From the monthly archives

June 2009

Best Online Masters Degrees

Possession of a Bachelor’s degree could not be a comfort to some professionals. With that discomfort, here comes the opportunity of enrolling for an online master’s degree. This will depend on where your specialty lies, for instance if you are a teacher; you have the opportunity to specialize in a MAT or MIT degree which will hold you as a qualified specialist in teaching. Some teachers would wish to prosper to higher administrative positions and therefore the best online degree is M.Ed, MSW is also bets suited for social workers, MFA for fine Arts and others like Masters of Science, Masters of Arts among others.

You do not have to worry much about the time that you are going to take to enroll for your Master’s degree, unlike the typical Master’s program that takes two years, the online Master’s program really depends on how much time you are going to allocate it. With a lot of devotion, this period can be shortened to 12 to 18 months. Several online programs are made to commence on monthly basis rather than the onset of a semester. This grants you the convenience to start the program.

The involvement in a Master’s program is quite demanding and this calls for self sacrifice in research and writing. The coursework therefore is more or less an internship or thesis. If you are undertaking the program that entails internship, then the course work calls for a little or no pay but you should bear in mind that this is meant to make you gain a proper understanding in your field of specialty.

It should not be taken for granted that the further you have achieved professionally it is unworthy to go for more but rather, this increases you chances of attracting employers as well as excellent salaries e.g. therapists.