Professional programs

While many graduate and undergraduate programs in leading universities may seem too academic, potential students may choose professional programs or degree in applied science. These programs do not prepare you for career in academia, but give knowledge and skills which are indispensable in real life in career in business of public sphere.

applied programs

Professional programs are available for students with different interests and professional backgrounds: existing programs include Master’s in Education, Agriculture, Journalism and Mass Communication and even Military Science. The widest array of programs is available for those who want to study Economics, Business or Management. Some professional programs may require several years of professional experience (usually no more than 5) in order to be admitted to the program. In this case your working experience would be more important for admission decision than your academic achievements. However, many universities accept students without professional experience: in this case students have to demonstrate their academic abilities as well as to provide a clear motivation to study this particular subject.

In general, professional programs is the best choice for those who already know the sphere of his or her future career. While these degrees may be not very flexible, they almost guarantee a fresh start for your career not only because of relevant knowledge, but also as a result of incredible networking opportunities. 

Iowa State University of Science and Technology logo
  • Tuition Fee:
  • Domestic students: $ 19.2k / Year
  • International students: $ 33k / Year
  • Ranking:
  • 1767 StudyQA
    Iowa State University of Science and Technology logo
    • Tuition Fee:
    • Domestic students: $ 19.2k / Year
    • International students: $ 33k / Year
    • Ranking:
    • 854 StudyQA
      Al-Farabi Kazakh National University logo
      • Tuition Fee:
      • Domestic students: $ 534 / 1 year
      • International students: $ 671 / 1 year
      • Ranking:
      • 630 StudyQA
      • Duration:
      • 4 years
        University of Eastern Finland logo
        • Tuition Fee:
        • International students: $ 13.4k / 1 year
        • Ranking:
        • 562 StudyQA
        • Duration:
        • 2 years
          University College London logo
          • Tuition Fee:
          • Domestic students: $ 12.4k / 1 year
          • International students: $ 28.6k / 1 year
          • Ranking:
          • 484 StudyQA
          • Duration:
          • 3 years
            University of Chicago logo
            • Tuition Fee:
            • International students: $ 71.6k / Year
            • Ranking:
            • 478 StudyQA
            • Duration:
            • 4 years
              University of Groningen logo
              • Tuition Fee:
              • Domestic students: $ 5.03k / Year
              • International students: $ 10.1k / Year
              • Ranking:
              • 444 StudyQA
                Georgia Institute of Technology logo
                • Tuition Fee:
                • International students: $ 30k / Year
                • Ranking:
                • 397 StudyQA
                • Duration:
                • 4 years
                  University College London logo
                  • Tuition Fee:
                  • Domestic students: $ 13.2k / 1 year
                  • International students: $ 27.5k / 1 year
                  • Ranking:
                  • 231 StudyQA
                  • Duration:
                  • 1 year
                    Radboud University logo
                    • Tuition Fee:
                    • Domestic students: $ 2.39k / Year
                    • International students: $ 14.1k / Year
                      University College London logo
                      • Tuition Fee:
                      • Domestic students: $ 12.4k / 1 year
                      • International students: $ 34.6k / 1 year
                      • Ranking:
                      • 209 StudyQA
                      • Duration:
                      • 1 year
                        University College London logo
                        • Tuition Fee:
                        • Domestic students: $ 16.1k / 1 year
                        • International students: $ 31.7k / 1 year
                        • Ranking:
                        • 209 StudyQA
                        • Duration:
                        • 1 year
                          Radboud University logo
                          • Tuition Fee:
                          • Domestic students: $ 2.39k / Year
                          • International students: $ 14.1k / Year
                            Radboud University logo
                            • Tuition Fee:
                            • Domestic students: $ 2.39k / Year
                            • International students: $ 14.1k / Year
                              University College London logo
                              • Tuition Fee:
                              • Domestic students: $ 12.4k / 1 year
                              • International students: $ 28.6k / 1 year
                              • Ranking:
                              • 196 StudyQA
                              • Duration:
                              • 3 years
                                University College London logo
                                • Tuition Fee:
                                • Domestic students: $ 12.4k / 1 year
                                • International students: $ 28.6k / 1 year
                                • Ranking:
                                • 178 StudyQA
                                • Duration:
                                • 4 years
                                  University College London logo
                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                  • Domestic students: $ 12.4k / 1 year
                                  • International students: $ 27.9k / 1 year
                                  • Ranking:
                                  • 171 StudyQA
                                  • Duration:
                                  • 4 years
                                    University of Lancaster logo
                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                    • Domestic students: $ 10.1k / 1
                                    • International students: $ 21.6k / 1
                                      University of Leeds logo
                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                      • Domestic students: $ 11.4k / 1
                                      • International students: $ 26.1k / 1
                                      • Ranking:
                                      • 74 StudyQA
                                      • Duration:
                                      • 1 year
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