The goal of the Ocean and Resources Engineering program at University of Hawaii at Manoa is to prepare students for the engineering profession and to conduct research in support of the education program.
The objectives of the program are to produce graduates who, during the first few years following graduation,
- Are effective and creative engineers applying knowledge of mathematics and science to the solution of practical engineering problems;
- Have general understanding of and ability to work in the ocean and resources engineering disciplines;
- Are proficient in one or more of the ocean and resources engineering disciplines;
- Are aware of professional, ethical, managerial, and other non-technical issues commonly encountered in engineering practice;
- Can communicate and work effectively with peers, clients, and the general public in promoting new ideas, products, or designs; and
- Can adapt to the changing needs and technology of the ocean and resources industry.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Buoyancy and Stability
- Ocean Engineering Laboratory
- Oceanography for Ocean Engineers
- Water Wave Mechanics
- Hydrodynamics of Fluid-Body Interaction
- Coastal and Harbor Engineering
- Near-shore Processes and Sediment Transport
- Capstone Design Project - Coastal
- Marine Renewable Energy
- Marine Mineral Resources Engineering
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesMarine Engineering View 58 other Masters in Marine Engineering in United States
- To be eligible, an applicant must hold or expect to hold prior to matriculation a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university, or an equivalent degree from a recognized non-U.S. institution of higher education. At minimum, the applicant needs to demonstrate above average academic performance (B average, usually a 3.0 on a 1.0-4.0 scale) for undergraduate course work and for any post-baccalaureate or graduate course work.
- Because the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of spaces available, admission is competitive. Meeting minimum admissions standards does not guarantee admission.
International33648 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16824 USD per semester during 12 months.
National33648 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16824 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State15600 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7800 USD per semester during 12 months.
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