The curriculum for the B.S. in Marine Biology is designed for students who plan on pursuing marine biology at a professional level and those who would like to use their training in marine biology in the context of a wide range of career options. It encourages students to explore the vast world of marine biology while providing an important foundation in modern biological sciences as well as in chemistry, math, physics and oceanography.
The B.S. in Marine Biology allows students to explore the vast world of marine biology while providing an important foundation in modern biological sciences. It is designed for students who plan to work in marine biology, biological oceanography, marine conservation, or related fields at a professional level, or who wish to apply their training to a wide range of other exciting careers in the public and private sectors. We encourage students to participate in lab, field, and shipboard research with faculty members. Graduates work in marine and environmental science and policy, or continue their education in veterinary school or in graduate school in a wide range of fields.