M.M.S., Marine Studies

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Complete the following admission requirement:

  • Submit GRE scores.

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 30 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Master’s Degree Requirements
Complete the master’s degree requirements.
Program Requirements
Complete a project or literature review.
Complete at least 12 credits from the following: 112-26
Concepts in Physical Oceanography
Marine Biology
Physiology of Marine Organisms
Physical Oceanography
Geological Oceanography
Fisheries Oceanography
Biological Oceanography
Chemical Oceanography
Complete 2 credits from the following seminars:2
Professional Development
Proposal Writing
Controversies in Marine Science
Complete 2 credits from the following: 22
Field Course in Subtidal Studies
Marine Biology and Ecology Field Course
Kelp Forest Ecology
Shipboard Techniques
Complete 6 credits of graduate project or literature review. 36
Complete 8 credits of approved electives. 48