College or University: Bristol Community College
Type of degree: A.A.
Brief overview of program: This program is designed to provide the skills required for careers in the marine trades (boating) and marine fisheries industries. The program has two options: Marine Trades - Focuses on the boating industry and will concentrate on electrical, instrumentation, propulsion, and other marine systems. Marine Fisheries - Focuses on fisheries resources and fisheries technology. This is a new program begininig in Fall 2007.
Website: Click here for program website
Number of students enrolled in 2007: 0
For the students that enter the workforce, what are the most common occupations that they pursue with this degree or certificate? Students in this program will be prpepared to enter various boating and marine trade positions, including but not limited to marine technician, mechanic, fisheries technicians, and fishing observer.
Program Point of Contact: Meghan Abella-Bowen
Department: Engineering, Technology & Environment
Institution address: Bristol Community College 777 Elsbree Street
Fall River,MA 02720
Phone: (508) 678-2811 ext. 2576