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The Master’s Degree in Coastal and Marine Management is an interdisciplinary program that includes fields of study required for student to be effective in their chosen careers as managers of coastal and marine management. The program is designed to allow its graduates to succeed in bringing together science, practice and decision-making to make a lasting impact on the various aspects of coastal and marine management.
MASTER’S DEGREE IN COASTAL AND MARINE MANAGEMENT DESCRIPTION
The Master’s Degree in Coastal and Marine Management includes classes in communication, leadership, physical sciences, and policy and decision-making to create a well-rounded experience that will effectively allow students to blend science and management in their chosen professions.
The Master’s Degree in Coastal and Marine Management brings together ecological science, sustainability, leadership, management and communication. Students should graduate with the ability to understand the ecology of coastal and marine systems and how to influence or create policy to integrate and apply various approaches to positively impact strategy and decision making for the future.
To receive a Master’s Degree in Coastal and Marine Management, students must complete 36 credit hours as described below. The length of the program is approximately 12 months or 48 weeks (this will vary if a student transfers in credits).
|EVR 5715 CONCEPTS OF SUSTAINABILITY||3.0 credit hours|
|GEB 5119 SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS STRATEGY AND DEVELOPMENT||3.0 credit hours|
|MAN 5243 LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNICATION||3.0 credit hours|
|GEB 5536 SUSTAINABILITY AND BUSINESS ISSUES||3.0 credit hours|
|EVR 5735 SUSTAINABLE CULTURE, COMMUNITY & DEVELOPMENT||3.0 credit hours|
|PAD 5386 POLICY, LAW AND ETHICS OF SUSTAINABILITY||3.0 credit hours|
|MAN 5147 LEADERSHIP SKILLS FOR MANAGERS||3.0 credit hours|
|EVR 5465 SUSTAINABLE COASTAL MANAGEMENT||3.0 credit hours|
|PAD 5385 POLICY AND MARINE MANAGEMENT||3.0 credit hours|
|EVR 6454 ESTUARINE ECOLOGY||3.0 credit hours|
|BSC 6525 PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF MARINE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT||3.0 credit hours|
|EVR 6466 GRADUATE COASTAL AND MARINE MANAGEMENT CAPSTONE COURSE||3.0 credit hours|
Everglades University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
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Multiple Campus Locations for In-Person Learning
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