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Horticulture Internship Program

Clemson University's horticulture program
provides students with an opportunity to
explore potential career interests as well
as to develop practical work skills
through internship placement. 

The internship program provides University students with college credit for practical on- the-job training supervised by qualified professionals. Graduates have stated that practical experience has increased their motivation for learning due to greater awareness of the relevance between working and classroom instruction. Employers have stated that they prefer to hire students with meaningful work experiences. Students also appreciate opportunities that expose them to the latest techniques, equipment, and ideas provided by industry. The goal of the internship experience is to provide students these opportunities while providing industry with interested students that are developing into professionals.