Stony Brook University

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Contact Information
Contact:Kurt Bretsch & Erika Benhardt
Address:N 3071 Melville Library
Stony Brook , NY 11794-3357
Title:Program Director & NSE Coordinator
Program Site
Program Type:Experiential
Discipline(s):Semester by the Sea (Biology, Marine Sciences)
Location:Southampton, NY
Dates Offered:Academic Year
Number of Weeks:15
Credit Hours:15 credits \ semester
Plan:A or B
Additional Program Information
About The Program: The FProgram uses an experiential learning approach, taking full advantage of the Southampton Marine Science Center, its research vessels, its waterfront marine lab facilities, and the unique campus location on the shores of Shinnecock Bay for direct access to coastal waters and the Atlantic Ocean.

Program Requirements: Any student may enroll, but the program is best suited for upper level science majors as several of the elective courses have prerequisites. Visiting students must have a GPA of at least 2.5 and have completed college level biology. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Program Costs: Tuition is 2,935 \ semester Room is 3,798 \ semester Fees are 976

Access Types
  • Open: open to all eligible applicants who meet stated deadlines