Marine Conservation and Resource Management
The MS in Marine Conservation and Resource Management is designed to provide a formal course of training and professional development in the marine sciences that will enable students to contribute to the sustainable management of marine resources.
The program does not require thesis research, but instead offers professional development through group projects and professional internships with government agencies, NGOs, and environmental consulting firms. The curriculum and other requirements can accommodate students currently in the workforce.
Chat live with students from USA / South
Do you want to know what it's like to study at University of South Alabama? Visit the link below to student ambassadors and get answers to all of your burning questions about academic and student life.
Minimum Requirements For Admission
In addition to the general admissions requirements of the Graduate School, minimal requirements for admission in full standing to the MS Program in Marine Conservation and Resource Management are:
- A baccalaureate degree in a discipline related to marine sciences (e.g., biology, chemistry, geology, physics, and engineering) or conservation biology (economics, sociology) from an accredited four year college or university.
- An undergraduate minimum grade-point average of 3.0 overall (4.0 point system).
- A minimum score of 300 combined on the verbal and quantitative subtests of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE).
For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.
Does this course require proof of English proficiency?
The TOEFL® test is accepted by 10,000+ universities and higher education institutes in over 150 countries. Book your test today!Learn more
- Research Integrity Seminar
- Marine Conservation
- Essentials of Oceanography
- Marine Resource Management
- Marine Sciences Seminar
- Graduate Level Elective
- Directed Studies Part I
- Stats in Research I
- Directed Studies Part II (Project completion)
- Marine Restoration Ecology
- Stats elective
MAS courses that may be used as electives
- Quantitative Methods in Fisheries in Ecology
- Fisheries Oceanography
- Advanced Marine Ecology
- Field Marine Sciences
- Oceanographic Experiences
- Physical Oceanography
- Chemical Oceanography
- Geological Oceanography
- Biological Oceanography
- Environmental Chemistry
- Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering
- Molecular and Cellular Toxicology
- Environmental Sociology
- Environmental Statistics
- Design of Experiments
Scholarships & funding
Several scholarship options are available. Please visit the university website for more information.
- In-State: 442.00 per credit hour
- Out-of-State: 884.00 per credit hour
About this institute
University of South Alabama
The University of South Alabama is a comprehensive, global research and teaching university that provides our students with an exceptional education in business, the liberal arts, education, engineering, computing, the sciences and health care. Located in Mobile, Alabama on the...
Want to know more about Marine Conservation and Resource Management? Fill out the following form and we'll pass your details on to a representative from the school, who will respond to your enquiry.
Be the first to write a review!
You may also like...
San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Spain