Masters Programs in Coastal and Marine Management

Compare 16 Masters Programs in Coastal and Marine Management

Coastal and Marine Management

A master’s degree furthers the education of students who have earned an undergraduate degree. A Master in Coastal and Marine Management offers in-depth study of sustainability, natural resources, and management.

You may be asking, what is a Master in Coastal and Marine Management? It is an interdisciplinary, international degree in the area of resource management. Most programs emphasize methods and ideas from sociology, economics, ecology, and business studies. Graduates have knowledge of the valuable and diverse resources of the sea and coast, understand their present condition, and have the expertise and tools to encourage sustainability of marine resources.

There are multiple benefits for those who earn their Masters in Coastal and Marine Management. The degree gives graduates the opportunity to work in many different areas of the world, and they are able to make some major changes. Their work helps to improve the environment and make it a better place for generations to come, and their management skills are beneficial in many areas of life.

There are international programs all over the world for coastal and marine management. Costs can vary quite a bit depending on the school and duration of the program. Research multiple universities and find out from them directly what your financial obligations would be.

A master’s degree in coastal and marine management prepares graduates for high level careers in a variety of areas. These include employment in the scientific and technical realms, mediating and advising in management roles, and implementing new instruments on the territorial coastal and marine field. Graduates are also prepared for consulting positions in ocean energy, environmental restoration, management, marine resources, spatial planning, dredging, and oil.

It is easy to use our database to look for the perfect coastal and marine management program for your needs. Get started with your education right away and begin looking today. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Doctorate In Oceanography

Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Spain Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Centre: Faculty of Marine Sciences Qualifications: Ph.D. in Oceanography. Type: Doctorate. Rama Sciences. ECTS Credit Hours: 25 [+]

PhD in Oceanography

Faculty of Marine Sciences

Qualifications: PhD in Oceanography

Type: Ph.D.

Branch: Science

ECTS Credit Hours: 25

Degree of presence: 40%

Total credits: 60

Curriculum

ANALYSIS OF DATA ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY. Elective I RESEARCH WORK ANALYSIS OF DATA ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY. Elective II RESEARCH WORK ANALYSIS OF DATA ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY. Elective III RESEARCH WORK ANALYSIS OF DATA ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY. Elective IV RESEARCH WORK ANALYSIS OF DATA ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY. Elective V RESEARCH WORK ANALYSIS OF DATA ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY. Elective VI RESEARCH WORK ACCREDITATION OF THE STAGE OF RESEARCH Compulsory MODELLING IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND SATELLITE IMAGERY ANALYSIS APPLIED TO RESEARCH OCEANOGRAFÍA.TRABAJO I Elective MODELLING IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND SATELLITE IMAGERY ANALYSIS APPLIED TO RESEARCH II Elective OCEANOGRAFÍA.TRABAJO MODELLING IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND SATELLITE IMAGERY ANALYSIS APPLIED TO RESEARCH III Optional OCEANOGRAFÍA.TRABAJO MODELLING IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND SATELLITE IMAGERY ANALYSIS APPLIED TO RESEARCH OCEANOGRAFÍA.TRABAJO Elective IV MODELLING IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND SATELLITE IMAGERY ANALYSIS APPLIED TO RESEARCH OCEANOGRAFÍA.TRABAJO OF V Optional MODELLING IN OCEANOGRAPHY AND SATELLITE IMAGERY ANALYSIS APPLIED TO RESEARCH VI Optional OCEANOGRAFÍA.TRABAJO METHODS IN ECOLOGY microbial ecology and ZOOPLANKTON MARINO. Elective I RESEARCH WORK METHODS IN ECOLOGY microbial ecology and ZOOPLANKTON MARINO. Elective II RESEARCH WORK METHODS IN ECOLOGY microbial ecology and ZOOPLANKTON MARINO. Elective III RESEARCH WORK METHODS IN ECOLOGY microbial ecology and ZOOPLANKTON MARINO. Elective IV RESEARCH WORK METHODS IN ECOLOGY microbial ecology and ZOOPLANKTON MARINO. Elective V RESEARCH WORK METHODS IN ECOLOGY microbial ecology and ZOOPLANKTON MARINO. Elective VI RESEARCH WORK BREATHING IN THE OCEANS. Elective... [-]

