master of science

often capitalized M&S

Definition of master of science

  1. 1 :  the recipient of a master's degree that usually signifies that the recipient has passed an integrated course of study in one or more of the sciences and sometimes has completed a thesis involving research and that typically requires two years of work beyond a bachelor's degree

  2. 2 :  the degree making one a master of science —abbreviation MS, MSc

1898

First Known Use of master of science

1898


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