University of Georgia

Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Marine Sciences

Address:

UGA Graduate School, 320 East Clayton Street, Suite 400

Athens, GA 30602

United States

Phone:

1-706-542-4720

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S.-Marine Sciences, Ph.D.-Marine Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Marine Sciences offers advanced training leading to the Ph.D. and M.S. degrees. Students develop an individualized program of study in one of three areas of marine sciences: biological oceanography, chemical oceanography, or physical oceanography. Coastal marine systems and processes is a specialization of the department, although the pursuit of study in other areas is encouraged.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999