Alt+U offer a flexible masters program in MS or MA, unless otherwise specified by the department.
A master's degree allows you to gain specialized knowledge in your field and can make you more competitive in the job market. There is more than one kind of master's degree available.
Both a Master of Arts (MA) and Master of Science (MS) provide in-depth learning beyond the bachelor’s degree.
The Master of Arts focuses more on humanities and theoretical understanding. The Master of Science focuses more on scientific or technical expertise.
The student is eligible to take the MA or its department program title equivalent if more than 50% of the student's course work are from liberal arts, social sciences, philosophy, history, humanities and related field.
The student is eligible to take the MS or its department program title equivalent if more than 50% of the student's course work are from scientific, technical, and related fields.
The student must file the "Degree Determination Form" to formalize such request, otherwise, the degree will be awarded as declared from the beginning of the program.
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