University of Cumbria - Master's Degree

Degree programmes include forestry, conservation, outdoor studies, outdoor leadership and applied sciences, which are taught from the Penrith campus based at Newton Rigg.

  • Average Tuition GBP 12,000

School Description

The University of Cumbria was formed by the merger of St Martin's College, Lancaster, the Cumbria Institute of the Arts (CIA) (formerly Cumbria College of Art & Design (CCAD)), and the Cumbrian campuses of the University of Central Lancashire on the first of August, 2007.

Master Programs

  • Wyresdale Rd, Lancaster LA1 3DY, United Kingdom

    Occupational Therapy

    GBP 12,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to assist patients limited by physical, cognitive, psychosocial, mental, developmental, and learning disabilities, as well as adverse environmental conditions, to maximize their independence and maintain optimum health through a planned mix of acquired skills, performance motivation, environmental adaptations, assistive technologies, and physical agents. Includes instruction in the basic medical sciences, psychology, sociology, patient assessment and evaluation, standardized and non-standardized tests and measurements, assistive and rehabilitative technologies, ergonomics, environmental health, special education, vocational counseling, health education and promotion, and professional standards and ethics.

  • Wyresdale Rd, Lancaster LA1 3DY, United Kingdom

    Psychology

    GBP 12,000 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the scientific study of the behavior of individuals, independently or collectively, and the physical and environmental bases of mental, emotional, and neurological activity.

  • Wyresdale Rd, Lancaster LA1 3DY, United Kingdom

    Public Health

    GBP 12,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares registered nurses to promote health and provide preventive and curative nursing services for groups or communities under the supervision of a public health agency. Includes instruction in community and rural health, family therapy and intervention, disease prevention, health education, and community health assessment.

  • Wyresdale Rd, Lancaster LA1 3DY, United Kingdom

    Social Sciences

    GBP 12,000 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of social systems, social institutions, and social behavior.

  • Wyresdale Rd, Lancaster LA1 3DY, United Kingdom

    Social Work

    GBP 12,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the professional practice of social welfare administration and counseling, and that focus on the study of organized means of providing basic support services for vulnerable individuals and groups. Includes instruction in social welfare policy; case work planning; social counseling and intervention strategies; administrative procedures and regulations; and specific applications in areas such as child welfare and family services, probation, employment services, and disability counseling.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.00

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    Established in 2007

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    A University of Cumbria qualification is your passport to an exciting future. It is awarded by a strong and ambitious university, with an enviable reputation for producing people with the skills, ability and experience to fit straight into the workplace and enhance our wider society.

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          • Testimony
            2011-2013, Master of Business Administration (MBA)

            Excellent place to study.YThoroughly enjoyed the learning while I was enrolled at Cumbria for my MBA. The residency at Ambleside was a true highlight of the program. I also enjoyed the process and the depth of learning involved while writing my thesis.

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            , Master of Business Administration (MBA)

            A wonderful learning experienceYThe University of Cumbria is a great school. I got wonderful learning experience during my MBA study at the University

          • Testimony
            2010-2013, MBA, B.Sc.Eng (Hons),

            A place to be and add value to your lifeYIt was unique time well spent while studying in the school. The learning environment , the visit to the lake and the interaction with other colleagues was wonderful .