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The most popular doctorate is the Doctor of Philosophy or Ph.D. Ph.D.s and other study doctorates prepare graduate student to launch new plans that add to the common knowledge base of the field. Candidates for and holders of Ph.D.s often seek professions as professors and researchers, but many also go on to different roles in the charitable, public, and private sectors.

A Master of Arts or Master of Science degree is a graduate-level course of study that typically requires more rigorous and focused work than an undergraduate degree. Students may pursue this education to deepen their understanding of topics learned in undergraduate school or to train for a specific career field.

South America It is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and on the north and east by the Atlantic Ocean; North America and the Caribbean Sea lie to the northwest. It includes twelve sovereign states Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador,Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela – and two non-sovereign areas – French Guiana, an overseas territory of France, and the Falkland Islands, a British Overseas Territory. In addition to this, Trinidad and Tobago and theABC islands of the Netherlands may also be considered part of South America.

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Universidad de San Martín de Porres

The constant change in the models and paradigms of the knowledge of the management sciences and the different branches of the economy leads the professional teacher, cons ... [+]

The constant change in the models and paradigms of the knowledge of the management sciences and the different branches of the economy leads the professional teacher, consultant and researcher to the reflection and constant rethinking of the theoretical framework of the basic disciplines of their area of knowledge and its contributions to the solution of socio-economic problems, management of the company and society. This requires an updated vision that fits the Peruvian and Latin American reality, that covers the area of ​​knowledge with an intention of transversality and an own amplitude of the direction of companies that is varied, multidisciplinary and that has specific research groups .... [-]

Peru Santa Anita
March 2020
Spanish
Full-time
Campus
ESPM

The Stricto Sensu Post-Graduation Program in Communication and Consumer Practices of ESPM (PPGCOM ESPM) began in 2006 with the academic Master's course and had the Doctor ... [+]

Program Information

The Stricto Sensu Post-Graduation Program in Communication and Consumer Practices of ESPM (PPGCOM ESPM) began in 2006 with the academic Master's course and had the Doctorate course approved in 2012. Its objective is to train high level teachers and researchers, with national and international competence, able to execute and lead research, orientation and teaching activities in the area of ​​communication and consumption. Its faculty and student have intellectual production evaluated to a maximum degree by CAPES.

Differential and Approach

The differential of the program is the researched theme: it is the first and only Brazilian PPGCOM entirely dedicated to the study of the interface between communication and consumption and the relations articulated to it. The critical analysis of mass society and consumption, media cultures and capital narratives, includes the study of classical theories and the discussion of contemporary approaches. PPGCOM's priority is the promotion of an intellectual environment committed to the national and international scientific agenda and to the development of Brazilian society.... [-]

Brazil São Paulo
March 2020
Portuguese (Brazil)
Part-time
Campus
ISPED

The ISPED maintained by AELA - Educational Latin American Association and the National University of Córdoba offer Law professionals a totally unique and different course ... [+]

The ISPED maintained by AELA - Educational Latin American Association and the National University of Córdoba offer Law professionals a totally unique and different course for those seeking training in a doctorate. This is the Stricto Sensu Program Doctorate in Law and Social Sciences, dynamic, full and recognized worldwide.

The institutions have the PhD student the opportunity to study in exclusive classes to Brazilian, flexibly those who have little time to expand knowledge.

The Bachelor of Law will have regular classes in Argentina, lasting two weeks each module, for a total of four. This facilitates their achievement and provides a differentiated performance.

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Brazil São Paulo
March 2020
Spanish
Full-time
Campus
IEDE Business School Chile

This program seeks to contribute to the development and deepening of knowledge and skills of Chilean students who receive recognition of a degree, valid European Higher E ... [+]

OVERVIEW

Thanks to the Additional Protocol to the Cooperation Agreement signed between IEDE Business School (Headquarters Santiago de Chile) and the University of Lleida (Spain), as of February 2, 2010, in Chile may attend the Doctoral Program of the University, studies culminating in the defense of the doctoral thesis at the headquarters of the Spanish University. This program seeks to contribute to the development and deepening of knowledge and skills of Chilean students who receive recognition of a degree, valid European Higher Education Area attached automatically in 47 countries.

The University of Lleida I have over 700 years, was originally created by Bull of His Holiness Pope Boniface VIII, issued in Rome on April 1 of the year 1297 and subsequently by Real Privilege SM El Rey Don Jaime II, granted in Zaragoza on 1 September 1300. The university with about 10,000 students, is public and is located in the city of Lleida, with over 135,000 inhabitants, is the capital of the province and in the Autonomous Community of Catalonia, and its area of ​​influence than 200,000 inhabitants, located some 160 kms. of the city of Barcelona and about 450 kms. de Madrid. The legal rules applicable to this program is Royal Decree 1393/2007 of 29 October 2007 (Official Gazette No. 260, dated October 30, 2007), which provides management of official university and repealing RO RO 55/2005 and 56/2005 (subject to the transitional period until 2015) and Royal Decree 99/2011, of 28 January, by which the official teachings of Doctorate... [-]

