Marine Biology

The marine biology curriculum fulfills basic requirements for admission into graduate and professional schools. It also may serve as a terminal degree, with which to enter the job market. The program includes a laboratory field experience. To participate in any field experience, a student must have earned a 2.25 in biology course work and be in good academic standing. Further information can be obtained form the school’s director.

Admission Requirements 

For matriculation in the marine biology curriculum, successful completion of secondary school courses in elementary algebra and plane geometry and a year of sciences are required. Candidates for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in marine biology must complete the courses outlined below.

Degree Requirements

B.S. in Marine Biology

B.S. in Marine Biology (Environmental Science Concentration)

B.S. in Marine Biology & M.S. in System Science (Environmental Studies Concentration)

Program Coordinator

To know more about the Marine Biology program please contact

Marion McClary

Associate Professor and Associate Director
Voice: 201-692-2606
Fax: 201-692-7349