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Marine Biology is the study of life in the oceans. It explores the unique marine environment and the nature of the organisms that inhabit the oceans. The objective of this program is to provide students with a firm foundation in basic biology and the tools necessary to function as professional biologists, with a special emphasis on marine ecosystems. It will prepare students for further education in ecology, marine science, biological oceanography, and evolutionary biology or for careers in fields such as aquaculture, animal husbandry, aquarium biology and education, conservation biology and education, environmental consulting, and wildlife biology.

2016-2017 Printable Marine Biology Degree Sheet


The 2016-2017 Degree Sheet shows the newest General Education requirements. Your Non-Science General Education requirements may be different than is shown depending on your catalog year. Please meet with your advisor to discuss your personal degree and major requirements.


Older Degree Sheets can be found at the links below.

2014-2015 Marine Biology Degree Sheet - For students beginning prior to Fall 2015

2015-2016 Marine Biology Degree Sheet - For students beginning in Fall 2015