Current Graduate - Basics
UW School of Oceanography graduate students must select the option in which they pursue their degrees. There are four options, Biological Oceanography, Chemical Oceanography, Marine Geology & Geophysics, and Physical Oceanography. For each option, the student must complete prescribed courses, attend the weekly seminar, and complete advanced course work. The program offers Master's degrees and the Ph.D. in Oceanography.
Graduate option degree requirements are outlined in detail to left under related content.
For details of all requirements, see the Graduate Student Guide.
Visit the UW Graduate School RESOURCES for GRADUATE STUDENTS page.
Find out how to obtain the mentoring you need from the GRADUATE STUDENT MENTOR GUIDE.
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