A Master’s degree typically takes 2-3 years to complete. It is an advanced graduate degree in terms of content, depth, credit requirements and career options. A Master’s can help you to improve earning potential and professional advancement for students and working professionals. Details for a Master’s degree vary by master’s type, and provide training opportunities for mid- to senior-level and specialty positions. The Master of Science in Nursing prepares you for positions in nurse management, nurse and patient education and nursing specializations. The Master of Business Administration prepares you for mid-level to senior management positions in business, healthcare administration, and more.