Graduate - DOCS | LSU College of the Coast & Environment

Graduate - DOCS



Department of Oceanography & Coastal Sciences

Our department is interested in recruiting highly qualified graduate students who can benefit from our interdisciplinary perspectives. The overarching theme of our graduate courses and research is understanding and predicting ecological changes across gradients that extend from coastal areas across the continental shelf.

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Start your career in oceanography and coastal sciences now.

*Prospective graduates should complete the pre-application for the respective department prior to applying through the Graduate School.

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Master's Thesis

Discover if the thesis option is right for you.

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Master's Professional

Discover the advantages of the professional option.

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Your Doctor of Philosophy degree starts here.

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Interested in a minor? CC&E offers minors in Wetland Science and Management, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Toxicology, and Oceanography and Coastal Sciences. 

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