Offered by: College of Engineering
Ocean Engineering is a cross-disciplinary field dealing with all aspects of the marine environment. Subjects emphasized include marine structures, marine vehicles, marine chemistry, marine ecology, coastal and marine engineering. The Ocean Engineering minor has access to the research facilities of the CSU Ocean Studies Institute (OSI) and the 80-foot Research Vessel YELLOWFIN. Cal Poly Pomona facilities include a fleet of general purpose and instrumented craft, and the Fluids Laboratory.
The minor in Ocean Engineering is available to any engineering student. The attainment of a minor in Ocean Engineering is accomplished by appropriate selection, timely scheduling, and satisfactory completion of certain required and elective-type courses, totaling a minimum of 24 units, as outlined below: