Oceanographers help us understand how the ocean works – how creatures that live there relate to each other and to their environment.  Their research sheds light on the health of the ocean and can guide how we should consume or conserve ocean resources.

Degrees / Certificates

Map your education by viewing the Academic Plan for the degree or certificate you’re interested in earning below. Meet with a counselor to create your official comprehensive education plan.

Oceanography (AA)

This degree provides a foundation that can be applied to an Oceanography bachelor’s degree or a more specialized bachelor’s degree such as Marine Biology or Marine Fisheries.

Transferring for Bachelor’s Degree

Ready to transfer for a 4-year university or college or want to stay local? Our Transfer Center and BOLD staff are here to guide you!