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Coastal Marine and Wetland Studies

Coastal Carolina University

12 months
Duration
1102 USD/credit 33060 USD/year
1102 USD/credit 33060 USD/year
598 USD/credit 17940 USD/year
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About

The M.S. in Marine Science: Coastal Marine and Wetland Studies at Coastal Carolina University facilitate students to work with faculty on skill development, original research, projects or professional experience in a broad array of marine fields. 

Overview

Students completing the program have found employment with a variety of government organizations, universities, and the private sector. 

Key Features 

  • Recent graduates have found positions such as hydrographer for a NOAA consultant, coastal scientist for a private sector firm, an officer in the NOAA Commissioned Officer Corps, hydrologic technician with the USGS, and lecturer at a university.
  • Graduates of the Coastal Marine and Wetland Studies program from Coastal Carolina University are also well prepared to pursue additional advanced degrees at CCU or other universities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Essential Quantitative Skills for Coastal and Marine Sciences
  • Coastal Marine and Wetland Processes
  • Coastal Marine and Wetland Ecology
  • Coastal and Wetland Policy and Management
  • Effective Scientific Communications: Preparing for Life as a Scientist

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a bachelor’s degree for the M.S. program and either a master’s or bachelor’s degree for the Ph.D. program from a regionally accredited institution in a program appropriate to support graduate work in the SCMSS.
  • Completion of a Coastal Carolina University application form.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) documented by official transcripts for all collegiate coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1102 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1102 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 598 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Conway

992 - 1726 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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