Program in Oceanography College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Program in Oceanography College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
58
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
26%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Oceanography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Aquatic Environmental Science Master of Science (MS)
      Professional Science Master's (PSM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

26% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 50
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 26
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 15th September 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum upper-division GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum upper-division GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students58
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students58
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian91%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTrace metals in seawater, currents and waves, modeling, benthic ecology, marine biogeochemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Oceanography

College of Arts and Sciences
Florida State University

117 North Woodward Avenue PO Box 3064320
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4320
United States

Dr. Jeffrey Chanton

Area Coordinator

Phone: 850-644-6700
Fax: 850-644-2581
Email: jchanton@fsu.edu

Ms. Michaela Lupiani

Academic Coordinator

Phone: 850-644-6700
Fax: 850-644-2581
Email: admissions@ocean.fsu.edu


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