Certificate Program offered at Jefferson Community & Technical College and the Louisville Zoo.
The program is a partnership of JCTC and the Louisville Zoological Gardens.
The Zoo Technology program prepares students for entry-level positions at zoos and related occupations.
The curriculum gives students a background in writing, computer applications, communication skills, animal biology, conservation biology, applied mathematics and basic zoo operations.
The certificate program requires a minimum of 19 classroom hours as well as acceptance into and successful completion of a summer program (Applied Experiences in Zoo Technology) at the zoo's BOMA Village petting zoo.
For more information, please contact Paul Florence at 502-213-5003
Academic Program Plans (APP)