East Carolina University

College of Engineering and Technology

Coastal Resources Management

Address:

School of Allied Health Sciences

Science and Technology Building, Suite 300

Greenville, NC 27858

United States

Phone:

252-328-6131

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D. - 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.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999