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What Can You do With a Graduate Degree in Marine Biology?

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  • Marine Biologist
  • Marine Mammal Trainer
  • Extension Agent
  • Ocean Advocate
  • Whale Biologist
  • Dolphin Trainer
  • Marine Scientist
  • Microbiologist
  • Systems analyst
  • Molecular Biologist
  • Chemical Oceanographer
  • Industrial Marine Economist
  • Oceanographer
  • Commercial Fishing Engineer
  • Marine & Coastal Consultant
  • Parasitologist
  • Marine Bacteriologist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Zoologist
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Whale Biologist
  • Dolphin Trainer
  • Marine Science Educator
  • Marine Science Researcher
  • Ichthyologist
  • Fishery biologist
  • Marine mammalogist
  • Agronomist
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Animal Scientist
  • Environmental Protection
  • Aquaculture Farmer
  • Ergonomist
  • Aqua culturist
  • Aquatic biologist
  • Barrier Beach Manager
  • Microbiologist
  • Bio-Engineer
  • Bio-Technologist
  • Salt Marsh Manager
  • Soil Conservationist

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  • Federal, state and local agencies
  • International agencies
  • Inspection organizations
  • Private recreation organizations
  • Research laboratories
  • Colleges and universities
  • Industry and laboratories:
    -Pharmaceutical
    -Healthcare
    -Agriculture production
    -Food processing and safety
    -Environmental
    -Private research institutions
    -Public health departments
  • Zoos
  • Armed services
  • Shipping industry
  • Manufacturing
  • Fish hatcheries and organizations raising fish
  • Environmental agencies
  • State and federal government:
    -National Science Foundation
    -National Institutes of Health
    -Food and Drug Administration
    -Environmental Protection Agency
    -Department of Agriculture
    -Armed Services
    -Department of Homeland Security

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