Some universities with the top marine biology courses include Duke University, the University of California and the University of Miami. StartClass.com provides a list of the top universities with marine biology courses. Each rating is based on academic excellence, expert opinion, admissions selectivity, career readiness and financial affordability percentages.
More top marine biology courses are held at Brown University in Rhode Island, Boston University and the University of Georgia.
As of 2015, Duke University ranks #8 in the list of top research universities and has a 94 percent graduation rate. The University of Miami also has a high graduation rate and a good track record for providing its students with financial aid and scholarship opportunities.