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How many college credit hours does it take to get a master's degree?


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Answered 2007-09-24 14:46:05

30 Hours for a Masters in Education

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Typically, a Masters degree can run anywhere from 30 to 36 credit hours. However, some will run much more depending on the field of study. For example, my Masters degree is in Organizational Management, and it was 40 credit hours. Some Masters in Business Administration run 46 credit hours. A Masters for a school psychologist can run up to over 65 credit hours. Thus, all I can say is that it depends on the field of study.

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