MA Program in Jamaica

Top Masters of Arts in Jamaica 2019

Master

Masters degrees, commonly known as MA, are postgraduate degrees lasting at least one year and sometimes two years, they are taught degrees normally requiring some actual research. MA is the most common name for a Masters degree and is often used.

A few universities in the United States have extension programs in various parts of Jamaica. Most of the students who enroll in these part-time programs are working professionals who want to continue their education without having to relocate closer to the nation's Universities. Jamaica is the third largest island in the Caribbean.

Masters of Arts in Jamaica

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Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

The Mico University College
Campus Full time September 2019 Jamaica Kingston

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program targets persons with a Bachelor’s degree in varied areas and cover a period of five (5) semesters including summer sessions. The philosophy of the program is to empower educators for professional practice and responsible leadership through a rich, varied and dynamic curriculum. It further allows experience to integrate content across various fields of study relating theory to practice. [+]

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)Credits Required: 42/48

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program targets persons with a Bachelor’s degree in varied areas and cover a period of five (5) semesters including summer sessions. The philosophy of the program is to empower educators for professional practice and responsible leadership through a rich, varied and dynamic curriculum. It further allows the experience to integrate content across various fields of study relating theory to practice.

PHILOSOPHY

The Master of Arts in Teaching program seeks to empower educators for professional practice and responsible leadership through a rich, varied and dynamic curriculum and provides a higher degree program that will enable the clientele to engage in continued research activities that contribute to sustainable development.... [-]


Executive Master in Educational Management (EMEM)

The Mico University College
Campus Part time 20  September 2019 Jamaica Kingston

The Executive Master of Arts Degree in Educational Management will dynamically change the educational management leadership landscape. It provides human, technical, administrative and organizational values and skills necessary for first-rate performance. [+]

Executive Master in Educational Management (EMEM)EMEMCredits Required: 42

The Executive Master of Arts Degree in Educational Management will dynamically change the educational management leadership landscape. It provides human, technical, administrative and organizational values and skills necessary for first-rate performance. The curriculum is structured to provide incremental exposure to the foundation and advanced courses integrated around core themes of Management, Leadership, Creativity, and Innovation. Participants must first complete Foundational courses before core courses are pursued.

OVERVIEW

The Executive Masters Degree in Educational Management offered, will dynamically change the educational management leadership landscape of Jamaica, the Caribbean, and international communities. It provides human, technical administrative and organizational skills and values necessary for first-rate performance. The curriculum is structured to provide incremental exposure to the foundation and advanced courses integrated around core themes of Management, Leadership Creativity, and Innovation. A wide variety of learning methods is used for EMEM from formal lectures, case study analysis, seminars and class presentations. The programme requires extensive private study and research inquiry on the part of the students. Study and learning in the EMEM are broadly interactive processes with emphasis on the value student participation brings to the classroom. The strategy is to encourage and facilitate both effective self-reflection and the sharing of ideas among participants.... [-]


Master of Education: Special Education

The Mico University College
Campus Full time Part time September 2019 Jamaica Kingston + 1 more

The program is designed to equip educators and other professionals with core knowledge and specialized skills for addressing the needs of students with exceptionalities. It will also empower educators for professional practice and responsible leadership. The program addresses a wide range of learning needs, including severe disabilities. [+]

Master of Education: Special Education M.Ed. Special Education Credits Required: 42/43

The program is designed to equip educators and other professionals with core knowledge and specialized skills for addressing the needs of students with exceptionalities. It will also empower educators for professional practice and responsible leadership. The program addresses a wide range of learning needs, including severe disabilities. It targets persons with a Bachelor’s degree and offers training in general special education that allows the selection of an elective from Specific Learning Disabilities, Severe Disabilities, School Counselling, and Social Work, Family and Human Development, Educational Evaluation and Interventions and Administration and Supervision.... [-]