The degree given for completing a one to two year course of study beyond a Bachelors Degree. Some Masters Degrees are MA (Master of Arts), MBA (Master of Business Administration) and MS (Master of Science).
The degree of professional certification in a field following the bachelor's. A master's curriculum usually rests on one to three years of coursework and may involve a thesis or limited research project as the final requirement. The master's is often a prerequisite for admission to a Ph.D. program
An advanced college degree earned after a bachelor's degree, usually taking at least two years for a full-time student to complete.