Top Ocean Engineering All Programs - 2020

For all the 305 degrees awarded in Ocean Engineering per year, the majority of them are Bachelors degree. Of the 305 students earning degrees across the US, 26% percent identify as women and 74% percent identify as men. Though students at schools all over the country study Ocean Engineering, Texas has the most graduates. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Ocean Engineering is $64,763.

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Gender

Total Students
305
Total Males
225
Total Females
80

Degree Type

  • Total Bachelors degree

    194

  • Total Masters degree

    70

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    16

  • Total Post masters certificate

    15

  • Total Postbaccalaureate certificate

    10

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See where Ocean Engineering is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Ocean Engineering degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Ocean Engineering

If you’re interested in Ocean Engineering, then you should consider these top colleges, including United States Naval Academy, Stevens Institute of Technology and Florida Institute of Technology. United States Naval Academy is our top ranked institution for a degree in Ocean Engineering with 53 students graduating with this major annually . Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Ocean Engineering Majors

For Ocean Engineering majors, some of the most in demand careers include Architectural and Engineering Managers, Biochemical Engineers and Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary. Not only that, Ocean Engineering graduates may find a high-paying job, such as Architectural and Engineering Managers or Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Ocean Engineering

  1. Architectural and Engineering Managers   (Median Wage: $140,760)
  2. Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $101,720)
  3. Biochemical Engineers   (Median Wage: $96,980)
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