M.A. in New York in the USA

Top MAs in New York in the USA 2017

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An MA is a master’s degree awarded to students that have completed a program studying humanities or fine arts subjects such as history, communications, philosophy, theology or English. A Master of Arts degree typically requires coursework, research and written examinations.

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

New York is northeastern and 3rd most populous state of US. Statue of Liberty, Niagara Falls and General Shuylers House at Saratoga National Historic Park are among the most visited places by the university/college level students. Public university system of the state includes 68 Communities, technical, undergraduate, doctor-granting colleges. There are many private colleges in the province as well.

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MA in Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching)

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24  September 2017 USA New York City + 1 more

The MA in Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching) is a flexible programme, designed to meet the professional needs of individual learners. Students will have the opportunity to engage critically with the theories and practices of education with a view to applying learning to practice. The MA in Education is well established and is regularly updated in order to reflect the changing needs of current and future participants. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. MA in Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching) The MA in Education (Innovation in Learning and Teaching) is a flexible programme, designed to meet the professional needs of individual learners. Students will have the opportunity to engage critically with the theories and practices of education with a view to applying learning to practice. The MA in Education is well established and is regularly updated in order to reflect the changing needs of current and future participants. Educational Aim To widen the options available and encourage in-depth development of personal and professional areas of interest. To enable learners to identify, design and carry out research activities which include opportunities for considerable self-direction. To contribute to the body of knowledge and understanding relevant to education. Fees £12,635 UNICAF offers a number of scholarships to eligible students. For more information, please contact a UNICAF student adviser. PathWay Required Credits/Units: 180 Core Modules ED4U008 - Dissertation ED4U009 - Research Methodology ED4U016 - Innovation in Curriculum Design ED4U023 - Developing Digital Competence ED4U024 - Developing Learning in Organisations ED4U032 - SEN/ALN: Contexts and Concepts [-]

Master of Fine Arts in Furniture Design

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Rochester

The MFA is a professional degree for practicing artists, craftspeople, or designers who desire to leave a lasting impression on their fields by devotion to their work and high standards of discipline and artistic ideals. [+]

Applicants to this program come from diverse backgrounds such as architecture, interior design, industrial design, art history, law, and teaching, as well as undergraduate wood programs. In the first year, students identify issues in their technical and aesthetic background and, along with faculty, create a program of study to address these areas. Simultaneously, they discover directions in their work that are promising for further exploration. Based upon this experience, students develop a thesis proposal and, in the second year, create a comprehensive body of work. This work culminates in the end-of-the-year graduate thesis exhibition in the college gallery and a written thesis in support of the work.... [-]


MA in Digital Experience Design

Hyper Island - UK
Campus Full time 24  January 2018 USA East New York

Hyper Island's new MA in Digital Experience Design has been designed in response to demand from industry. There is currently a gap between what schools teach and what a designer needs to know to build products, services and systems in the real world. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. Hyper Island's new MA in Digital Experience Design has been designed in response to demand from industry. There is currently a gap between what schools teach and what a designer needs to know to build products, services and systems in the real world. The role of a designer is shifting. A product today is rarely just physical and consumers expectations are higher than ever. The challenge for designers is to design and deliver meaningful experiences, both online and offline. The MA in Digital Experience Design will develop your technical, creative and strategic skills as an experience designer to lead the change within this evolving industry. You will explore experience design and related fields such as service design and interaction design, understanding human behaviour, rigorous research, digital technologies and prototyping, project management, business acumen and how to build and lead an effective team. You will leave us primed for roles across human-centred design such as Experience Designer, Information Architect, Interaction Designer and Service Designer. Within these roles, graduates will be able to design and develop high quality experiences, products and services. You will be able to work across disciplinary, cultural, and geographical boundaries to design innovative solutions to meet user and business needs. Above all, you will be able to operate strategically as an agent of change and have the knowledge, skills, and competence to work at the forefront of this fast paced industry. “You might call this type of... [-]

MA in Education

Unicaf University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24  Open Enrolment USA Hell's Kitchen + 1 more

Education is an increasingly changing, dynamic and very demanding sector which requires professionals and practitioners to be very qualified in order to meet various challenges. The MA in Education is suitable for all those that are interested in understanding the important role of education in our everyday lives and especially the links between education, society and students of all ages. [+]

