Caribbean Marine Biology

Saturday, March 11, 2023 to Sunday, March 19, 2023
Type of Travel: 
Travel Course
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Program Director(s): 

Caribbean Marine Biology program is specifically designed to provide students with a unique field marine biology experience. There are no other life science courses that are devoted to marine biology here at Iowa State University. This course serves a unique role in providing students with an exceptional opportunity to experience firsthand a variety of marine environments on the world's second largest barrier reef system.

Students will have extensive opportunities to observe incredible coral reefs and colorful invertebrates and fish while diving or snorkeling in a variety of marine habitats. Students will have the opportunity to observe and interact with dolphins. Subject areas appropriate for this course include: Biology, GDCB, EEOB, NREM, BBMB, Marine Biology, Zoology, Genetics, Animal Science, Veterinary Medicine, Biological Premedical Illustration, Life Sciences.

Travel and application deadline dates are tentative and subject to change. Check back in August/September 2022 for additional information.