THE OCEAN CALLS

OCEANOGRAPHERS

BRANCH OF SCIENCE:

Oceanographers are part of the Earth and life branch. Because oceans are apart of the earth, also animals and plants live.


EDUCATION PATH:

You need a Masters Degree for this job. Some classes that are helpful in high school are, Advanced Biology, Basic Computer, Earth Science, Technical writing, Enviromental science, & more.


Some helpful classes to take in college are, Biology, Chemistry, Chemical Oceanography, Marine Biology, Weather & Climate, Thermodynamics, & more. They study the ocean and its movements. They also study the seafloor.

TRAINING SCHOOL & COLLEGE:

HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY


SETTING: Urban. LOCATED: Honolulu Hawaii

Its a private university.

AVERAGE GPA: 2.5. ACT & SAT: Requires the ACT & SAT test.

STUDENT TO FACULTY RATIO- 15:1

CLASS SIZE: Unknown. How many years you have to stay in college: Unknown


I would pick this college because it is in Hawaii. Where it is warm, pretty, and there are beaches. I would love to go there.

ABOUT JOB:

Oceanographers will work in the ocean.They study coastline, oceans, the floor of oceans, & animals and plants in the ocean. The working locations depend on where you are. The working conditions depend on the job. When oceanographers are at sea, they live in tight spaces.


EMPLOYMENT:

Wisconsin Employment : Hard to get this position.


National Employment: Good to find jobs.

SALARY:

Wisconsins Salary: $41,300


National Salary: $43,820

EMPLOYER:

World Enviromental Inc.



LOCATION: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

SUMMARY:

I could not see myself doing this job someday, because I would be scared of being out so far in the ocean. And I would be scared of sharks. But this job would be exciting & intresting I would enjoy being in the water, and seeing the beutiful sea creatures and plants.


RESOURCES:

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Wiscareers. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Sept. 2013.

<http://wiscareers.wisc.edu/C_ClientHome/home.asp>.


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Rodriguez, Ana. "Two Oceans Meet." Flickr. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Sept. 2013.
<http://www.flickr.com/photos/35506817@N00/4839057081>.


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.. Continental Shelf and Slope Images. Oceanpix, n.d. Web. 12 Sept. 2013.
<http://www.rcs.k12.va.us/tech/oceanpix.htm>. picture of fish, and
turtle

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