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Ocean Engineering—Associate of Arts Degree

AA Ocean Engineering Transfer Track

Ocean Engineers are involved in the design, construction, and maintenance of ships, boats, and related marine equipment. They design and supervise the construction of everything from aircraft carriers to submarines and from sailboats to tankers. Marine engineers work on the propulsion, steering, and other systems of ships and apply their knowledge from a range of fields to the entire process by which water vehicles are designed and produced. 

Number of Credits


Length of Program

2 years


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*Job Prospects

Demand expected to increase up to 6 percent over next eight years

Average Annual Earnings for Bachelor’s Degree Graduates

$57,060 to $74,140

*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