Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences

The Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences (IMES) program is an intensive Master of Science degree program that provides in-depth training in interdisciplinary science research, technology, communication and teaching skills, professional internship experience, career development workshops and dedicated program advising. This three year program prepares students to solve the critical challenges facing coastal ecosystems in a time of rapid global change with a focus on SF Bay. The IMES program is administered through San Francisco State University's Estuary & Ocean Science Center.