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What is the difference between Masters and PhD?

Asked by T. Lopez, Last updated: Jul 16, 2020

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M. Klose

M. Klose, Content Writer, Oakland

Answered Aug 08, 2019

A Master’s degree is known to be an extra investment on a particular study which you believe will be very helpful for the type of work that you have right now. For example, you have graduated with a degree in Psychology, but you would like to focus more on children. You can take a master’s degree in child education so that you will know how to deal with children and their issues more adequately.

A Master’s degree is known to be an extra investment on a particular study which you believe
A Ph.D. will usually require more hours as compared to a Master’ degree. Someone who is getting a Master’s degree may get it in about two years, but someone who is taking a Ph.D. will need up to six years before they will get their doctorate.

 

Matz Lewis Clark

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Matz Lewis Clark, College student, Graduation, Orlando

Answered Jul 29, 2019

Today, it is essential to get a strong education in the field of your choice if you want to progress in your career. However, many people that have professional jobs that require a college degree usually have more than just a bachelor’s degree. That is because it puts them way ahead in life. However, it is also easier to get than in the years past.

Today, it is essential to get a strong education in the field of your choice if you want to
Some universities offer the master’s degree program as part of the bachelor’s degree. That means the student must spend an extra year usually doing an internship, and then the student will get their master’s degree during that year. If they want to get more education and a higher degree than the master’s, they can get a Ph.D.

 

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