Michigan Careers at the Zoo

Study Away Michigan: Binder Park Zoo

“To nurture empathy, understanding and conservation of Nature.”

Summer 2018 (May 15 - June 28, 2018)

Caring for giraffe at Binder Park Zoo

WORK ALONGSIDE STAFF IN EVERY PROFESSION at Binder Park Zoo in Battle Creek: animal care, animal health, education, graphics, physical plant, business, marketing, guest services, conservation.

SEE HOW individuals and teams support the Binder Park mission every day.

APPLY WHAT YOU’VE STUDIED: Zoology, Fisheries + Wildlife, Education, Animal Science, Resource Conservation, Parks/ Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Comm Arts, Marketing.

REALIZE how your MSU degree can move you toward a career in a zoo or aquarium.

EARN 4 CREDITS: IBIO 390 701 Zoo Practicum

You can start enrolling in the course March 11, 2019.

2 full days/week at the zoo



CONTACT Course Leader for more information:
Kathryn Sippel, Associate Keeper - ksippel@binderparkzoo.org
Richard Snider, MSU Zoo + Aquarium Science – snider@msu.edu 517-355-8473