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master's degree

n.
An academic degree conferred by a college or university upon those who complete at least one year of prescribed study beyond the bachelor's degree.

master's degree

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master's

n
(Education) education (often capital) a university degree such as an MA or an MSc which is of a higher level than a first degree and usually takes one or two years to complete

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n.
a degree awarded by a graduate school, usu. after the completion of at least one year of graduate studies.

master's degree

An academic degree awarded by a college or university to someone who has studied a subject for at least one year beyond the bachelor’s degree.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.master's degree - an academic degree higher than a bachelor's degree but lower than a doctor's degreemaster's degree - an academic degree higher than a bachelor's degree but lower than a doctor's degree
academic degree, degree - an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study; "he earned his degree at Princeton summa cum laude"
Master of Architecture, MArch - a degree granted for the successful completion of advanced study of architecture
Artium Magister, Master of Arts, AM, MA - a master's degree in arts and sciences
MALS, Master of Arts in Library Science - a master's degree in library science
Master of Arts in Teaching, MAT - a master's degree in teaching
Master in Business, Master in Business Administration, MBA - a master's degree in business
Master of Divinity, MDiv - a master's degree in religion
Master of Education, MEd - a master's degree in education
Master of Fine Arts, MFA - a master's degree in fine arts
Master of Literature, MLitt - a master's degree in literature
Master of Library Science, MLS - a master's degree in library science
Master in Public Affairs - a master's degree in questions of public concern
Master of Science, MSc, SM, MS - a master's degree in science
Master of Science in Engineering - a master's degree in engineering
Master of Theology, ThM - a master's degree in theology
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Taking his master's degree after seven years at Cambridge, in 1587, he followed the other 'university wits' to London.
Though two other CSU schools offer online master's degrees, communication disorders department Chairman Stephen Sinclair said he found no others for speech pathology before launching the 34-month course this summer.
She is a certified public accountant and earned bachelor's and master's degrees in business administration and a second master's degree in taxation from the University of Florida.
Received bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering physics and a doctorate degree in physics from Ohio State University.
program, the School of Law offers specialty certificates in high-tech law, international law, and public-interest law, as well as master's degrees in intellectual property and international law.
Phillips offers unique psychology curriculum including master's degrees in marriage and family therapy, art therapy and school counseling.
Master's degrees in management have become very popular in Europe and have become the degree of choice for many of Europe's top employers, according to a report in the Financial Times.
Concordia is a regional leader in accelerated, cohort-delivered, undergraduate degree-completion and master's degrees in business administration, organizational management, criminal justice and human services.
It offers programs in art, music, dance, film/video, theater and creative writing leading to bachelor's or master's degrees.
Thirty counselors had master's degrees in rehabilitation counseling (MRC), 23 had related master's degrees (RM), and 47 had unrelated bachelor's or master's (UBM) degrees.
Four of the project directors had master's degrees in rehabilitation, three had master's degrees in education and one had a master's degree in business administration.
The expanded services will increase the options for working professionals in the Grand Rapids area to complete their master's degrees in Management, Information Technology, Manufacturing and Engineering.

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