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M.Sc. On Campus

Marine Science and Technology

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

24 months
Duration
22183 USD/year
22183 USD/year
12292 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Marine Science and Technology program of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth emphasizes societal need-driven research and learning in an interdisciplinary environment. The MS program focuses on observations, modeling, experimentation, and theory in the areas of ocean sciences, ocean technology, and marine policy.

Overview

Students in the Marine Science and Technology program of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth work independently as well as collaboratively with our renowned faculty and some of the most highly regarded oceanographic institutions and may pursue a range of leading-edge research projects in areas that include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Biochemical cycling
  • Coastal Ecosystem Dynamics and Restoration
  • Computational Modeling
  • Fisheries Science
  • Marine Renewable Energy
  • Ocean Physics

Highlights

  • Options for thesis or non-thesis program of study
  • Thesis option requires a minimum of 30 credit hours and the non-thesis option requires 33 credit hours
  • Full-time MS students normally complete their degree requirements in four semesters
  • Part-time MS students are encouraged to take at least two courses per semester

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ocean Hazards
  • Introduction to Geological Oceanography
  • Introduction to Fisheries Science
  • Pollutant Transport in the Environment
  • Natural Resource Economics for Policy Makers
  • Special Topic: in Fisheries Oceanography: Field Methods for Fisheries Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of an undergraduate or graduate degree with a GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Completion of an undergraduate major in one of the basic scientific disciplines or engineering, or strong multidisciplinary training
  • Completion of at least six semesters of coursework in the natural sciences, generally to include biology, chemistry, and/or physics
  • Preparation in mathematics at least through integral calculus is strongly encouraged

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22183 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22183 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    22183 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22183 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12292 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12292 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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