Internships

The Oklahoma Aquarium offers students the opportunity to get involved with our day-to-day operations and work with staff. Students who participate in our intern programs will receive course credit for their time spent working at the Oklahoma Aquarium.

General Program Requirements & Expectations

Please also read specific requirements for the position you are applying:

  • Currently enrolled in a college or vocational program
  • Good standing with your school
  • Must receive course credit for internship hours completed
  • Adhere to dress codes and all other rules established to all Oklahoma Aquarium employees and other staff

Benefits

  • Congenial working environment
  • Course credit
  • References and recommendations
  • Opportunity to work in a world-class aquatic facility with animal caregivers
  1. Application Process
  2. Available Positions
  3. Marine Biologist

Please follow these steps to apply:

  • Download the intern application (DOC) and release of liability.
  • Completely fill out the application and have your faculty sponsor/adviser sign it. Applicants must receive credit from their school to participate in this program.
  • Attach brief responses to the questions found on the application.
  • Enclose a transcript from your school.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Email aleitch@okaquarium.org all necessary information.