The applicable requirements will be those in effect during that academic year when the student first registered in the Program, unless stated otherwise in Handbook or by the Program Director.
All RSMAS courses are listed on the GSO website. All courses taken by students should be approved by their advisors. Students are recommended to consult with their advisors and the MPO Program Director regarding their choices of courses. Deviations from the requirements must be approved by the advisor and the MPO Academic Committee.
|The MPO M.S. degree requires 30 total credits. 1|
All MPO M.S. students are required to take the following courses:
|Geophysical Fluid Dynamics I|
|Introduction to Atmospheric Science|
|Large Scale Ocean Circulation: Models and Observations|
or MPO 765
|General Circulation of the Atmosphere|
Comprehensive Examination 3
MPO Seminar 4
|Total Credit Hours||30|
Minimum of 24 course credits and 6 thesis credits.