M.Sc. On Campus

Marine Biology

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

12 months
7918 USD/year
7918 USD/year
2706 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Marine Biology is an exciting area of graduate study at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. 


The Marine Biology Program from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is designed for students with an interest in one or several sub-disciplines of marine biology who wish to pursue careers in higher education, government, or private industry.

Key Features 

  • The Marine Biology degree is unique because it is an interdisciplinary degree program (IDP) combining the strengths of three universities within the Texas A&M University System; 
  • Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, Texas A&M University-Galveston, and Texas A&M University. Students can choose courses from any campus and form committees with any of the participating IDP faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Communicating Science Seminar 
  • Marine Organisms and Processes 
  • Evolution and Genomics of Marine Organisms 
  • Statistical Methods in Research
  • Marine Organisms and Processes
  • Dissertation Submission

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 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 TOEFL/IELTS scores for applicants from countries where English is not the native language (Within two years of the date of application)
  • Resume.
  • Essay of no more than 1000 words describing 1) educational and career goals and interests as they relate to the faculty in the Marine Biology Program, and 2) a list of names of program faculty members contacted.
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3959 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    7918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3959 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2706 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1353 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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