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PSM Milestone Event


The National Professional Science Master's Association celebrates the milestone of 300 programs and 15 years during the Washington D.C event on November 12, 2013 with guest speakers from Congress and Universities, as well as student and employer perspectives.


Dr. Juliette Bell, President, University of Maryland Eastern Shore


Dr. Sheldon Schuster, President, Keck Graduate Institute


Dr. Nancy Zimpher, Chancellor, State University of NY


Dr. Michael Teitelbaum, Senior Advisor, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation


Richard Hanna, United States House of Representatives, New York, 23rd District


Dr. Ross Grossman

A Master's for Science Professionals Sweeps U.S. Schools


New York Times | December. 26, 2010

"Advocates of the degree say it will become a fixture at many more universities because it promises to satisfy the work force requirements of increasingly technological economies in the United States and abroad." Read more…

America Competes Act Endorses STEM Discipline Advanced Degrees


CGS Government Relations | December. 22, 2010

"The bill includes a section titled Twenty-First Century Graduate Education that authorizes NSF to award grants to implement or expand research-based reforms in master’s and doctoral level STEM education (including science master’s degrees) that emphasize preparation for diverse careers. " Read more…

Report Calls for Expansion of Professional Science Master's Degree Programs


National Academies of Sciences | July. 11, 2008

Professional Science Master's degree programs in the sciences should be expanded and could boost U.S. competitiveness, report says. Read more...