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University of San Diego

Environmental and Ocean Sciences Program

San Diego, CA

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University of San Diego

Overview

University of San Diego / Environmental and Ocean Sciences Program is located in San Diego, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6

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 General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
8
Accepted
5
Enrolled
33%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st April 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; 1 semester each of biology with lab, physics with lab, and calculus; 1 year of chemistry with lab

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 83
TWE: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
60%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
40%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 5%
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 10%
Unknown 10%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (75%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time - 5
Part-time - 2
Male (4)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Marine biology and ecology, environmental geology and geochemistry, climatology and geomorphology, physiological ecology, fisheries and aquaculture
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA  92110-2492
United States
Contact Dr. Ronald S. Kaufmann
Director
Email: soroya@sandiego.edu
Phone: 619-260-4795
Fax: 619-260-6874