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Foundational Master of Ocean Science and Technology Course requirements

All Master of Ocean Science and Technology (M.O.S.T) Students are required to complete the following foundational oceanography courses:

  • OCNG 603 – Communicating Ocean Science
  • OCNG 604 – Ocean Observing
  • OCNG 608 – Physical Oceanography
  • OCNG 655 – Experimental Design and Analysis in Oceanography
  • OCNG 657 – Data Methods and Graphical Representation in Oceanography
  • OCNG 661 – Advanced Oceanographic Data Analysis and Communication
  • Choose at least 1 of the following:
    • OCNG 620 – Biological Oceanography
    • OCNG 630 – Geological Oceanography
    • OCNG 640 – Chemical Oceanography
  • Choose at least 1 of the following:
    • OCNG 656 – Matlab Programming for Ocean Sciences
    • OCNG 669 – Python for Geosciences

The department of Oceanography offers several advanced elective courses to complement our foundational courses. A full listing can be found in the Texas A&M Graduate Catalog.

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