Marine Science Research Institute Jacksonville University

Marine Science Research Institute Jacksonville University

Jacksonville, FL
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
95%
5%
student ratio
19
total students
Tuition Cost $16,950
$16,950
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Marine Sciences Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis in preparation research, thesis defense, and 1 semester of practical experience as teaching assistant in undergraduate marine science or biology lab (for MS); 30 credit hours with minimum 6 of lab courses and comprehensive exam (for MA)
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 17
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, and resume, transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL recommended, 540 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$16,950
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Female Percentage95%
    • Male Percentage5%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Full-time Percentage37%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian79%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races16%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty4
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGulf Coast oil spill, kingfish and manatee research, nearshore reefing monitoring, biogeography of marine algae, shark tagging
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Marine Science Research Institute

Jacksonville University

2800 University Boulevard North
Jacksonville, FL 32211
United States

Dr. A. White

Executive Director

Phone: 904-256-7100
Email: qwhite@ju.edu

Ms. Heather Anderson

Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 904-256-7004
Email: handers6@ju.edu


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