BS, Marine Biology

Description of the Program

The department offers an undergraduate marine biology program in which students take preparatory courses for two years on the main SJSU campus and specialized, upper-division course work at our affiliated Moss Landing site in Monterey. Please see the catalog section detailing the curriculum in this concentration.

Students interested in graduate work in Marine Sciences should contact Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (see department material on graduate programs).

Course Requirements

Four Year Roadmap

This is a sample 4-year academic plan for our degree program. In practice, most students don't follow the roadmap to the letter, but use it as a guide. With the help of their advisors, students are expected to  create their own academic plan.