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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Department of Oceanography

Honolulu, HI

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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Oceanography is located in Honolulu, HI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Field experience
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Field experience

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

51
Applied
10
Accepted
6
Enrolled
20%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline September 1st August 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 560
TOEFL IBT score: 83
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

55
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.64%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 9.09%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 9.09%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

68
Total faculty
Full-time - 60
Part-time - 8
Male (58)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Physical oceanography, marine chemistry, biological oceanography, atmospheric chemistry, marine geology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact Brian Taylor
Dean
Email: taylorb@hawaii.edu
Phone: 808-956-6182