Over 200 students participate in Project DEEP offered each semester at UMass Amherst. Project DEEP (“Diving Education Extension Program”) is a nonprofit organization that offers courses in both basic and advanced diving for credit through the Natural Resources Conservation program. Project DEEP has dive bases out of Gloucester and Rockport. The course puts undergraduate and graduate students in touch with the world’s oceans.
Course Name and Number:
SCUBA; NRC 120
Program identifies community participants.
Program Start (and End Dates):
May 1, 1979
127 Eastern Ave.
Gloucester, MA 01930United States
Natural Resources Conservation Program
451 W St # 1
Amherst, MA 01002United States
Program Director's Email Address:
UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes:
College of Natural Sciences/Environmental Conservation
Number of faculty involved:
This Project Receives External Funding: