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Marine Policy, MMP

Marine Policy, MMP

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About

Students and faculty in the program analyze public issues regarding the law of the sea, ports and shipping, marine minerals, ocean and coastal zone management, fisheries, naval affairs, marine biotechnology, and the global environment, frequently making recommendations for policy at the regional, national, and international level.

The Master of Marine Policy prepares students for careers in research, management, and administration in marine-oriented government agencies, private associations, and business firms. For a few highly qualified students who already hold an advanced degree in marine policy or a related subject and who generally have some experience in policy research or management, the PhD in Marine (Policy) Studies is available.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • International and National Ocean Policies
  • Decision Analytics
  • Decision Tools for Policy Analysis
  • Economics
  • Economics of Natural Resources
  • Environmental Economics 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

• A completed graduate school application form plus application fee• Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general (aptitude) test scores• Transcripts of all college work• Three (3) letters of recommendation from persons qualified to judge the student's potential for graduate work• A supplemental page or personal interest statement indicating your specific interests in order to help us assign an appropriate adviser

Tuition Fee

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    1827 USD/credit
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    1827 USD/credit
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  • In-State Applies to you

    1827 USD/credit
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Living costs for Newark

  • 990 - 1700 USD/month
    Living Costs

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