Master's Degree In Coastal Management

Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Spain Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Centre: Faculty of Marine Sciences Qualifications: Master in Coastal Management. Type: Master. Rama Sciences. ECTS Credit Hours: 25 [+]

Master in Coastal Management

Faculty of Marine Sciences

Qualification: Master in Coastal Management

Type: Master

Branch: Science

ECTS Credit Hours: 25

Degree of presence: 40%

Total credits: 120

Curriculum

First course

INTEREST, social, legal and economic Compulsory 2.A.1. MODELING AND SIMULATION Compulsory 2.A.2. APPLIED COASTAL DYNAMICS (THE MANAGEMENT AND ENGINEERING COSTS) Compulsory 2.A.3. GEOMORFODINÁMICA APPLIED GEOLOGY MARINE AND COASTAL Compulsory 2.A.4. PROCESSES AND CHEMICAL METHODS IN THE COASTAL MANAGEMENT Compulsory 2.A.5. Ecology and exploitation of biological resources Compulsory IN THE COASTAL ZONE 2.B.1. LEGISLATION AND REGULATIONS OF CONDITION Compulsory 2.B.2. ECONOMICS OF COASTAL Compulsory 2.C.1. USE AND DEVELOPMENT OF COASTAL Compulsory 2.C.2. PHENOMENA, Compulsory NATURAL DISASTERS AND DISASTER 3.A. TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES FOR COASTAL MANAGEMENT Compulsory 3.B. SELECTION OF PROJECTS OR EXAMPLES: ANALYSIS, STUDY AND GLOBAL ASSESSMENT Compulsory 3.C. NEW DESIGN AND PREPARATION OF SUSTAINABLE COASTAL MANAGEMENT PROJECTS Compulsory ... [-]

Master in Sustainable Water Management

Kristianstad University Sweden
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Kristianstad

Degradation of water and water resources is a worldwide issue. Given the importance of water to socio-economy, human and ecosystem health, an integrated approach is required if sustainable development is to be achieved. [+]

Why?

Degradation of water and water resources is a worldwide issue. Given the importance of water to socio-economy, human and ecosystem health, an integrated approach is required if sustainable development is to be achieved.

Who?

You can be a Bachelor graduate or a practitioner with either environmental or technical backgrounds. You must be interested in advancing your water management skills, as well as developing your capacity to work in a multidisciplinary and international environment.

It is important to note that this Programme does not intend to make an "ecologist" out of an "engineer", or an "engineer" out of an "ecologist". It however explicitly ensures that you deepen your water skills by integrating key knowledge complementary to your own field of study, and by deepening your own professional competences.... [-]


Master in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy - University of Split
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Croatia Split

The program educates engineers enabling them to solve environmental and water resources problems by applying principles from natural sciences, engineering, economics and other disciplines. [+]

Master in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering PRESENTATION

In the academic year 2013-2014, Faculty of Civil engineering, Architecture and Geodesy launches a new, English-taught, master program in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering. The program educates engineers enabling them to solve environmental and water resources problems by applying principles from natural sciences, engineering, economics and other disciplines. Prospective students will be provided with the engineering and scientific fundamentals in order to be able to face current and future engineering and environmental problems. The study offers an interdisciplinary approach to better understand the world labor market demand and provides students with a wider picture of water resources and environmental engineering through fundamentals and basic principles.... [-]


Master - Offshore and Coastal Engineering

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Vladivostok

The two-year Master of Science program in Offshore and Coastal Engineering was designed to meet the growing demand for skilled professionals in the offshore and coastal construction industry. The program consists of general principles and methods that give students the tools to meet and solve challenges on an advanced engineering level, not only inside their area of specialization. Projects and problems in the program are often taken from the offshore industry, and students gain valuable experience due to the School's close contacts with the industry. [+]

Master - Offshore and Coastal Engineering

The two-year Master of Science program in Offshore and Coastal Engineering was designed to meet the growing demand for skilled professionals in the offshore and coastal construction industry. The program consists of general principles and methods that give students the tools to meet and solve challenges on an advanced engineering level, not only inside their area of specialization. Projects and problems in the program are often taken from the offshore industry, and students gain valuable experience due to the School's close contacts with the industry.

