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Marine Science - Associate of Arts Degree


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AA Marine Science Transfer Track

Marine scientists use their knowledge of geosciences, in addition to biology and chemistry, to study the world’s oceans and coastal waters. They study the motion and circulation of ocean waters; the physical and chemical properties of the oceans; and how these properties affect coastal areas, climate, and weather.

Number of Credits

62

Length of Program

2 years

Prerequisites

Consult your Advisor

*Job Prospects

Demand expected to increase up to 18 percent over next eight years

Average Annual Earnings for Bachelor’s Degree Graduates

$41,700 to $54,470

*Job prospects and average earning statements are based on information provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Last Updated: 10/25/13