What is the Marine Option Program (MOP)?

Scuba Diver underwater
The Marine Option Program (MOP) is a University of Hawaiʻi system-wide certificate program, offered on all UH campuses, providing educational opportunities for students from all disciplines who are interested in the ocean.
MOP Certificate Program

Featured Seawords Article
May 2019

Kelsey Loenhorst
Featured Article

Critter of the Month
May 2019

Manta Ray
Name: Manta Ray
Scientific name: Manta birostris, Manta alfredi
Critter of the Month


Upcoming MOP-Sponsored Events

Tour of Coral Nursery

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
8:00am – 12:00pm

A $5 refundable fee is required to reserve a spot for this event and will be returned upon arrival on the day of the event.

Tour of HIMB

Saturday, November 16th, 2019
9:00am – 1:00pm
A $5 refundable fee is required to reserve a spot for this event and will be returned upon arrival on the day of the event. This is a potluck, please bring a dish to share!

Sailing Class

Sunday, November 24th, 2019
1:00pm – 5:00pm
A $5 refundable fee is required to reserve a spot for this event and will be returned upon arrival on the day of the event.


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Contact MOP On Your Campus

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Honolulu

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Hilo

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Kapiʻolani

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Kauaʻi

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Leeward

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Maui

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West Oʻahu

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Windward