Honolulu, HI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
75%
25%
student ratio
55
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
19%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Oceanography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and field experience
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and field experience
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

19% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 51
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 19
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st August 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 560 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian9%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student35%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty68
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPhysical oceanography, marine chemistry, biological oceanography, atmospheric chemistry, marine geology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Oceanography

School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology
University of Hawaii at Manoa

2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
United States

Brian Taylor

Dean

Phone: 808-956-6182
Email: taylorb@hawaii.edu

Kelvin Richards

Graduate Chair

Phone: 808-956-2913
Fax: 808-956-5035
Email: rkelvin@hawaii.edu


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