Master Degrees : A master's degree is an academic degree granted to individuals who have undergone study demonstration a mastery or the highest level of understanding of a specific field of study or professional practice. Usually this means possessing advanced knowledge of a specialized body of applied topics; high order skills in analysis, professional application and the ability to solve complex problems and to think independently.
The two most common titles of master's degrees are the Master of Arts (M.A.) and Master of Science (M.S., M.Si., or M.Sc.); these may be course-based, research-based, or a mixture of the two.