Department of Ocean Engineering College of Engineering University of Rhode Island

Department of Ocean Engineering College of Engineering University of Rhode Island

Narragansett, RI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
21%
79%
student ratio
33
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Ocean Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 18
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th July 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees2 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's Degrees2 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

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 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Full-time Percentage70%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian85%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown15%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage91%
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Female Percentage18%
    • Male Percentage82%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTele-presence technology for high bandwidth ship-to-shore link, wave-induced sediment transport, tsunami impact, geohazards, acoustical oceanography, underwater vehicle mechanical and control system design, deep sea drilling
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$696,953

Location & Contact

Department of Ocean Engineering

College of Engineering
University of Rhode Island

215 South Ferry Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
United States

Dr. Christopher Baxter

Chairman

Phone: 401-874-6575
Fax: 401-874-6837
Email: baxter@oce.uri.edu

Graduate Admission

Phone: 401-874-2872
Email: gradadm@etal.uri.edu


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