Horticulture Internship

Horticulture interns assist the Aquarium horticulture staff with daily activities.

Essential Functions

  • Assist with care of plants in the Aquarium’s exhibits
  • Conduct plant maintenance, fertilization, propagation, and transplantation
  • Assist in display development
  • Perform special projects to be determined by the horticulture staff


  • The applicant must have a desire to increase their knowledge about plants and horticulture.
  • The applicant will be required to work hands on in a hot, humid greenhouse environment.
  • The applicant must not have issues related to getting dirty or wet while working with the plants.
  • The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college, pursuing a degree in Horticulture, Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, or a related field.
  • Must receive college credit while completing a minimum of 120 hours of work within the selected term.

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