Chile Providencia
February 2020
Spanish
Full-time
Campus
ESPM

PMDGI visa preparar docentes, pesquisadores e profissionais para a reflexão científica sobre temas atuais da Administração no contexto internacional, estimulando o domíni ... [+]

Apresentação do programa

O Programa de Mestrado e Doutorado em Gestão Internacional (PMDGI) da ESPM visa preparar docentes, pesquisadores e profissionais para a reflexão científica sobre temas atuais da Administração no contexto internacional, estimulando o domínio dessa ciência e de suas ferramentas analíticas, bem como preparar os alunos para o doutorado, ou seja, para o próximo passo daqueles que pretendem continuar a carreira em pesquisa, docência e publicação.

A proposta do PMDGI é oferecer à sociedade brasileira uma resposta à lacuna na formação de professores e pesquisadores na área de Gestão Internacional. Busca-se uma proposta de formação didática e produção científica com nível de excelência, e tornar-se um ponto de referência para disseminação do conhecimento e de pesquisas relacionadas aos aspectos de marketing, estratégia e inovação em contexto internacional.... [-]

Brazil São Paulo
March 2020
Portuguese (Brazil)
Part-time
Online
Anderson University South Carolina

The D.Min. in Biblical Preaching is designed to help pastors and church leaders enhance their preaching and leadership skills. ... [+]

Doctor of Ministry Program

The Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) in Biblical Preaching is a program designed to help pastors and church leaders take their preaching and leadership to the next level. Students will participate in a series of seminars and a directed ministry project to enhance their understanding of biblical preaching and to further develop their preaching gifts.The Doctor of Ministry is a professional doctoral degree focused primarily on the practice of ministry. The educational experiences in the D.Min. program at Anderson University will be delivered through a hybrid approach, involving independent and online study, three week-long seminars (two on campus, one in a selected city), three event-based seminars, and development and implementation of a significant ministry project and subsequent dissertation. The student will be expected to plan, carry out and evaluate the project at a level appropriate for a doctoral degree candidate.... [-]

USA Anderson Colombia Ibagué Greenville  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
Camara Minera Del Peru

The objective of the Doctorate is to train researchers with solid knowledge in the different fields of Safety, Health and Environment, which will allow the graduate to ap ... [+]

Academic profile of the graduate in Safety, Health and EnvironmentGenerate new knowledgeInnovate in technology and products.Develop ethics and scientific rigor.Train researchers.Improve teaching methods.Study real problems.Develop technologies and new processes.Description of the Doctorate in Safety, Health and Environment

The objective of the Doctorate is to train researchers with solid knowledge in the different fields of Safety, Health and Environment, which will allow the graduate to apply their scientific knowledge in order to achieve a practical and useful result to society, in order to be incorporated or strengthen its research and development work in the various productive and academic sectors of Safety, Health and Environment... [-]

Peru La Molina
March 2020
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Online
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Theology is at the top of the entire academic curriculum of the faculty, which is why the faculty itself and the Department of Theology put the best of t ... [+]

The Doctorate in Theology is at the top of the entire academic curriculum of the faculty, which is why the faculty itself and the Department of Theology put the best of themselves at the disposal of this program. The doctorate is structured on criteria of high research and on the axes of a doctorate qualification and a research project.

General informationSeminar - Seminar Schedule: Different schedules according to subjects.Face-to-face modalityGranting title: Doctor of TheologyEstimated duration: Six (6) semestersYear of Start: 1988SNIES: 1038Qualified registry resolution: 122 of January 3, 2014, valid until January 3, 2021.Registration fee: $ 8,945,000 / semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Full-time
Part-time
6 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate program aims to train researchers in philosophy that from a solid knowledge of the tradition and the current philosophical are capable of performing compete ... [+]

The Doctorate program aims to train researchers in philosophy that from a solid knowledge of the tradition and the current philosophical are capable of performing competently in some of the following tasks: interpret and rigorously analyze the historical philosophical thinking in some of its themes , authors and eras; contribute to the development of contemporary philosophical debates; to be participants in the discussions about those problems proper to our social and historical reality; directing philosophical research projects; be part of interdisciplinary research teams; train new researchers in philosophy or related areas.

General informationConference: The Doctorate requires a full-time dedication.Face-to-face modality.Granting title: Doctor of Philosophy.Estimated duration: The program has a minimum duration of six (6) semesters.Year of initiation: 1988SNIES: 1037Qualified registry resolution: 133 of January 3, 2014, valid until January 3, 2021.Registration fee: $ 12,896,000 / Semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The PhD program in Economics seeks to train professionals with the most advanced theoretical, analytical and methodological capacities to lead research projects. Their in ... [+]

The PhD program in Economics seeks to train professionals with the most advanced theoretical, analytical and methodological capacities to lead research projects. Their innovative research will extend the current frontiers of knowledge and will help in the formulation of ethical and responsible economic and social policies.

