Graduate School of Oceanography University of Rhode Island

Graduate School of Oceanography University of Rhode Island

Narragansett, RI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
49%
51%
student ratio
63
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Marine And Atmospheric Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physical Oceanography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biological Oceanography Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Marine Geology And Geophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Arts (PhD/MA)
      Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Marine Affairs (PhD/MMA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Oceanography (MBA/MO)
    • General Oceanography Master of Oceanography (MO)
    • Marine Fisheries Management Master of Oceanography (MO)
    • Coastal Ocean Management Master of Oceanography (MO)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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 Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • 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 January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th July 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, 2 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL 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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown or International Student14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty29
    • Full-time Percentage97%
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Female Percentage34%
    • Male Percentage66%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSubduction, life in extreme environments, the marine nitrogen cycle, hurricane prediction, Antarctic ocean circulation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Oceanography

University of Rhode Island

215 South Ferry Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
United States

Dr. Bruce Corliss

Dean

Phone: 401-874-6222
Fax: 401-874-6931
Email: bruce.corliss@gso.uri.edu

Graduate Admission

Phone: 401-874-8272
Email: gradadm@etal.uri.edu

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