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Overview for Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography

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.

Careers for Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography Majors

A major in Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography is highly relevant for the following careers. National averages for wages in each career is provided.

Colleges Offering a Major in Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography

Unfortunately, we were unable to find any undergraduate programs in Oklahoma for this major.
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