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Online degrees are often an excellent way for students to pursue higher education without having to worry about traveling to a traditional classroom or conforming with a specific class schedule. These degrees allow scholars to listen to lectures, participate in discussions, and submit coursework via the internet, taking full advantage of modern technology.

Many students may wonder: what is an online MSc? MSc stands for “Master of Science,” which is a type of graduate degree that thousands of students pursue each year. Generally, this course of study requires approximately two years to finish and is pursued by students who have already completed their undergraduate studies. While this type of degree generally focuses on science, math, and quantitative analysis, it can also be offered in a variety of other areas, such as business, management, the social sciences, art, language, and the humanities. Some programs may require a thesis or capstone project for participants to graduate.

Those who pursue an online MSc may discover a number of advantages of doing so. Many students are able to sharpen career-critical skills, including such soft skills as critical thinking and analysis as well as technical skills in their chosen area.

The cost of an MSc will depend on factors such as like tuition variations, the field of study, the institution’s country of origin, and course material prices. Contact your school directly if you would like to receive detailed financial information before enrolling.

An MSc can open up a wide variety of different career fields. Many professional disciplines require a master’s degree for employees to advance, such as engineering or business management. Students may choose to work for a wide variety of large, medium, and small organizations, including corporations, nonprofit groups, and government agencies. Some students choose to continue within academia and become teachers or researchers.

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MSc Law and Financial Crime Compliance

The University of Law Postgraduate Programmes
Online Full time Part time 5 years January 2019 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

Building on knowledge already gained from the International Compliance Association's Professional Postgraduate Diploma, the MSc Law and Financial Crime Compliance provide a master’s degree with a strong focus on the development of skills and knowledge in the law and compliance field. [+]

MSc Law and Financial Crime Compliance

Building on knowledge already gained from the International Compliance Association's Professional Postgraduate Diploma, the MSc Law and Financial Crime Compliance provide a master’s degree with a strong focus on the development of skills and knowledge in the law and compliance field. The degree is designed to complement and extend students' ICA Diploma studies, adding masters-level studies in relevant areas of law to areas of study covered in the ICA Diploma. The programme provides the intellectual and practical underpinnings required to enhance an already-established career in the compliance field, as well as a rigorous approach to self-reflection and personal development.... [-]


MSc Corporate Financial Management

The University of Law Business School Online
Online Full time Part time 12 - 21 months January 2019 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth specialist knowledge and critical understanding of the key aspects of corporate financial management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in corporate or business finance. [+]

MSc Corporate Financial Management

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth specialist knowledge and critical understanding of the key aspects of corporate financial management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in corporate or business finance.

This degree programme will help you develop a broad comprehension of the most important concepts in finance, with a strategic perspective. It is ideal for those interested in a future career in banking, personal finance, corporate finance or as an accountant, offering an excellent foundation for your career or for further study. As well as gaining a formal qualification, you will build a skills portfolio that you can show to future employers.... [-]


MSc International Sport Management (Online)

UCFB
Online Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom London

UCFB’s unique MSc International Sports Management (Online) provides an unparalleled educational and experiential opportunity for aspiring sports leaders. This pioneering programme has been developed as a transformational journey suited for graduates of all disciplines, as well as for current professionals working within various sectors of the sports industry, for example in management, marketing or operations. [+]

Overview

A first for UCFB, students now have the opportunity to study UCFB’s esteemed MSc International Sports Management programme, usually taught on campus, in a full, online delivery format.

The programme has been developed for those with aspirations towards senior management positions within the core functional departments of the sports management industry.

