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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UCC/Commonwealth Executive Master of Business/Public Administration

University of the Commonwealth Caribbean
Online & Campus Combined Part time 20 months October 2017 Jamaica Kingston

These masters provide a relevant and cutting-edge curriculum to help working administrators strengthen their knowledge of contemporary public/business administration practices. [+]

Best Masters in Central America and Caribbean 2017. UCC/Commonwealth Executive Master of Business/Public Administration These masters provide a relevant and cutting-edge curriculum to help working administrators strengthen their knowledge of contemporary public/business administration practices and improve their management and leadership skills in the public/business service, the government sector or non-profits. [-]

Master in Business Management

The University of the West Indies - Mona School of Business & Management
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 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 Applicants must: Possess first degrees at honours level or equivalent qualifications acceptable to the Board for Graduate Studies, The University of the West Indies, Mona. Duration 18 months full-time Structure 13 Core courses 8 Non-credit courses 4 Elective courses 51 Credits Core Courses Business in a Global Environment Business Policy & Strategy Business Research Economics for Managers Financial & Managerial Accounting Financial Management Legal and Regulatory Framework for Business Management Information Systems Marketing for Managers New Venture Creation & Entrepreneurship Operations Management Qualitative & Statistical Techniques Transformational Leadership & Management [-]

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

International University of the Caribbean
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 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... [+]

Best Masters in Central America and Caribbean 2017. 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. Core Courses Changing Paradigms in Education The Transformational Leader Professional Ethics Nurture of Peacemakers Educational Administration Performance Counselling Research Methods I, Research Methods II Spirituality and Social Change Strategic Management & Change The Teacher as a Professional Accounting & Financial Planning Organizational Development & Intervention Entry Requirements An undergraduate degree in a related field. Students without the requisite background may be required to do qualifying courses. Career Opportunities Principals/Vice Principals School administrators Teachers Lecturers Education Consultants Fees & Funding US$220 per credit US$660 per 3 credit cours [-]

Master's Degree In Public Affairs With A Concentration In Forensic Science

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The graduate of the Master of Public Affairs with a concentration in Forensic Science will be able to manage, design and coordinate projects of criminal investigation, protection and analysis of the evidence collected and kept in the crime scene as well as expertise in legal proceedings in the areas of physical aspects of the evidence, forensic photography and writing sketches, documents and dubious analysis to clarify crimes. [+]

Description The graduate of the Master of Public Affairs with a concentration in Forensic Science will be able to manage, design and coordinate projects of criminal investigation, protection and analysis of the evidence collected and kept in the crime scene as well as expertise in legal proceedings in the areas of physical aspects of the evidence, forensic photography and writing sketches, documents and dubious analysis to clarify crimes. curriculum Medullary component MSPA 500 Theory, Practice and Change in Public Policy Administration MSPA 505 Computer Education for Administrators MSPA 510 Research Techniques and Quantitative Methods Applied to Public Administration MSPA 520 Administrative Law and Ethics MSPA 530 Planning and Evaluation: Theories, Methods and Techniques MSPA 540 Seminar: Development, Planning and Evaluation of Human Resources MSPA 550 Fiscal Management Resources Component Specialty FORS 730 Research and Forensic Identification FORS 735 Research and Collection of Evidence Crime Scene FORS 740 Forensic Photography and Writing Sketch FORS 745 Expert Witness in Court FORS 750 Doubtful Review Documents MSPA 710 Research Seminar MSPA 720 Practice (Internship) Public Affairs Electives component FORS 760 Forensic Psychology CRJU 600 Victim: Crime and Society Practices 630 CRJU techniques on the Organization and Administration of Police 635 CRJU Mental Health and the Law CRJU 640 Addiction Problems: Legal and Psychosocial CRJU 715 Seminar: Special situations in the administration of correctional programs Curriculum FIRST YEAR - FIRST SEMESTER FIRST TERM MSPA 500 Theory, Practice and Change in Public Policy Administration MSPA 505 Computer Education for Public Administrators FIRST YEAR - FIRST... [-]

Master in Art Education

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts
Campus Full time September 2017 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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Expertise In Family 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

Train qualified human resources in the field of family law, both national and international, to respond to imminent changes in family and marital relations institutions. [+]

Objectives of expertise in Family Law: Train qualified human resources in the field of family law, both national and international, to respond to imminent changes in family and marital relations institutions: in protecting the family in incorporating other forms of family where there are no children but if the need for mutual aid and protection, models emerged as a product of modernization and globalization as well as the social sector, and the implementation of alternative dispute resolution. Requisitos: Must be submitted: Original and a photocopy of Bachelor of Laws. original certification and a copy of the studies, where the cattle courses with their respective notes and credits obtained are clearly demonstrated. Application for admission duly filled with 2 passport photos and a copy of the identity card. Resume or curriculum vitae. It is also important: Counting, preferably with knowledge in handling computer equipment. Having a knowledge of the English language that includes the power to understand the current literature on specialized topics. demonstrable professional experience of at least 2 years. Interview with program management. For purposes of quotas University will give priority to participants to present best attestations regarding the academic record and professional experience. Headquarters: Heredia Student profile: The student masters degree in Family Law, conduct research in different legal aspects, in order to respond adequately to the problems that present solutions: It will analyze the impact of public policies on family law, as well as the adjustment process applied to a new globalized world. It will assess the... [-]

Commonwealth Executive Master of Public Administration

University College Of The Caribbean
Campus or Online Part time 20 - 24 months October 2017 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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Executive Master of Business Administration Degree-Jamaica

University of New Orleans College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 17 months September 2017 Jamaica Kingston USA New Orleans + 2 more

UNO's Executive MBA program is fully accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. [+]

The UNO Executive Master of Business Administration Degree-JamaicaUNO's Executive MBA program is fully accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.The goal of the University of New Orleans Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) program is to provide experienced managers, successful entrepreneurs and professionals with the highest quality master's-level business education.