Education is an increasingly changing, dynamic and very demanding sector which requires professionals and practitioners to be very qualified in order to meet various challenges. The MA in Education is suitable for all those that are interested in understanding the important role of education in our everyday lives and especially the links between education, society and students of all ages. It is an ideal degree for all those who wish to enter into the educational sector and all current practitioners who wish to enhance further their knowledge in the fields of teaching and learning. Necessary skills such as the use of ICT, problem solving, critical thinking, and communication and research skills are acquired through the course. Throughout the Master’s programme students will be engaged in research, teaching methods, learning how to adapt with learning disabilities and understand educational practices and theories. Duration 18-24 months. Delivery Mode Online and through Supported Open Learning Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Master’s programme requires an accredited Bachelor degree Applicants with an accredited Master’s degree will also be considered for entry HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry English proficiency (if the Bachelor degree was not taught in English) Updated CV One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) Personal Statement (mimimum 500 words) Copy of passport or ID PathWay Research Practices and Methods - EDU730 Analysis of Learning Disabilities in Education - EDU732 ICT in Education - EDU733 Teaching and Learning Management - EDU734... [-]

Master of Arts in Teaching

Clarkson University Graduate School
Campus Full time June 2018 USA Schenectady

Start Clarkson University's Master of Arts in Teaching one-year program now, kicking off in June with our intensive summer program designed to teach aspiring teachers to teach. This fall, start a mentored teaching internship, graduate in May, earn New York State teacher certification and be ready to start teaching full time in just one year. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. Our Program Start Clarkson University's Master of Arts in Teaching one-year program now, kicking off in June with our intensive summer program designed to teach aspiring teachers to teach. This fall, start a mentored teaching internship, graduate in May, earn New York State teacher certification and be ready to start teaching full time in just one year. Use your degree to teach others what you know and inspire future scientists, engineers, mathematicians, technologists and language specialists.  Clarkson is offering expedited admissions and expanded scholarship options for students starting the program in June.  Other benefits include: Individually selected, full-year, mentored teaching internship will give you confidence and experience in the classroom. Unique MAT "boot camp" prepares you for your teaching internship while offering an immediate network of colleagues. Clarkson MAT graduates have an outstanding pass rate for the New York State Teacher Certification Exam. Our overall pass rate is 96%. Get a teaching job when you graduate. 95% of our graduates have been offered teaching positions in schools. 
‘I chose the MAT program at UGC (now Clarkson) because of the program’s outstanding reputation and high placement rate. The fact that I could complete the program in a year, made it a perfect fit. Thanks to the MAT program and the faculty, everything aligned for me —I got an amazing internship at a fantastic high school and I had a teaching job even before the public schools posted their positions.’ Isabell... [-]

MA in Economics

Binghamton University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Binghamton

The program has a strong emphasis on quantitative training. The PhD in particular requires a solid math foundation. For students who lack background in calculus or linear algebra, or those who wish to have a refresher course in those subjects. [+]

MA in Economics The Department of Economics offers programs of study leading to the Master of Arts (MA) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees in economics. The program is ranked 10th in agricultural and natural resource economics, and 19th in economic history amongst all PhD-granting institutions in the United States. Newly revamped and constantly expanding, the program seeks top-performing students who are prepared to conduct rigorous research. Students do not need to have a bachelor's degree in economics, but applicants should have a strong math background. Currently economics faculty can supervise dissertations in the following areas (according to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) standard classification codes): Econometrics (JEL C1 – C4) Macroeconomics (JEL E) Labor economics (JEL J) Development economics (JEL O1) Environmental economics (JEL Q) The MA curriculum includes core courses on theory and econometrics and electives. Professional Development The program has a strong emphasis on quantitative training. The PhD in particular requires a solid math foundation. For students who lack background in calculus or linear algebra, or those who wish to have a refresher course in those subjects, a “math boot camp” is offered free of charge to all admitted students prior to the start of the fall semester. The program boasts expert faculty who are distinguished in their fields of research. Small class sizes (ranging from 5 to 25 students) fosters high student-faculty interactions. Faculty is available for advising and research supervision. The department hosts regular seminars and workshops where students are exposed to prominent visiting... [-]

Master of Fine Arts in Photography

International Center of Photography
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Hell's Kitchen

The ICP-Bard MFA Program offers a rigorous exploration of all aspects of photography through an integrated curriculum of professional and studio practice, critical study, and Resident Artist Projects. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. Accepting Applications for Fall 2017 The ICP-Bard MFA Program offers a rigorous exploration of all aspects of photography through an integrated curriculum of professional and studio practice, critical study, and Resident Artist Projects. About the Program The ICP-Bard MFA program offers an exploration into the ways in which the photograph operates in society. The 60 credits required for the master of fine arts degree cover the production of a final solo exhibition of original artwork, participation in a final group exhibition, a cumulative publication, as well as the completion of class assignments and internships. The ICP-Bard approach emphasizes creative vision and openness to examining the many iterations of the image, from photography to digital imaging, installation, and video. By considering how photographs are created, presented, discussed, used, and documented, students gain an intimate knowledge of the ways in which images increasingly structure modern society and consciousness. The graduate seminars, which are led by ICP-Bard core faculty members, blend in-depth study, intensive discussions, and individual work. Students also gain an understanding of the role of art historians by working with ICP’s curatorial team and the Museum's extensive archives. In doing so, students learn how exhibitions are curated, archives are maintained, and research is conducted. In the Resident Artist projects and internships, students learn firsthand from contemporary artists about the practical conditions of making art and innovative approaches to photographic practice. With its strong emphasis on writing and publication, the program... [-]

