Online MAs in North America 2020

A master’s degree is an advanced academic program that can take about two years of full-time schooling to earn, provided students have already received a bachelor’s degree. Earning an MA may help students achieve their educational goals and set them on the path toward accomplishing their professional goals as well. For higher education, a master is a great option. Programs can las… Read more

A master’s degree is an advanced academic program that can take about two years of full-time schooling to earn, provided students have already received a bachelor’s degree. Earning an MA may help students achieve their educational goals and set them on the path toward accomplishing their professional goals as well. 

For higher education, a master is a great option. Programs can last about two years with a requirement somewhere between 12 and 18 courses at the graduate level. Field of study options may vary widely, allowing students to tailor their education to their needs.

Master of Arts in North America Online

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University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Sarasota, USA

Do you want to make a difference in your field and become a leader in your profession? Do you have a desire for understanding current issues facing the criminal justice system ... +

Do you want to make a difference in your field and become a leader in your profession? Do you have a desire for understanding current issues facing the criminal justice system? Do you believe critical thinking and decision making are crucial parts of the learning process? Are you looking for an online degree that gives you the flexibility you need in a master’s degree program? If so, then USFSM’s master degree in Criminal Justice might be the right fit for you. -
MA
English
Jun 2020
Online
 
New England College
USA Online, USA

The New England College Master of Arts (MA) in Professional Writing is an accelerated 12-month online program that provides individualized student-centered instruction focused ... +

The New England College Master of Arts (MA) in Professional Writing is an accelerated 12-month online program that provides individualized student-centered instruction focused on new and traditional writing-based media. -
MA
Part-time
12 months
English
Online
 
University of Illinois Springfield
USA Online, USA

The Master of Arts in Education (MAE) online program is a vibrant, holistic, global master’s degree and professional development program. Graduates are known as leaders who ex ... +

The Master of Arts in Education (MAE) online program is a vibrant, holistic, global master’s degree and professional development program. Graduates are known as leaders who excel in their teaching environments organizations and communities. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
40 hours
English
Online
 
USC Rossier School of Education
USA Online, USA

The online Master of Arts in Teaching – TESOL program from the USC Rossier School of Education can be completed in 12 months and gives graduates the option to pursue a teachin ... +

The online Master of Arts in Teaching – TESOL program from the USC Rossier School of Education can be completed in 12 months and gives graduates the option to pursue a teaching credential. -
MA
Part-time
12 months
English
Campus
Online
 
Full Sail University
Winter Park, USA

The Public Relations master of arts degree program is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of both traditional and new social tools and communication cha ... +

The Public Relations master of arts degree program is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of both traditional and new social tools and communication channels. Throughout the curriculum, you’ll explore the key ingredients of an effective PR media plan, explore concepts such as events marketing and consumer research, and learn how to develop credible relationships with influential voices throughout the social media world. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Mar 2020
Online
 
American University - School of International Service (SIS)

AU’s MA in International Relations combines advanced international relations theory and methods with a concentration in Global Security & Conflict Resolution, or Sustainab ... +

AU’s MA in International Relations combines advanced international relations theory and methods with a concentration in Global Security & Conflict Resolution, or Sustainable International Development. -
MA
Full-time
English
Online
 
Emerson College
Boston, USA

The MFA in Popular Fiction Writing and Publishing is one of the first online writing programs to prepare students to write professional-level stories and novels in the genres ... +

The MFA in Popular Fiction Writing and Publishing is one of the first online writing programs to prepare students to write professional-level stories and novels in the genres of fantasy, science fiction, horror, mystery, thrillers, and young adult. The program is an opportunity for students to read deeply, think critically, and discuss popular fiction with peers from various professional perspectives. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
5 - 10 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Southern New Hampshire University
Manchester, USA

Technological advances present an exciting opportunity for a new type of communication professional who can transmit messages effectively in a globalized society. The Master o ... +

Technological advances present an exciting opportunity for a new type of communication professional who can transmit messages effectively in a globalized society. The Master of Communication seeks to prepare students with the knowledge and skills that are most relevant to a wide variety of professions and organizations. -
MA
Part-time
10 weeks
Spanish
07 Apr 2020
02 Apr 2020
Online
 
The Citadel
Charleston, USA

The Citadel’s Master of Arts in Intelligence and Security Studies (ISS) prepares students to enhance national security through intelligence and homeland security leadership. B ... +

The Citadel’s Master of Arts in Intelligence and Security Studies (ISS) prepares students to enhance national security through intelligence and homeland security leadership. Best practices for intelligence collection and analysis and national security combined with current theory, research, and experience give students the background necessary to cultivate critical thinking, concise writing, and effective briefing. By introducing applicable management principles and policy analysis, the program fosters the leadership skills to successfully address security and intelligence challenges facing the United States. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
May 2020
15 Apr 2020
Online
 
Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology
Los Angeles, USA

The online Master of Arts in Psychology program from Pepperdine University provides a broad understanding of human behavior and practical knowledge of how psychological concep ... +

The online Master of Arts in Psychology program from Pepperdine University provides a broad understanding of human behavior and practical knowledge of how psychological concepts can be applied to various professional settings. Students learn to assess personality and intelligence and treat mental and emotional disorders. The curriculum prepares graduates to pursue doctoral study, licensure as a clinical psychologist, or a career in the human services field. -
MA
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Liberty University
Lynchburg, USA

Whether you have a background in education or are looking to move into a rewarding new teaching career, Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T. deg ... +

Whether you have a background in education or are looking to move into a rewarding new teaching career, Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T. degree) will provide a path for you to advance your teaching skills, put your professional expertise to work in the classroom, and potentially seek credentials for licensure. Throughout our Master of Arts in Teaching degree, you’ll receive online content focused on theory, best practices, and methodology in teaching — then you’ll put that knowledge into practice in the classroom during your student-teaching internship. -
MA
Full-time
18 months
English
Online
 
University of North Alabama College of Arts and Sciences
Florence, USA

The MA in Writing prepares students for a variety of careers in writing as well as for the pursuit of terminal degrees as researchers and academics. This degree program can be ... +

The MA in Writing prepares students for a variety of careers in writing as well as for the pursuit of terminal degrees as researchers and academics. This degree program can be completed 100% online or through a combination of online and face-to-face courses. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Our Lady of the Lake University Online
San Antonio, USA

Our Lady of the Lake University's online Master of Arts in Counseling is built on a curriculum aligned to CACREP Standards and offers three career-specific specializations in ... +

Our Lady of the Lake University's online Master of Arts in Counseling is built on a curriculum aligned to CACREP Standards and offers three career-specific specializations in School Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, or Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling. -
MA
Part-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, USA

The Master of Arts in Sociology is designed to provide students with advanced and up-dated instruction in quantitative and qualitative techniques of sociological research, sta ... +

The Master of Arts in Sociology is designed to provide students with advanced and up-dated instruction in quantitative and qualitative techniques of sociological research, statistics, and theory. -
MA
Full-time
36 hours
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Antioch University Online
Yellow Springs, USA

The online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Antioch allows you to channel your passion for helping others into a meaningful and rewarding career as a mental ... +

The online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Antioch allows you to channel your passion for helping others into a meaningful and rewarding career as a mental health counselor. -
MA
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 

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