Oceanography is an environmental science studying the physical, chemical, geological and biological processes of the ocean and the human influences.
Prepare for a transfer degree to a four-year university or college by exploring the basic fields of ocean science: marine geology, biological, chemical and physical oceanography. Seattle Central also offers self-paced oceanography courses conducted online via Canvas.
- Marine Biologist
- Physical Oceanographer
- Professional Researcher
- Coastal Zone Management Officer
Katie Chenu (Department Lead)
Scipps Institution of Oceanography, Ph.D. (Earth Science)
University of Hawaii, M.S. (Biological Oceanography)
University of Washington, M.S. (Science)