Gulf Coast Research Laboratory

Morehead State University is affiliated with the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, Ocean Springs, Mississippi. This affiliation provides undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to take courses and conduct research in marine sciences at an established, well-equipped laboratory located on the Gulf of Mexico. The laboratory furnishes the staff for courses and research. Students electing to study at Gulf Coast Research Laboratory pay the Mississippi resident rate.

The marine sciences courses, taught only at Gulf Coast Research Laboratory during the summer, are suitable for elective courses in graduate major and minor programs of study in the College of Science. Applications for the courses and additional information are available from the on-campus coordinator in the Department of Biology and Chemistry, by calling the research laboratory directly at 228-872-4200, or by visiting their website at