Master in Fine Arts (MFA)

New York Studio School (NYSS)
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA New York + 1 more

The MFA programs, offered with concentrations in Painting or in Sculpture, continue the ethos of the teaching methods defined by the School's history within a recognized degree program. The MFA is based on maintaining a full-time, rigorous studio practice. [+]

The MFA programs, offered with concentrations in Painting or in Sculpture, continue the ethos of the teaching methods defined by the School's history within a recognized degree program. The MFA is based on maintaining a full-time, rigorous studio practice. Students are engaged in their work a minimum of 40 hours per week for the duration of their two years at the School. In their first year, students choose a core faculty member with whom they will work closely during each semester. Faculty are present in the atelier two days each week. Students are expected to continue working on the objectives set by faculty throughout the week. In the second year, faculty contact hours are reduced as students work in semi-private or private studios towards the completion of their individual thesis project. Studio practice is balanced with Critical Studies courses, in addition to peer and instructed critiques. Lectures and seminars are held throughout the semester, as well as small group discussion with current and visiting faculty. The Critical Studies courses provide the groundwork for students to compose the statements that support their final thesis project. Degree candidates will be assessed on a continual basis throughout their time at the School. Courses are graded by faculty in accordance with School policy. Students must complete 60 credits to successfully achieve the title of Master of Fine Arts, and credits must include all required courses. A residency of at least two academic years is necessary to complete the degree. Degree-Granting Status The New York... [-]

Education Master's - Curriculum Leadership Concentration

DeVry University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 36  September 2017 USA Chicago New York Pomona Sherman Oaks Fremont Manhattan + 6 more

By earning a Master's in Education, you will have a better understanding of learning theory, research and assessment, curriculum development and educational technology. This combination of skills can provide a strong foundation for a number of educational leadership careers. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. With a national spotlight on education, there is a demand for leaders who possess both teaching experience and the skills to effectively shape and impact the future of the field. That's why we've developed our Master's Degree Program in Education, with concentrations in Curriculum Leadership, Educational Leadership and Higher Education Leadership — to help educators advance in their careers and become tomorrow's leaders. By earning a Master's in Education, you will have a better understanding of learning theory, research and assessment, curriculum development and educational technology. This combination of skills can provide a strong foundation for a number of educational leadership careers. Program Coursework Our Master's in Education may include these courses: Contemporary Issues in Education: Evaluate viewpoints on contemporary issues and trends in education theory and practice from both a school and national education perspective. Educational Technology and Emerging Media: Explore how computers, web-based resources and multimedia are used to engage K-12 school students in problem solving, creative inquiry and collaborative learning. Educational Research: Learn the skills needed to critically review, assess and evaluate educational research using both quantitative and qualitative approaches. Educational Measurement and Assessment: Examine theories and techniques of educational measurement and assessment for curriculum planning, development, delivery, feedback and improvement. Many Ways To Learn DeVry offers classes several different ways: At a DeVry campus location Online Through collaborative extended classrooms Please note that program, courses, and extended classroom availability varies by location. Master's Degree in... [-]

Master of Arts in HR Management

Kilroy Norway
Campus August 2017 USA New York Brooklyn White Plains Boston Los Angeles San Diego Cincinnati + 4 more

The Society for Human Resource Management(SHRM) has acknowledged that HPU’s Master of Arts in Human Resource Management is fully aligned with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook [+]

Master of Arts in HR Management

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Hawaii Pacific University

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that HPU’s Master of Arts in Human Resource Management is fully aligned with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Worldwide, only 67 programs in 62 educational institutions have been acknowledged by SHRM as being in alignment with its suggested guides and templates. The HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates were developed by SHRM to define the minimum HR content areas that should be studied by HR students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. They are part of SHRM’s Academic Initiative, created in 2006 to help the Society define HR education standards taught in university business schools across the nation and help universities develop degree programs that follow these standards.... [-]


M.A. in International Affairs

Brooklyn College CUNY
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Brooklyn

