Special acceptance is reserved for non-degree-seeking students. This status does not preclude applying for full acceptance in any Oceanographic Center Program. Enrollment in, or satisfactory completion of, courses while in non-degree seeking student status does not guarantee admission to any program. Although there are no specific admission criteria, non-degree admittance will only be awarded to students that have demonstrated the ability to successfully complete a graduate course. Non-degree seeking students are limited to a total of 2 courses.
Requirements for all non-degree seeking Applicants
1. Online application form and application fee 2. An undergraduate transcript from a regionally accredited institution
Online Application Form and Application Fee
A completed application along with a $50 application fee is required. Payment can be made by check or money order made payable to "Nova Southeastern University". Visa, American Express, and MasterCard payments are accepted.
You need to request official transcripts showing attendance at a regionally accredited institution. Request the certifying institution to send transcripts directly to the:
Graduate Program Office Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center 8000 North Ocean Drive Dania Beach, FL 33004
The Mission of the Oceanographic Center is to carry out innovative, basic and applied research and to provide high-quality graduate and undergraduate education in a broad range of marine science and related disciplines.