Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography Major

Description: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the ecology and behavior of microbes, plants, and animals inhabiting oceans, coastal waters, and saltwater wetlands and their interactions with the physical environment. Includes instruction in chemical, physical, and geological oceanography; molecular, cellular, and biochemical studies; marine microbiology; marine botany; ichthyology; mammalogy; marine population dynamics and biodiversity; reproductive biology; studies of specific species, phyla, habitats, and ecosystems; marine paleocology and palentology; and applications to fields such as fisheries science and biotechnology.

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Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography Major

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Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Fayette, MO 411 Central Methodist Square 65248-1198

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Bachelor's degree ...Read More


Alaska Pacific University

Anchorage, AK 4101 University Dr 99508

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Doctor's degree ...Read More


American University

Washington, DC 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW 20016-8001

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Doctor's degree ...Read More


Auburn University

Auburn University, AL Auburn, Alabama 36849

Public, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Doctor's degree ...Read More


Boston University

Boston, MA One Silber Way 2215

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Doctor's degree ...Read More


Brigham Young University-Hawaii

Laie, HI 55-220 Kulanui Street 96762-1294

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Bachelor's degree ...Read More


Brown University

Providence, RI One Prospect Street 2912

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Doctor's degree ...Read More


California State University-Long Beach

Long Beach, CA 1250 Bellflower Blvd 90840-0115

Public, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Doctor's degree ...Read More


Chemeketa Community College

Salem, OR 4000 Lancaster Dr NE 97305

Public, 2-Year | Highest Offering: Associate's degree ...Read More


Coastal Carolina University

Conway, SC 103 Tom Trout Drive 29526

Public, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Master's degree ...Read More


College of Charleston

Charleston, SC 66 George St 29424-0001

Public, 4-year or above | Highest Offering: Post-master's certificate ...Read More