The political science master's program offers students a choice of three concentrations: political science, international affairs, or urban policy and administration. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. The political science master's program offers students a choice of three concentrations: political science, international affairs, or urban policy and administration. The political science concentration combines the theories and methodologies of political science with the opportunity to specialize in one of four fields: American politics, comparative politics, political theory, or international relations. The international affairs concentration is designed to prepare students for professional and academic careers in international affairs through programs of study tailored to their specific interests and goals. Courses range from broad overviews to seminars on specific world regions, and are combined with independent study and master's thesis courses in close collaboration with faculty members. To foster professional preparation, the program also publishes student work in the department's Political Science Journal and places students in internships as well as study and work opportunities abroad. In the urban policy and administration masters program, students develop skills in understanding politics and public policy processes in the US metropolis, including New York City. While enrolled in this program that champions the collaborative production of cutting-edge theoretical work and real-world practice, students are expected to be intellectual leaders in policy-relevant fields in urban settings: labor, race, ethnicity, and immigration, urban planning, local elections, public education, and so on. Graduates find professional opportunities in government agencies, non-profit organizations, community-based organizations, and labor unions. Alumni have also pursued careers in electoral politics. For many students, the master's degree in this program serves as... [-]

MA in Early Childhood Education: Education for Family Living

Kean University
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA New York Union + 1 more

The Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education: Education for Family Living program is designed to offer teachers and child care providers special training in family life education. [+]

The Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education: Education for Family Living program is designed to offer teachers and child care providers special training in family life education. Em­phasis is placed on meeting the requirements of the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards and Family Life Education Mandate.

To learn more about the Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education: Education for Family Living program, visit http://grad.kean.edu/masters-programs/education-family-living.

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Migration and Refugee Studies M.A.

AUC The American University in Cairo
Campus Full time September 2017 USA New York

The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) is an interdisciplinary center of The American University in Cairo. [+]

Top Master of Art Degrees in New York in the USA. Migration and Refugee Studies M.A. The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) is an interdisciplinary center of The American University in Cairo. The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies offers an MA in migration and refugee studies and two specialized graduate diploma: MA in Migration and Refugee Studies Graduate Diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies (MRS) Who is it for? Students who seek to obtain the knowledge and skills to be applied in careers within institutions such as governmental, nongovernmental and international agencies, as well as universities, research organizations and private corporations dealing with the multitude of issues connected with migration and refugee movements. Advantages of studying at the Center of Migration and Refugee Studies It is situated at the heart of the Middle East and North Africa furthering the scientific knowledge of the large, long-standing and more recent, refugee and migration movements witnessed in this region. It collaborates with reputable regional and international academic institutions. Works with other AUC departments to offer diversified courses to its students The training activities CMRS organizes, are attended by researchers, policymakers, bureaucrats and civil society activists from a great number of countries. Research implemented bears on issues of interest to the region and beyond. What will you learn: Provides you with critical knowledge, research methods and analytical skills of current theoretical, legal, political, economic, social, demographic and psychological issues in migration and refugee studies CMRS outreach will enable you to... [-]

Master of Arts in International Crime and Justice

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Campus Full time August 2017 USA New York

The Master of Arts in International Crime and Justice reflects the College’s commitment to the internationalization of criminal justice education and builds on the strengths of our undergraduate degree in international criminal justice by opening the possibility of graduate education in this field. [+]

The Master of Arts in International Crime and Justice reflects the College’s commitment to the internationalization of criminal justice education and builds on the strengths of our undergraduate degree in international criminal justice by opening the possibility of graduate education in this field. Indeed, this is the first program of this nature in the United States. The MA in International Crime and Justice combines advanced substantive knowledge of international crime challenges and domestic and international responses, with analytic and research techniques in an interdisciplinary framework. It aims to produce graduates with a truly global outlook on criminal justice, a moral commitment to international justice, and professional competence in the increasingly multicultural workforce. The program is designed for: Criminal justice personnel from countries besides the United States, and staff from international agencies, intergovernmental organizations and civil society organizations. Students will find this degree applicable to professional career interests as well as for preparation for doctoral study in a variety of disciplines. Application Requirements Before submitting your application to the Admissions Office, please be sure you have included the following, as per the graduate admissions website : Transcripts of undergraduate and other graduate coursework three letters of recommendation a personal statement of approximately 300 words giving reasons for wanting to pursue graduate study In addition, applicants must submit: scores on the aptitude test of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). For information and arrangements to take the test, applicants may write to the Graduate Admissions Office, obtain information via the internet at www.gre.org,... [-]

MA Literary Translation

University of Rochester
Campus September 2017 USA New York

Distinguished literary translators must be lifelong students of literature and they must have superior writing skills in English. They must also understand the business of translation. The Master’s [+]

MA Literary Translation

Distinguished literary translators must be lifelong students of literature and they must have superior writing skills in English.

They must also understand the business of translation. The Master’s degree in Literary Translation Studies (MALTS) combines academic rigor, strong practical training, and intensive professional development through internships with the Open Letter press and other literary presses.

The minimum degree requirement for admission to the program is a bachelor’s degree, and it is expected that applicants will have significant preparation in one or more literary traditions.

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