Career Options

There are many routes you can take with your degree in Plant Biology. Here are a few of them with some examples:

Botanical and Zoological Gardens and Arboreta

Devonian Botanical Gardens
Muttart Conservatory
Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden
The Calgary Zoo
Valley Zoo

Environmental Consulting

Alberta Environment
Alberta Research Council
Environment Canada 
Private environmental consulting companies

Further Education

Graduate School

Greenhouse and Garden Centres

Parks and Protected Areas

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society
National Parks

Provincial Parks


Agriculture and Agrifood Canada
Alberta Agriculture Research Institute
Alberta Research Council
University of Alberta 
Private research firms