ERIC Number: ED138450
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Marine Career Series: Marine-Related Occupations, A Primer for High School Students. Marine Memorandum Number 41.
Stout, Prentics K., Ed.; Callaghan, Sara S., Ed.
This booklet contains a list of a wide range of job titles related to marine careers. This list was compiled to serve as a career guidance aid for high school students. Mailing addresses for information regarding marine careers are listed for 28 states. Examples of the types of scientific jobs available are described in the categories of biological, chemical, geological, physical, and environmental sciences, as well as in the general category that includes computer programming, statistics, etc. Professional careers are categorized and described in the fields of government, environmental affairs, armed services, consultation and education, engineering, and business and industry. Technical careers are described in the areas of boat building and repair, sales, marinas, marine construction and maintenance, maritime operations, and commercial fishing. Requirements for each job are also described. (CS)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Education, Instructional Materials, Marine Biology, Marine Technicians, Oceanography, Science Careers, Science Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science
Marine Advisory Service Publication, University of Rhode Island, Narragansett Bay Campus, Narragansett, Rhode Island 02882 (free)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (DOC), Rockville, MD. National Sea Grant Program.
Authoring Institution: Rhode Island Univ., Narragansett. Marine Advisory Service.