Department of Coastal Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology

The Department of Coastal Sciences conducts a Bachelor of Science program in partnership with the Department of Biological Sciences. The program is designed to provide students with a solid background in the biology of marine and coastal organisms, with emphasis on field opportunities and to prepare graduates for a career in Marine Biology. The degree is conferred by the Department of Biological Sciences.

Courses required for this degree are linked below. Students interested in further information concerning this program are urged to contact:

Kalin Lloyd
Coordinator of Graduate Studies
Department of Coastal Sciences
703 East Beach Drive
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
(228) 872-4201


Dr. Patricia M. Biesiot
Associate Professor
(601) 266-4751

MARINE BIOLOGY Degree Plan (MARBSCS) (July 2003 - PDF Document)