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Two Master’s degrees?

Watching a rerun of the 2012 Poker Championships, my man saw this. We had a ‘robust discussion’ about where the apostrophe should appear.
Any suggestions?

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AA: That is correct.  Singular: master’s degree.  Plural: master’s degrees.

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(Thanks, Hayley!)

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Mike says:

Agreed! This one is possessive as well. It’s the degree of the Master, or the Master’s degree.

Laura says:

According to the Associated Press style, the apostrophe is correct.

Hayley says:

Thanks for the link, but it returns, “Not Found. Sorry, but you are looking for something that isn’t here.”

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