Masters Degree: Marine, Coastal, & Atmospheric Science & Policy, UM/RSMAS
The Master of Professional Science degree, offered at University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, is intended for students who want to generate innovative solutions to marine, coastal and
climate related issues. Our students are exposed to a unique, multidisciplinary and applied curriculum, including science theory, field and laboratory training, legal and regulatory knowledge, communication and media training, and the development of business savvy.
We prepare our students for science careers in industry, government, and non-profit organizations, where employment demands are growing. The curriculum is structured to allow students to complete their degree in as
little as 12 months, with the training and real-world experience necessary to prepare them for careers in today?s professional science job market.
The *degree programs *offered in fall 2014 include:
*Marine & Coastal Science*
* Coastal Sustainability ? with a semester abroad in the Bahamas!
* Coastal Zone Management
* Exploration Science
* Fisheries Management and Conservation
* Marine Conservation
* Marine Mammal Science
* Tropical Marine Ecosystem Management
* Joint JD/MPS
*Meteorology and Climate Science*
* Broadcast Meteorology
* Computational Meteorology and Oceanography
* Weather, Climate and Society
* Weather Forecasting
Applications for fall 2014 will be accepted starting February 1st, 2014 and will be evaluated on a rolling basis until June 1st, 2014. *For more information regarding coursework, pre-requisites and much more, *please
visit the program website - http://mps.rsmas.miami.edu/