Quality and EfficiencyThe UNO EMBA is structured to provide the highest quality program while avoiding significant interruption of daily work responsibilities. We do everything possible to make the program convenient for, responsive to, and supportive of students while maintaining a focus on quality. By attending to the administrative details, we free more time for our students to concentrate on what's important - their education.... [-]


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. [+]

Best Masters in Central America and Caribbean 2017. 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 of Arts in Education in School and Child Psychology (MAEd)

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus Full time Part time August 2017 Puerto Rico Carolina

The program emphasizes a professional that is concerned with the science and practice of psychology with infants, children, youth, families; learners of all ages; and the schooling process. [+]

The program emphasizes a professional that is concerned with the science and practice of psychology with infants, children, youth, families; learners of all ages; and the schooling process. The program prepares them to provide a range of psychological services, such as: Diagnosis, assessment, intervention, prevention, health promotion, and program development and evaluation services. The focus is on the development processes of children and youth within the context of schools, families and other ecological systems. The program prepares them to intervene at different levels to ensure and promote a healthy development. [-]

Master In Finance - IESA Panama

IESA - Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración
Campus Full time October 2017 Panama Panama City Venezuela Caracas China Shanghai Colombia Bogotá France Paris Mexico Mexico City USA New Orleans + 11 more

The Master in Finance is a bilingual (50% 50% Spanish and English), highly specialized in the area, designed to meet the new needs of the global financial sector ... [+]

Master in Finance

From April 2009, IESA (since 3 Finance MBA Ranking 2008 America Economia) offers the Master in Finance at the Central American market, along with Tulane University (ranked 10th in the world in finance as FinancialTimes Ranking, 2008) and the University de los Andes (MBA Ranking fifth place in the American Economy 2008). This unique combination of three leading schools provides a comprehensive learning experience, academic excellence and the opportunity to prepare for the challenges of global financial market.

The Master in Finance is a bilingual (50% 50% Spanish and English), highly specialized in the area, designed to meet the new needs of the global financial sector and regulatory practice and consulting, with Latin American perspective and context global financial world. ... [-]


Master in Biology (M.S.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time August 2017 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's Degree In Diplomacy And International Relations

Universidad Galileo
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 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. [+]

Best Masters in Central America and Caribbean 2017. 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. pensum FIRST YEAR 1st cycle INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY CEREMONIAL DIPLOMATIC PROTOCOL AND ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION AND PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT EFFICIENT E-COMMERCE 2ND cycle LABEL AND ANFITRIONIA CONTEMPORARY UNIVERSAL HISTORY GENERAL THEORY OF STATE STRATEGIES IN THE USE AND UNDERSTANDING OF MEDIA 3RD cycle HISTORY OF GUATEMALA PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW PUBLIC IMAGE ANALYSIS CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND POLITICAL 4TH cycle WORKSHOPS PUBLIC IMAGE ANALYSIS, DIPLOMACY, TAG AND PROTOCOL US RELATIONS LATIN AMERICA RELATIONS UNITED STATES ASIA-PACIFIC CONSULAR LAW DIPLOMATIC LAW SECOND YEAR 5TH cycle TECHNOLOGY SEMINAR INTERNATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS UNIVERSAL GEOGRAPHY DEVELOPMENT OF SPEECH AND PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS 6TH cycle GEOPOLITICS ANALYSIS WORKSHOP CASE MODERN GEOPOLITICS AND STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PUBLIC IMAGE TECHNOLOGICAL APPLICATION TO ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT II PRACTICE OF INTERNATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS 7TH cycle ANALYSIS OF CASES OF PROTOCOL AND CEREMONIAL DIPLOMATIC GUATEMALA FOREIGN POLICY LAW OF TREATIES AND INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS MANAGEMENT COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA PRESS 8TH cycle WORKSHOP ON NEGOTIATIONS, COOPERATION AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE STRATEGIC AND CORPORATE... [-]

Master in Marketing

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time August 2017 Puerto Rico San Juan

The specialty in Marketing aims to broaden the theoretical framework in the marketing area and develop the application and research skills for decision making. [+]

The specialty in Marketing aims to broaden the theoretical framework in the marketing area and develop the application and research skills for decision making. [-]

Masters of Marine & Environmental Science

University of the Virgin Islands
Campus Full time September 2017 Virgin Islands St. Thomas St. Croix USA Charlotte Amalie + 2 more

The Master of Marine and Environmental Science (MMES) degree provides students with the training and skills necessary for planning, conducting, and evaluating research in marine and environmental science. [+]

Masters of Marine & Environmental Science

The Master of Marine and Environmental Science (MMES) degree provides students with the training and skills necessary for planning, conducting, and evaluating research in marine and environmental science. Additionally, students explore how to utilize research to manage natural resources, with a particular focus on the issues and challenges related to natural resource management in the Caribbean region. The program draws upon the expertise of faculty within several units of UVI, in particular the Center for Marine and Environmental Studies and the Division of Science and Mathematics. Further, it is a bridge between academia and natural resource management sectors within the US Virgin Islands, the greater Caribbean, and beyond.... [-]