The new major will embrace the College’s waterfront environment with the use of the St. Mary’s River and Chesapeake Bay to create a one-of-a-kind program that will be unique, rigorous and innovative.
*Pending approval by the Maryland Higher Education Commission. Anticipated for fall 2021.
Access & Proximity
Direct access to the Chesapeake Bay combined with proximity to renowned regional research organizations uniquely position marine science graduates for success.
- United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
- U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, The Department of the Navy’s Corporate Laboratory