Online Masters of Science in Natural Sciences 2020

A Master of Science is a postgraduate program often pursued after an undergraduate degree. This program focuses on the specifics of a subject area in order to give students an expertise. Typically, an online MSc is for areas in a science or mathematics field, but some schools may award an MSc for other subjects. An MSc may take one to two years to complete. What is an online MSc in Natural Science… Read more

A Master of Science is a postgraduate program often pursued after an undergraduate degree. This program focuses on the specifics of a subject area in order to give students an expertise. Typically, an online MSc is for areas in a science or mathematics field, but some schools may award an MSc for other subjects. An MSc may take one to two years to complete.

What is an online MSc in Natural Sciences? This program can cover a variety of subjects such as earth science, mathematics, physics, technology studies, chemistry and life science. Some universities may even allow students to study a combination of subjects for a natural science degree. Often an MSc gives students a better understanding of both technical and theoretical methods and practices. There is a variety of courses that can be taken during this study, but they may include geophysical science or inorganic and materials chemistry.

An online MSc in Natural Sciences is beneficial because it can give students a structured pathway to specialization. Some employers are looking for scientists with a mastery of research and management, which this program can provide. An MSc may prepare you for promotions and raises.

The cost of an online MSc is not set. It can vary greatly from one university to the next. The tuition may depend on the location of the university, the duration of the program and the textbooks used in the courses. You may get a specific number from the school you wish to attend.

Once you have completed an online MSc in Natural Sciences, what kind of career will you be prepared for? This depends in part on your previous experience and education, but you may be able to pursue a variety of careers, such as geological technician, marine biologist, chemist, environmental scientist or scientific researcher. Some students may go on to work in academia, the government or non-profit organizations.

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Elmhurst College
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University of North Alabama College of Arts and Sciences
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Carrick Institute
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Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
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University of London
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2 - 5 years
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Purdue University Online
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MLA College
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Lund University
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The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
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UMaineOnline (University of Maine)
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Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
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The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
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MSc
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Columbia Video Network - The Fu Foundation School Of Engineering And Applied Science
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