Program Overview

There are four programs in this department:

The program objectives for the BS/MS in Marine Biology and Coastal Sciences are three-fold:

  1. Provide a well-defined, comprehensive knowledge of the disciplines associated with the coastal sciences and marine biology.
  2. Provide appropriate training for professional employment or as preparation for a doctoral program.
  3. Provide students with research experience that will include project development and implementation, data gathering, analysis and interpretation, and publication of results.