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Business Glossary Terms - M

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Find below a glossary of terms and definitions that begin with the letter M as it relates to business definitions.

Term Description
Master's degree An award that requires the successful completion of a program of study of at least the full-time equivalent of 1 but not more than 2 academic years of work beyond the bachelor's degree. 
MESA Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement - MESA provides educationally and economically disadvantaged students with the skills and resources to be successful in school and career in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines.
11/12 Month salary contract/teaching period The contracted teaching period of faculty employed for the entire year, usually for a period of 11 or 12 months.
9/10-Month salary contract/teaching period The contracted teaching period of faculty employed for 2 semesters, 3 quarters, 2 trimesters, 2 4-month sessions, or the equivalent.