UCFB’s unique MSc International Sports Management (Online) provides an unparalleled educational and experiential opportunity for aspiring sports leaders. This pioneering programme has been developed as a transformational journey suited for graduates of all disciplines, as well as for current professionals working within various sectors of the sports industry, for example in management, marketing or operations.... [-]


Online MSc in Construction Project Management

Nottingham Trent University Online
Online 2.5 years May 2019 United Kingdom UK Online


The construction industry is calling out for qualified project managers to spearhead their future developments. To help you take advantage of these opportunities, Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is offering a comprehensive online MSc in Construction Project Management, fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). [+]

Online MSc Construction Project Management


The construction industry is calling out for qualified project managers to spearhead their future developments. To help you take advantage of these opportunities, Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is offering a comprehensive online MSc in Construction Project Management, fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Flexible and engaging online learning

This 100% online MSc Construction Project Management gives you a flexible way of gaining first-hand experience of the systems and processes required to lead successful project outcomes. With today’s busy professionals and graduates in mind, NTU is committed to offering highly relevant courses, tailored to fit your lifestyle and career. NTU is committed to offering highly relevant courses, continually developing innovative ways to bring the courses to life and offering an online experience that will provide you with a number of ways to immerse you in the curriculum, including:... [-]


MSc in Global Finance (online)

Cass Business School
Online Part time 24 months January 2019 United Kingdom London

Our online MSc in Global Finance is a world-class master’s programme, offered through one of the world’s top ‘triple-crown’-accredited business schools. [+]

Our online MSc in Global Finance is a world-class master’s programme, offered through one of the world’s top ‘triple-crown’-accredited business schools.

With its flexible online format, this course is designed to suit your needs if you’re:

Looking to further your career in finance, without having to put your work commitments on hold or commit to on-campus studies Based anywhere around the world and looking to study a world-class MSc in Global Finance without having to move to the UK or relocate elsewhere New to the finance industry, experienced but looking to move to a different sector, or just looking to expand and deepen your global finance knowledge.

Apply now – applications are now open for intakes in January, May, and September.... [-]


Online MSc International Business with Law - University of Salford (UK)

Robert Kennedy College
Online Full time Part time 1 - 3 years February 2019 Switzerland Zürich Switzerland Online + 2 more

This course is ideal if you want to develop your knowledge of business and law in an international context. Your learning will enable you to perform effectively in the development and implementation of an international business strategy, which in turn will greatly enhance your employability. [+]

3 good reasons to study International Business with Law at Salford: A practical course with an international focus that offers the opportunity to gain a broad overview of international business, including the role of law in the sphere of international business, before specialising in your chosen area Develop expertise in both business and law Learn in an internationally-orientated environment with access to a global network of like-minded professionals Course Details

This course is ideal if you want to develop your knowledge of business and law in an international context. Your learning will enable you to perform effectively in the development and implementation of an international business strategy, which in turn will greatly enhance your employability. You’ll also become skilled at working alone and with teams to systematically and creatively apply theory and practical solutions that resolve international business problems.... [-]


Master in Digital Marketing

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Silberman College of Business
Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Madison Teaneck + 1 more

Online MS in Digital Marketing Enhance Your Skills. Advance Your Career with FDU's Digital Marketing Online Degree Program! [+]

Enhance Your Skills. Advance Your Career with FDU's Digital Marketing Online Degree Program!

Technological advancements are changing the way we live and consume information. Increasingly, consumers are utilizing digital and social platforms to both acquire and share experiences with products and services. This consumer-generated “buzz” is playing a crucial role in how individuals are making consumption-related decisions. The persuasive power of traditional marketing channels is being diluted and marketers are scrambling to both understand and influence today’s tech-savvy customers, who have the power to research information and seek out the opinions of friends and relative (and sometimes strangers). Spending on digital marketing is rising with 80% of companies planning to increase their digital budget with digital ads estimated to make up 41.4% of total media ad expenditures by 2019.... [-]


MS in Marketing

Yeshiva University
Online Full time Part time 12 - 21 months September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

Offered jointly through the Sy Syms School of Business and the Katz School, our online master's in Marketing will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to create and execute effective marketing strategies across channels. [+]

Marketing is a wide-ranging industry with many moving and evolving parts. Professionals today need an expert knowledge of foundational marketing principles in order to respond to an ever-changing marketplace. Offered jointly through the Sy Syms School of Business and the Katz School, our online master's in Marketing will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to create and execute effective marketing strategies across channels.