General informationGranting title: Doctor in EconomicsModality: Full timeSNIES: 107650Estimated duration: 4 yearsQualified registry resolution: Resolution 262 of January 16, 2019, valid until January 16, 2026Registration fee: $ 15,750,000 / Semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá DC

* The registration value corresponds to the cost per period fixed for the year 2019.... [-]

Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Communication, Languages and Information offered by the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana is an advanced research platform, of inter and transdisciplinary ... [+]

The Doctorate in Communication, Languages and Information offered by the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana is an advanced research platform, of inter and transdisciplinary nature, at the confluence of communication, languages and information.

Three areas of work feed the program: Communication, Languages and Interculturality; Information, Technology and Society and Sociohistorical Studies of Media, Communication and Languages.

It addresses problems of great complexity and social relevance, underlying a society highly mediated by technology and the deep imbrication of communication, languages and information with cultural diversity, from a critical and historical perspective. It offers a solid and diverse training in contemporary research methodologies in the social sciences. It contemplates the modality of doctoral thesis in investigation-creation.... [-]

Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The purpose of the PhD in Psychology is to train researchers on the psychological, with a pluriparadigmatic approach, both within the discipline -in its conceptualization ... [+]

The purpose of the PhD in Psychology is to train researchers on the psychological, with a pluriparadigmatic approach, both within the discipline -in its conceptualization and methodological approach- and in the commitment to an interdisciplinary work. The program is framed in the interest of the University to privilege the social construction of meaning, socially relevant research in its environment and commitment to the construction and strengthening of an inclusive society, respectful and defender of human dignity. The program is structured around five lines of work that reflect the academic and research trajectory of the Faculty: Well-being and integral health; Social and armed conflicts: psychosocial approaches towards the construction of a culture of peace; Construction of knowledge in educational contexts; Families, crianzas and contexts and Psychology, work and subjectivity.... [-]

Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Part-time
8 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , seeks to contribute to the appropriation, application, generation and transfer of rel ... [+]

The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , seeks to contribute to:

The appropriation, application, generation and transfer of relevant knowledge for the understanding and explanation of complex social and human problems in a globalized context, through an integrating strategy of knowledge.The consolidation of interdisciplinary research groups in the Social and Human Sciences, capable of broadening perspectives and of opening up to dialogue and construction of knowledge with other disciplines and knowledge, for the analysis of complex social problems in the national and international context.The training of high-level researchers and researchers capable of contributing to the development of the social and human sciences, and the strengthening of civil society.General informationTitle granted: Doctor in Social and Human Sciences.Face-to-face modality. Different schedules according to subjects. The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences demands a full-time dedication. The student must have the time necessary to respond academically to the commitments corresponding to the common course and seminars; These commitments include, among other aspects: preparation of readings, essays, seminar protocols, preparation of the Colloquium, Defense of the Thesis Project and Comprehensive Review. Students also participate in the events scheduled in each semester by the programSNIES: 54104Estimated duration: Three years.Qualified registry resolution: 10512 of July 14, 2015, valid until July 14, 2022.Registration fee: $ 15,122,000 / Year *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá DC... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The doctorate is the academic postgraduate program that grants the title of the highest educational degree, which accredits the training and competence for the academic a ... [+]

The doctorate is the academic postgraduate program that grants the title of the highest educational degree, which accredits the training and competence for the academic and research exercise of high quality. Its objective is the training of independent researchers in the area of Biological and Biomedical Sciences. The thesis will be an original and significant contribution in your area.

General informationSeminar: The schedule of the subjects is variable, but most are from Monday to Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 pmFace-to-face modalityDegree awarded: Doctor of Biological Sciences.Estimated duration: 8 semesters.Periodicity of admission: SemesterYear of initiation: 1996SNIES: 5331Qualified registry resolution: Resolution 8065 of May 17, 2018, valid until September 30, 2025.Accreditation: Resolution 18206 of September 13, 2017. Renewal of qualified registration for 10 years, counted as of September 30, 2015.Registration fee: 11,230,000 / semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Part-time
8 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The PhD program in Engineering through the promotion of research and the training of researchers focuses its mission on the integral education of its students that, in ad ... [+]

The PhD program in Engineering through the promotion of research and the training of researchers focuses its mission on the integral education of its students that, in addition to having academic excellence, enhance interdisciplinary work and contribute to solving major national and global problems. The nucleus of professional, disciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge of this academic program is that of engineering and particularly, that which is found in the field of systems and processes associated with the lines and areas of knowledge related to the research groups of the Faculty of Engineering of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana .

General informationAwarding title: Doctor of EngineeringFace-to-face modalitySNIES: 53804Estimated duration: 4 yearsQualified registry resolution: 5868 of May 4, 2015, valid until May 4, 2022.Registration fee: $ 15,039,000 / Semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá DCHigh Quality accreditation resolution: 09417 of June 8, 2018, granted for six yearsDay: Day, full time.... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Full-time
4 years
Campus