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It depends on the school and your field of study. Many doctoral programs accept candidates who have only obtained a bachelor's degree. Most of these programs will automati…cally award a master's degree to the doctoral student as he or she progresses towards the completion of the Ph.D.. Furthermore, at some schools, entering a Ph.D. program with a master's degree will shorten the course of the program by only one year. There are situations where a student enrolls in a terminal M.A. program but after a year of high achievement asks to be enrolled in a program leading to a Ph.D. While this is possible, sometimes just the opposite is the case. Some prestigious graduate schools do not accept students wishing to pursue a terminal master's degree; they only accept students seeking the Ph.D.. However, if, after completing a considerable portion of the required program, the student is unable to finish the dissertation or meet certain evaluation criteria, the school may award a terminal M.A. or M.Phil. and say goodbye to this student. For example, the graduate program in history at Columbia University writes this on the admissions page: "Our program is designed for students who seek the Ph.D. Although students entering without a Master's degree earn an M.A. in History in the course of their study here, we do not admit full-time students who wish only to earn a Master's degree." Students entering Columbia's graduate school with a Master's degree are considered to have Advanced Standing, which excuses them from only one year of coursework at Columbia.
In most cases, yes. Typically the masters degree comes first. However, it sometimes depends on the program of study. For example, medical school for most individuals follows c…ompletion of undergraduate work. In addition, there are some graduate programs where a college or university will combine the two degrees, allowing you to complete them without having to separately apply for each one.
Doctors go to medical school and have MD degrees.
If you start a doctoral program without a MA/MS you will have to complete the MA program before you start the PhD program. The college will grant you the MA in the middle of y…our PhD program and then you go on to finish the PhD . If I can offer a suggestion, do the MA/MS and wait a year or two for the PhD because a PhD program is very stressful and requires all of your attention. Having done both I found the MA easy compared to the PhD
The doctorate is higher.
Short answer, no. You can go towards earing your doctoral degree after receiving your bachelors however, be prepared. You will need to take loads more credit hours than someon…e who has their masters. Do some research about the programs at the university you intend on attending. Additional info on this In the middle of your PhD they will grant you a MA, so essentially you are working towards a MA. May I suggest you do one and then do the other. Having done both degrees I found the PhD stressful and it takes concentration/dedication to finish. I did the MA in less than 2 years and the PhD in 3.5 years. If you are working and have a family be aware that doing grad work also takes a toll on the family as well. Just know this going in because many people do not take these factors into consideration before they start grad work and either never finish or have family problems. I guess that is why only 1% of the United States have PhD's.
No! you are considered to have a graduate degree. Only people who posses a Doctorates, or a PhD will posses the right to be labeled as Dr.
To be a medical physician, you need one of the following degrees: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree, Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree, or a Bachelor of Medicine…/Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS/MBChB).
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To become a pathologist, a medical degree from an accredited medical school such as a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree, a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree, or …a Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS/MBChB) degree must be earned. After earning one of these recognized medical degrees, a residency in pathology must be completed and board certification examinations successfully passed. No master's degree is required.
or honors, usually first class.
A dentist requires a doctorate.
Not usually. A Bachelor's degree is usually sufficient. Most successful vocalists study with a vocal coach, and go to a university with an excellent undergraduate program in m…usic. The best universities also provide opportunities for the aspiring vocalist to perform as part of his or her studies. Of course, it depends on what kind of a vocalist you want to be, but in general, a degree in music and lots of experience performing should be enough.
A doctorate is a Ph.D
A pediatrician needs a medical degree such as a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree, a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree, or a Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Sur…gery (MBBS/MBChB) degree. There is no requirement to earn a Master's degree to become a pediatrician.