Western Education's
Master of Arts

Take your career to the next level

MA – Develop expertise in your field

Whether your goal is to advance your career with a promotion or become an academic at a college or university, our MA will give you the skills to succeed.

*The MA in Curriculum Studies, Applied Linguistics and Critical Policy, Equity, and Leadership Studies offers a course-based pathway.

Master of Arts Common Questions

Question Answer
What is the duration? 2 Years
When does the program start? September
How is it delivered? ONSITE
Is it research intensive? Yes*
Is it professionally focused? No
Is a thesis or a Master's Research Project (MRP) required? Yes*
Is it capstone focused? No
Do you have the ability to maintain full-time employment? Limited

Why choose the MA?

Create your own research while mentored by faculty

Extensive library collection – over 10 million sources available

Increase your learning, make connections and show your work at conferences

A graduate degree helps you move up the pay scale

Choose your Field of Study: