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Jacksonville University

Marine Science Research Institute

Jacksonville, FL

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Overview

Jacksonville University / Marine Science Research Institute is located in Jacksonville, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Public Policy/Master of Science (MPP/MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
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)

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

10
Applied
8
Accepted
6
Enrolled
80%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Official transcripts of academic work, 2-page statement of research and professional goals, resume, three letters of recommendation, interview with program advisor

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 540
TOEFL IBT score: 76
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

27
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 96%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.7%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (11%)
Female (88%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time - 2
Part-time - 3

Research

Focus of faculty research: Tagging; satellites to predict weather, ocean drifters and more
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2800 University Boulevard North
Jacksonville, FL  32211
United States
Contact Dr. A. Quinton White Jr.
Executive Director
Email: qwhite@ju.edu
Phone: 904-256-7100

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