Some good colleges for marine biology include the College of Charleston and Eckerd College, states MarineBio. While many colleges offer bachelor degrees in Marine Biology, a graduate degree is required to advance in the field and become a marine biologist.
The College of Charleston offers undergraduate and graduate programs in marine biology. Undergraduate students take core courses in Ecology, Biology of Fishes, Biology of Invertebrates and Oceanography. Students have the opportunity to conduct research at Grice Marine Laboratory.
Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL offers an undergraduate Marine Science program with four areas of specialization: Marine Biology, Marine Geophysics, Marine Chemistry and Marine Geology. Students also have the opportunity to take part in research, internships and to study abroad.
Other good colleges for marine biology study include Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, College of William and Mary, Southwestern College and Unity College, notes MarineBio.