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Marine Affairs, B.A., B.S.

Bachelor of Arts in Marine Affairs

The Bachelor of Arts in Marine Affairs is an interdisciplinary study of the effective marine and coastal management. Subject areas include: management of fisheries and marine ecosystems, coastal management, and maritime transportation and ports.

The Bachelor of Science in Marine Affairs puts a heavier emphasis on science and mathematics than the Bachelor of Arts in Marine Affairs.  Specialty areas in this major include: fisheries and marine ecosystems, coastal management, maritime transportation and ports, and ocean policy.  This degree provides a strong educational background for continued study in law—especially environmental, fishery, coastal zone, admiralty, and ocean law.

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