East Carolina University

College of Engineering and Technology

Coastal Resources Management


Graduate Admissions

Ragsdale 131, Mail Stop 570

Greenville, NC 27858

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Coastal Resources Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This multidisciplinary program combines knowledge of public policy issues with scientific expertise and training in coastal resources management. Students receive intense instruction and complete a dissertation in one of four concentrations: -estuarine/coastal ecology, geosciences, coastal social science, or maritime studies. In addition students receive a general knowledge of two of the other three concentrations. Graduates will possess a combination of scientific training and management skills that will allow them to fill a unique niche as intermediaries between the research and policy-making communities. Based on current and projected environmental policy concerns, graduates will enter a job market that should be healthy for many years.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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