Careers & Internships

Career Paths

A degree in Horticulture serves as excellent preparation for careers in: food/vegetable production, urban agriculture, gardening, landscaping, community supported agriculture (CSA), extension and community based educational work, horticulture education, research, greenhouse production, horticultural therapy, etc. For sample career profiles in Horticulture, please visit the following websites:

Grow Careers

Horticulture Career Profiles

What is a career in Horticulture?

Employment Resources

Campus Partners


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On-Campus Career Resources

Hire a UW-Madison Horticulture Student

If you are interested in hiring a Horticulture Student or Graduate of our program, please contact Kathryn Jones, Student Services Coordinator, at

Local Internship & Volunteer Opportunities

External Internship & Career Websites