Division of Coastal Sciences

Undergraduate Courses

The Division of Coastal Sciences offers undergraduate courses as a part of the GCRL Summer Field Program.  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.  Some of the courses are also offered at the graduate level. 

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The USM B.S. degree in Marine Biology is conferred by the Department of Biological Sciences.  Students interested in further information concerning this program are urged to contact:

Department of Biological Sciences – Gulf Coast
Dr. Jennifer Walker, Associate Dean & Associate Professor
Jennifer.walker@usm.edu
228.214.3332 (Office)
228.865.4507 (Department)

Department of Biological Sciences – Hattiesburg
601.266.4748 (Department)

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