Our MS in Marketing focuses, particularly in digital marketing and analytics. You will gain experience in integrated marketing; marketing management; social, referral, and viral marketing; mobile and location-based techniques; digital advertising; search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM); content marketing; marketing research methodologies and consumer behavior; and more. Through our project-based curriculum, you will solve real-world problems and build a robust portfolio for prospective employers.... [-]


Online MS in IT Management

Kelley Direct Online
Online Full time Part time 1 - 3 years September 2019 USA USA Online + 1 more

The MS in IT Management is designed for working professionals in information technology (IT) who are looking to accelerate their careers. We created this new online degree program to meet the growing demand for IT leaders, developing a curriculum that will prepare students from both business and IT backgrounds to meet current market needs for CIOs and other tech visionaries. [+]

Develop your skills as an IT leader and get ready to accelerate your career.

The MS in IT Management is designed for working professionals in information technology (IT) who are looking to accelerate their careers. We created this new online degree program to meet the growing demand for IT leaders, developing a curriculum that will prepare students from both business and IT backgrounds to meet current market needs for CIOs and other tech visionaries.

Complete this 30 credit-hour degree in 15 months to three years, and graduate prepared to:

Be knowledgeable about business processes and the integration between business functions and technology Analyze, design, and develop IT systems Lead IT management and strategy—both of people and systems Use data and visualizations to support managerial decisions ... [-]

MSc in Financial Management

Edinburgh Business School
Online Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom Edinburgh United Arab Emirates Dubai Malaysia Putrajaya + 3 more

By studying online, our MSc in Financial Management programme has been designed to fit around the lives of busy working professionals. It gives you the freedom to choose where and when you begin your studies, and when you finish them. [+]

Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University.

EBS has been helping working professionals become business leaders for over 25 years, offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business. Our popular online MBA, Masters, DBA and PhD programmes have accelerated the careers of over 20,000 graduates. Our students have seen increased salaries, gained promotions within their companies and many have started their own business.

Why our MSc in Financial Management programme?

You will develop a strong understanding of the foundations and dynamic nature of finance which will prepare you for a wide variety of positions within the finance profession. The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) exclusively recommend the MSc in Financial Management programme to their members when they are looking for a specialist postgraduate qualification. ... [-]


MSc Finance

University of Aberdeen Online
Online Part time 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom Aberdeen

The MSc Finance from the University of Aberdeen is the only fully online Master’s in Finance programme offered by one of the UK’s six ancient universities. Gain all the essential skills for a successful career in finance, as you develop a deep understanding of financial theories, assumptions and techniques – before going on to explore fast-developing specialisms such as Fintech, Big Data, Regulation and International Finance. The programme also gives you the unique option to earn credits towards your Master’s degree by studying for the CFA® credential, giving you an added advantage in a competitive job market. [+]

The MSc Finance from the University of Aberdeen is the only fully online Master’s in Finance programme offered by one of the UK’s six ancient universities.

Gain all the essential skills for a successful career in finance, as you develop a deep understanding of financial theories, assumptions and techniques – before going on to explore fast-developing specialisms such as Fintech, Big Data, Regulation and International Finance.

The programme also gives you the unique option to earn credits towards your Master’s degree by studying for the CFA® credential, giving you an added advantage in a competitive job market.

MASTER CORE DISCIPLINES

Gain a deeper knowledge of core theory, developing skills in corporate finance, portfolio analysis, asset valuation, derivatives and risk management.... [-]


Edinburgh Napier University MSc Business Management

Stafford Global
Online Full time Part time 21 - 33 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Online Qatar Qatar Online Bahrain Bahrain Online Iraq Iraq Online Jordan Jordan Online Kuwait Kuwait Online Oman Oman Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Ghana Ghana Online Kenya Kenya Online Uganda Uganda Online Botswana Botswana Online South Africa South Africa Online Mauritius Mauritius Online Tanzania Tanzania Online Rwanda Rwanda Online Bulgaria Bulgaria Online Romania Romania Online Serbia Serbia Online Croatia Dubrovnik + 41 more

The Edinburgh Napier University's online MSc in Business Management will provide you with the practical proficiencies and knowledge you need to succeed in a career in business. [+]

About the Programme

The Edinburgh online MSc in Business Management will provide you with the practical proficiencies and knowledge you need to succeed in a career in business.