Program goals

To give students a high level of understanding and advanced analytical skills in key areas of offshore and coastal engineering including exploration of ocean resources, development of infrastructure of offshore oil and gas industry and marine transport. To satisfy students’ personal needs in qualified professional education on the basis of common cultural and professional competencies including Federal State Educational Standards and requirements of job offers. ... [-]

Masters of Marine & Environmental Science

University of the Virgin Islands
Campus Full time September 2018 Virgin Islands Charlotte Amalie USA

The Master of Marine and Environmental Science (MMES) degree provides students with the training and skills necessary for planning, conducting, and evaluating research in marine and environmental science. [+]

Masters of Marine & Environmental Science

The Master of Marine and Environmental Science (MMES) degree provides students with the training and skills necessary for planning, conducting, and evaluating research in marine and environmental science. Additionally, students explore how to utilize research to manage natural resources, with a particular focus on the issues and challenges related to natural resource management in the Caribbean region. The program draws upon the expertise of faculty within several units of UVI, in particular, the Center for Marine and Environmental Studies and the Division of Science and Mathematics. Further, it is a bridge between academia and natural resource management sectors within the US Virgin Islands, the greater Caribbean, and beyond.... [-]


Master's Program - Management of Fish and Wildlife Populations

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Umeå Alsike Alnarp + 2 more

The Master's Program - Management of Fish and Wildlife Populations covers different aspects of the management and conservation of fish and wildlife, including scientific theory and methods, as well as relevant laws and conventions at the international level. [+]

Master's Program - Management of Fish and Wildlife Populations

Why is wildlife important to human life? How do we handle depleted populations? Become a student and help solve the problem!

The program covers different aspects of the management and conservation of fish and wildlife, including scientific theory and methods, as well as relevant laws and conventions at the international level. It includes obligatory courses, a Master’s thesis, and elective courses. The program targets both Swedish and international students, including students from developing countries. It is offered by the Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, where approximately 55 researchers and Ph.D. students actively conduct research in the fields of fish and wildlife management, biological conservation, and aquaculture.... [-]


Master's Degree In Marine Science And Technology

Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)
Online Part time 6 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The growing importance of sustainable management is acquiring the marine and coastal ecosystems in state policies is demonstrated in numerous international agreements signed in recent years [+]

The growing importance of sustainable management is acquiring the marine and coastal ecosystems in state policies, is demonstrated by the numerous international agreements signed in recent years.

Many coastal municipalities, responsible for ensuring the health of its beaches and coasts, require increasingly, the presence of a specialized figure coastal management and resources, both biological and tourism. To this growing need for trained personnel must be added the lack of training plans training in the various state oceanographic disciplines, being very common specialization through postgraduate training.

The program in Marine Science and Technology is focused on the practical applications that occur in coastal systems. In this regard, a review of the various oceanographic disciplines so you have an idea of ​​unbounded marine blocks. Once understood the interactions between different disciplines, applied study delves into the coastal environment through practical specializations.... [-]


Master of Marine Science and Management

Southern Cross University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years March 2019 Australia Coffs Harbour + 1 more

The Master of Marine Science is offered by Southern Cross University at the National Marine Science Centre situated on the northeast coast of New South Wales on the shores of the Solitary Islands Marine Park. [+]

Keen to delve deeply into the study of ocean and marine sciences with global leaders in research, in state-of-the-art facilities and in some of the most beautiful and fascinating marine ecosystems in the world? The Master of Marine Science is offered by Southern Cross University at the National Marine Science Centre situated on the northeast coast of New South Wales on the shores of the Solitary Islands Marine Park. As a student of this degree, you will work with other inspired scientists and students hands-on in the field, on and under the water and in the classroom to examine marine management and ecology, conservation and biodiversity, approaches to sustainability and mitigation of pollution among other fascinating topics.Graduates of this course will have opportunities to work as scientists, science communicators, policymakers across private and public sectors, and make the world their oyster!... [-]


MPhil in Marine Environmental Science

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years September 2018 Hong Kong

The MPhil program aims to train postgraduate students to conduct independent research in Marine Environmental Science. Submission and successful defense of a thesis based on original research are required. [+]

The Environment has been degrading at an alarming rate mainly due to the unsustainable development and the unsustainable use of natural resources. Although environmental conservation has developed significantly over the past few decades, environmental problems have been evolving both in terms of nature and scale. Methods of resolving many environmental problems remain controversial.

The MPhil program aims to train postgraduate students to conduct independent research in Marine Environmental Science. Submission and successful defense of a thesis based on original research are required.

