M.Sc. On Campus

Fisheries and Mariculture

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

12 months
7618 USD/year
7618 USD/year
2406 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Fisheries and Mariculture Program at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi offers an M.S. degree with a choice of emphasis in either fisheries or marine aquaculture.


Our students in the Fisheries and Mariculture program from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi enjoy a low student-faculty ratio and opportunities to study the biology of ecologically and commercially important Gulf of Mexico species as well as economically important cultured marine species. 

Key Features 

  • Nearly all students receive financial support from assistantships, fellowships, or scholarships awarded by the university and by private and public agencies. 
  • Faculty members supervise student research on topics ranging from fisheries ecology to habitat restoration and aquatic animal nutrition. In addition to university facilities, students can also conduct research at partner institutions including the Texas AgriLife Mariculture laboratories and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Marine Development Center fish hatchery.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mariculture Techniques
  • Mariculture 
  • Statistical Methods in Research 
  • Fisheries Ecology and Management 
  • Fisheries Techniques 
  • Statistical Methods in Research 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate course work taken at any accredited college or University attended (Foreign College credits/transcripts require an official foreign evaluation. Please click here).  TAMU-CC transcript is not required.
  • Official GRE scores (Within five years of the date of application)
  • Essay (Approximately 300-400 words in length which includes educational and career goals)
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3809 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    7618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3809 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1203 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Corpus Christi

894 - 1658 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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