A degree, a minor & courses in oceanography
Gain a theoretical background and practical skills in oceanography, apply foundational knowledge through hands-on research experiences and create a piece of original scholarship.
Applications to challenges in marine resource management
Develop workforce ready skills and professional networks that are crucial for successful placement after graduation.
A global perspective on ocean literacy & stewardship
Be prepared to serve as a leader in the development of new ocean science knowledge and in responsible, evidence-based decision-making for managing ocean resources around the globe.
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This spring Dr. Alex Parker, associate professor of oceanography at Cal Maritime, will team up with researchers from San Francisco State University and the University of Maryland on a two-year study to investigate how the San Francisco Bay Delta ecosystem will respond to large decreases in nutrient pollution resulting from changes in municipal wastewater....
In late August Professor Jenny Murphy found herself doing a task students in her marine biology lab usually take on. She built and deployed six "settling plates," attached them to a rope, and suspended them from the floating dock next to The Cub....
Cal Maritime's Oceanography degree program launches this fall, but the study of Oceanography and Marine Science at Cal Maritime dates back more than two decades. And researchers from Cal Maritime are already taking part in important work....