This educational program focuses on the study of physical oceanography as applied to the naval tactical and strategic environment and the support of military operations. This program frequently includes in depth instruction in atmospheric thermodynamics and radiation propagation, ocean waves, air-ocean fluid dynamics, ocean acoustics, nearshore environments and processes, ocean analysis, prediction, tactical oceanography, and related quantitative and experimental methods.
The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Operational Oceanography.
Naval Postgraduate School
|Phone Number:||(831) 656-2511|
|School Type:||4-year public|
|Awards Offered:||Postbaccalaureate certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
|Campus setting:||Midsize suburb|
|Student Population:||3,990 (0 undergraduate)|
|Student-to-faculty Ratio:||10 to 1|