Prepare for Employment

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Improve your marketability and meet emerging industry and societal needs with an advanced degree in the field of your choice. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. workers with a Master's degree earn on average nearly 20% more than those with a bachelor's degree. 

Here is how to advance your career

During times of economic uncertainty, pursuit of a graduate degree is an excellent way to position yourself for success. The key is to choose a graduate program that purposefully combines theoretical knowledge with real-world skills and experiences.

For each of the programs below, learn more about career optionssalary statistics and ten critical skills that employers are seeking in job prospects. Most importantly, see examples of how UB helps you gain the skills you need to land the job you want. 

The programs above represent only a small sample of our in-demand graduate degrees. 

The College of Arts and Sciences offers more than 50 masters programs in 29 departments. In addition, we have interdisciplinary, dual and combined degrees and advanced certificate programs. In other words, you have a lot to choose from at UB!