11 Hills Beach Road
Biddeford, ME 04005
Master of Science in Marine Science
The Master of Science, Marine Sciences program offers post-baccalaureate training to students interested in continuing their education in the marine sciences. The classroom curriculum provides a strong background in all aspects of the marine sciences. The program also focuses on thesis research experience: students will conduct research and prepare a thesis on any of a variety of topics selected in consultation with our faculty.
The mission of the Department of Biological Sciences at University of New England is to enable students to understand the real-world relevance of the biological sciences, foster scientific literacy and critical thinking skills, and lay the foundation for lifelong learning and meaningful, productive contributions to society.
The mission of the Master of Science: Marine Sciences program is to prepare outstanding graduate students for careers or further training in science, technology, and education by providing an advanced knowledge base and skill in marine science research methods.
Provide a knowledge base in the biological sciences that is deeper than the typical undergraduate experience.
Foster participation in the production of biological knowledge through excellence in research.
Instill outstanding research skills and a working knowledge of the scientific method by participation in high-quality research.
Develop outstanding scientific communication skills through written and oral presentations.
Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 36
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $945
In State Tuition (per year): $33,350 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): $33,350 USD
Classification: Master's College or University II
Loans Offered: Federal and Private educational loans are available.
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999