University of Washington

University of Washington

Oceanography

Address:

UW, Extended MPH Degree, Box 357660

Box 359485

Seattle, WA 98195

United States

Phone:

1-206-543-9434

Fax:

1-206-543-3288

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D., M.S.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School provides instruction and research opportunities in all areas of Oceanography: Biological Oceanography, Chemical Oceanography, Marine Geology and Geophysics, and Physical Oceanography. The program emphasizes independent research in conjunction with basic and specialized courses, providing the knowledge and experience needed for careers involving independent scientific investigation. Located on the UW campus, students also have access to courses and the expertise of scholars in the departments of Atmospheric Sciences, Geophysics, Geology, Environmental Chemistry, Microbiology, and Zoology. Financial support is available for most students.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+