisure services and sports programs in governmental agencies, municipalities and private institutions. [+]

A program of study for those interested in developing, implementing, managing and evaluating leisure services and sports programs in governmental agencies, municipalities and private institutions.

Core Courses

Interdisciplinary Studies of Leisure Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Ed. and Leisure Educational Research Methods Statistics for Research and Evaluation

Specialization Courses

Managing Leisure Services Leisure Programming Managing Leisure and Sports Facilities Computerized Systems in Educational Administration and Supervisio

Final Requirements

Research Seminar In Leisure Services Professional Seminar in Physical Education and Leisure Services Practicum in Physical Education and Leisure Services Thesis or Research Paper [-]

Expertise In Criminal Law

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica Heredia San Pedro San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Provide students with the necessary knowledge about the legal task - social, and development of skills for a better understanding and interpretation of the new legal phenomena. [+]

Objectives of expertise in criminal law:

Train human resources at the level of mastery ability to act in the field of criminal law, both nationally and internationally, in areas such as criminology, new criminal types: environmental crimes, computer crimes, crimes intellectual property, economic crimes and modern legislation on human life. Provide highly qualified in legal matters to government entities and the private sector in the country professionals. Provide students with the necessary knowledge about the legal task - social, and development of skills for a better understanding and interpretation of the new legal phenomena pertaining to the penal system and alternative methods of dispute resolution. Requisitos: Original and photocopy (both sides if there are seals, stamps or signatures on the back) of Bachelor's Degree. Original and photocopy of college Bachelors degree Original certification of materials approved credits and academic notes and signed or sealed in case of validation of materials content. A passport size photograph. Curriculum Vitae. Photocopy of identity card or passport. Headquarters: ... [-]