Apple Valley, Minnesota
Zoo's mission is to connect people, animals and the natural world,
which means they are dedicated to inspiring people to act on behalf of
the environment. To accomplish this goal, they provide award-winning
recreational, educational and conservation programs, locally,
nationally and internationally. They are accredited by the Association
of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA).
interested in practical learning experiences, especially those
considering careers in public service or zoology, are encouraged to
apply to Minnesota Zoo's Internship Program. Applications are accepted
year-round from Junior and Senior college students in a variety of
program areas. All internships run 10-14 weeks, 30-40 hours a week, and
students interested in learning more about internships at the Minnesota
Zoo should go to their website at www.mnzoo.com/global/interns.asp
and click on Biological Programs.