The course will deliver accessible, creative and flexible postgraduate business education allowing you the option to choose how, when and where you study.

There are specialisms available and you can combine your Business Management degree with one of the following:

Banking Entrepreneurship Events Finance HRM Logistics & Supply chains Marketing & Sales Project Management Tourism & Hospitality Benefits

This programme will guide you in exploring issues facing contemporary businesses and help develop your management skills in order to enhance your qualification.... [-]


Masters of Science in Sustainable Food Systems (MSFS)

Green Mountain College
Online September 2018 USA Poultney

Green Mountain College’s online Masters of Science in Sustainable Food Systems is the first distance learning program of its kind in the country, offering an in-depth interdisciplinary understanding of sustainable agricultural production. [+]

Green Mountain College’s online Masters of Science in Sustainable Food Systems is the first distance learning program of its kind in the country, offering an in-depth interdisciplinary understanding of sustainable agricultural production.

In today’s world of complex food and agriculture systems, we need leaders with a deep knowledge of the economic, ecological, and social forces driving food systems.

Our Master of Science in Sustainable Food Systems program prepares you for a graduate level interdisciplinary understanding of sustainable agricultural production, and a deep knowledge of the economic, ecological, and social forces driving food systems.

At Green Mountain College, we’ve been teaching about sustainability for two decades. Our distance MSFS program—built on the success of the College’s undergraduate major in sustainable agriculture and on the surging interest in food and agriculture in the U.S. and beyond—is accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC), and is designed to provide students with the skills to conduct in-depth interdisciplinary investigations into the complex arena of their own bioregional food systems. MSFS students graduate with the knowledge and confidence to become leaders and join a cutting-edge community ready to make a difference.... [-]


M.S. in National Security Affairs and International Relations

Nova Southeastern University
Online Campus Online & Campus Combined Full time January 2019 USA Fort Lauderdale + 1 more

The 36 credit M.S. in National Security Affairs and International Relations is designed to provide students with theoretical, research, and applied skills in the emerging academic field of national security affairs. [+]

Overview

The 36 credit M.S. in National Security Affairs and International Relations is designed to provide students with a core understanding of critical issues informing the field of national security today, including the assessment and analysis of the threat of terrorism in the U.S. and beyond, and the analysis of intelligence collection. Students will also develop a deep understanding of the international context in which U.S. national security issues are shaped.

National Security Affairs is one of the fastest growing professions with positions open in the public sector in the federal, state and local governments and in the private sector. This program is designed both for professionals and those aspiring for careers in the field, as well as for students with a strong academic interest in security affairs and international relations.... [-]


MS in Construction Management Online

Purdue Polytechnic Institute – Center for Professional Studies
Online Full time Part time 24 months Open Enrollment USA West Lafayette + 1 more

Set yourself apart with a superior credential with a MS in Construction Management. Construction Management (CM) applies management principles and innovative technologies to effectively lead, organize, and manage the construction projects of residential, commercial, and infrastructure facilities. [+]

Set yourself apart with a superior credential with an MS in Construction Management. Construction Management (CM) applies management principles and innovative technologies to effectively lead, organize, and manage the construction projects of residential, commercial, and infrastructure facilities.

Through CM, buildings and infrastructure facilities can be constructed in a controlled systematic manner to maximize construction efficiency and assure highest quality.

With an advanced degree from Purdue University, you will be equipped with essential knowledge and educational experience to make significant contributions in the field of construction. The 100% online curriculum is designed to prepare qualified individuals for leadership positions in the construction industry. Emphasize on construction operations and company level management- the benefits of an MBA but with a focus on construction. This program is for individuals with a bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, or a closely related field from an accredited university.... [-]