Marine Biology Minor

Find your purposeful and meaningful career understanding and protecting the oceans and serving God through Creation Care. 

Discover how life thrives in oceans, lakes and rivers. 

Become a passionate and informed protector of our oceans and understand how life in Ohio affects ocean health. Gain hands-on experience in marine environments from coast-to-coast while learning about the physical and biological components of our oceans. 

Program distinctives 


  • Take marine-related courses for Malone credit in Washington State through the Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies
  • Gain experience caring for marine animals in Malone’s saltwater fish tanks
  • Put your marine-related knowledge into practice by participating in a service learning trip to Florida with Malone professors

View course curriculum

The Marine Biology minor curriculum is listed in the official Academic Catalog

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