Master of Arts (M.A.) degrees are granted in the arts, humanities and social sciences, while Master of Science (M.S.) degree programs are granted in the natural sciences and professional fields. At USC, most of the M.A. degrees and many of the M.S. degrees are conferred by the Graduate School. Generally, master’s degrees for proficiency in professional fields are conferred by the professional school.
A list of current master’s degrees offered can be found here organized by School.