AIO offers 22 rising juniors and seniors the option of taking the advanced session program as a 4-credit oceanography course (ENV 103) through the Early College Program at the University of Maine Machias. This a graded course, based on the UMM grading system.
The cost of the credits in 2017 was $516 over and above the AIO tuition and will be billed to you directly from UMaine Machias(UMM) sometime prior to the start of the session. The AIO tuition for that session includes a $100 registration fee. The registration packet includes two forms needed to create an account for you at UMM so complete and return these to the AIO address prior to May 1. Beside participation in the existing AIO program, you will be expected to attend some additional labs and lectures. You will also be given an end of session lab practical and final exam.