We are excited you are interested in becoming an Aggie Oceanographer

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The Department of Oceanography is more than extraordinary faculty at a world-class institution. We believe oceanographers are called to serve in our communities, in our states, in our nation, and in our world fearlessly and passionately. The Department of Oceanography at Texas A&M University provides the most comprehensive education and training so that you can head out into the world ready to serve.

Becoming an Aggie Oceanographer is a rigorous, challenging, and rewarding academic journey. There are resources, organizations, and student success support programs to ensure your learning, satisfaction, persistence, retention, and graduation.

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Aggie Geoscientists are in high demand and job prospects are excellent. By 2025, the U.S. will need more than 150,000 geoscientists to fill the projected job openings.

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Getting your degree at Texas A&M University is more than just receiving your diploma. From the second you step foot on campus, you'll experience a community like nowhere else in the world.

Aggies live by the six core values of Texas A&M University - Excellence, Integrity, Leadership, Loyalty, Respect, and Selfless Service. As a student at Texas A&M, you'll have the opportunity to live out these values at a world-class institution of higher education. From striving for excellence in your studies, to becoming a leader in student organizations, and serving your community, there is a place for you at Texas A&M to achieve your goals.

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The Department of Oceanography's new undergraduate degree welcomed freshman students for the first time this Fall semester.

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