Scripps Institution of Oceanography Office of Graduate Studies University of California, San Diego

Scripps Institution of Oceanography Office of Graduate Studies University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, CA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
269
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 16
fall application deadline
22%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Oceanography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Marine Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Earth Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 25
    • Doctoral Degrees 27
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 425
    • Accepted 97
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 56
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 16th January 2nd Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students269
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students269
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown8%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBiodiversity and conservation; earth and planetary chemistry; alternative energy; global environmental monitoring; air-sea boundary, tectonic margins and the interactions between systems and environments
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Office of Graduate Studies
University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
United States

Lisa Tauxe

Chair

Phone: 858-534-6084
Email: ltauxe@ucsd.edu

Gilbert Bretado

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 858-534-1694
Email: gbretado@ucsd.edu


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