Marine Biology

Summer Courses in Marine Biology

It's hard to immerse yourself in marine biology when you're hours from the ocean. Summer courses offer an opportunity to explore marine life in beautiful places with like minded students. Some lists of available courses follow. Many offer scholarships and/or financial aid. Be sure to check and see whether credits transfer to LSU before you put your money down.

Jeff Levinton's Marine Course Guide

Institute for Tropical Marine Studies Experiences (with scholarships!)


Salt Spray Experiences with Off-Campus Internships

Research Experiences in South Africa

SEA Semester at Woods Hole

Pacific Whale Foundation


Looking Ahead

Graduate School Links

Career and Job Links


Marine Biology Links

Paul Yancey's Deep-Sea Pages

The Cephalopod Page

What's Under You?

Jeff Levinton's Marine Biology Web

Slug Site!!

Oceana's Searchable Marine Life Encyclopedia

Coral Reef Facts


The Concentration - the course of study here at LSU

LUMCON - what's happening at Cocodrie


Inquiries or suggested links to Dr. Michael Hellberg at