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Master's Degree Applicants

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Master’s programs at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies are designed for current and aspiring professionals who want to advance their knowledge at the highest levels and accelerate their careers and impact. Leading educators and world-class scholar-practitioners from established and emerging fields serve as our faculty. They bring their experience and knowledge into the classroom, infusing their instruction with invaluable real-world connections. Throughout your time as a master’s student, you will have access to professional development, networking, and career-building opportunities that leverage the resources of Columbia University, local industry connections, and global partners. Most of our programs can be taken full- or part-time, offer evening courses, online study options, and are designed to accommodate the busy lives of working professionals.

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