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  Jun 13, 2024
 
2009-2010 Graduate Studies Bulletin (Archived Copy) 
  
2009-2010 Graduate Studies Bulletin (Archived Copy) [Archived Catalog]

Marine Science, M.S.


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Degree Requirements College of Arts and Sciences 
Marine Science Department   

Degree Requirements

General requirements for degrees in marine science are the same as those established by The Graduate School. The program of study and other specific degree requirements are planned in consultation with the student, the graduate student’s advisory committee, the graduate studies committee, and the program director.

The following courses are required for students in the Marine Science Program unless they are specifically exempted:


A number of courses exist in various departments and colleges that enable students to specialize in a particular area of emphasis in marine science.


Marine biology/Biological oceanography
Marine chemistry/Chemical oceanography
Marine geology/Geological oceanography
Physical oceanography/Atmospheric dynamics

The following are examples of courses acceptable for major credit.


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