Research Foci

The Environment Science Programs have three main research themes as follows:... [-]


Master of Engineering Science in Water, Waste & Environmental Engineering

UCD College of Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

This programme prepares graduates to work in the broad field of environmental protection and management. Students in this programme will gain advanced theoretical and conceptual knowledge and understanding in the area of environmental engineering... [+]

MEngSc Water, Waste & Environmental Engineering FT/PT Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

This programme prepares graduates to work in the broad field of environmental protection and management. Students in this programme will gain advanced theoretical and conceptual knowledge and understanding in the area of environmental engineering on topics such as engineering hydrology, environmental modelling, water and wastewater treatment, solid waste management, and environmental data analysis, among others. This programme is also delivered by a culturally diverse group of internationally renowned academic staff.

Who should apply?

Full-Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes International (Non-EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes... [-]


Master in Water and Coastal Management

University of Algarve
Campus 2 years October 2018 Portugal Faro

The program main goals are: Development of a structured and integrated cooperation in Marine and Environmental Sciences Higher Education; Improve and promote worldwide the European High Education Level in the field of Water and Coastal Management; Join resources and fill gaps between field studies, the academia, the governance bodies and economic agents; Promote an interdisciplinary advanced training and education in order to create skills and competencies to the future generation of researchers and managers in Water and Coastal Management; Promotes students and teachers mobility in the context of MSc program. [+]

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The program main goals are: Development of a structured and integrated cooperation in Marine and Environmental Sciences Higher Education; Improve and promote worldwide the European High Education Level in the field of Water and Coastal Management; Join resources and fill gaps between field studies, the academia, the governance bodies and economic agents; Promote an interdisciplinary advanced training and education in order to create skills and competencies to the future generation of researchers and managers in Water and Coastal Management; Promotes students and teachers mobility in the context of MSc program.

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Master in Marine and Coastal Systems

University of Algarve
Campus 2 years October 2018 Portugal Faro

The Marine and Coastal Systems master programme (MaCS – SIMCO) integrates knowledge using an interdisciplinary approach. It focuses on the study of processes operating within the coastal and marine systems, subject to complex geological, physical, chemical, biological and social forcings. [+]

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The Marine and Coastal Systems master programme (MaCS – SIMCO) integrates knowledge using an interdisciplinary approach. It focuses on the study of processes operating within the coastal and marine systems, subject to complex geological, physical, chemical, biological and social forcings.

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Master in Ecohydrology

University of Algarve
Campus 2 years October 2018 Portugal Faro

The master in Ecohydrology aims to create specialists with a transdisciplinary vision of global water issues, including ecosystem functioning, understanding of the pressures on aquatic ecosystems under global changes and that are able to develop and to implement sustainable solutions for restoration of aquatic ecosystems. [+]

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The master in Ecohydrology aims to create specialists with a transdisciplinary vision of global water issues, including ecosystem functioning, understanding of the pressures on aquatic ecosystems under global changes and that are able to develop and to implement sustainable solutions for restoration of aquatic ecosystems. Graduates from the master in Ecohydrology will be able to develop their professional activities in research institutes, universities and public or private institutions or companies dealing with water resources and management.

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Master in Marine Science (MarS)

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Campus 3 semesters September 2018 Saudi Arabia Thuwal

The Marine Science (MarS) Program takes advantage of KAUST’s location on the Red Sea, a living laboratory with great potential for exciting science. The program addresses the biology and ecology of the multitude of marine life forms. There is an intentional focus on the local Red Sea system, both as a primary study system and as a system with which general concepts from other marine systems can be compared. [+]

Masters in Coastal and Marine Management. ABOUT THE PROGRAM The Marine Science (MarS) Program takes advantage of KAUST’s location on the Red Sea, a living laboratory with great potential for exciting science. The program addresses the biology and ecology of the multitude of marine life forms. There is an intentional focus on the local Red Sea system, both as a primary study system and as a system with which general concepts from other marine systems can be compared. The goal of the Marine Science Program is to develop an integrated understanding of the Red Sea’s ecosystem as well as marine ecosystems in general, including fundamental biology at the molecular and genomic levels, symbiosis with algae and prokaryotes (Bacteria and Archaea), associated communities of fish and corals and the physical and chemical environment that impacts and shapes them. This understanding could have an impact on global carbon cycling, endangered species and how we manage the harvesting of resources from the Oceans. MASTERS DEGREE ... [-]