ASEP 2023

Texas State Aquarium field experts give an in-depth overview of Aquatic and Zoological Careers that can be found in the Coastal Bend region.

Whether they’re diving headfirst into a career with animals or just testing the waters, the Animal Science Exploration Program will allow students ages 14-21 years old a chance to get their feet wet with real-life experiences, meeting staff who work with the Aquarium’s animal collection giving them a personalized look at what it takes to work in the industry and build a foundation / pathway for them.  Individuals will receive a comprehensive overview of the focus program on the date they attend along with behind-the-scenes access for a tour.

The program will run from 9:00 am – 11:00 am.

Price: Member Fee: $10 per person / Non-Member Fee: $40 per person. Individuals will have the option to purchase a ticket for each date of their choosing. Purchase three event dates and get the fourth event FREE!

Tickets must be purchased online prior to the event. Click here to get yours!

  • Animal Health and Wellness

    October 28, 2023

    Join our Chief Conservation and Science Officer and learn how health and wellness work together in a zoological setting. You will get an in-depth view of what a career in Animal Health looks like and a roadmap on how you can get there too!

    Select your program and book now!


Please contact Chelsea Stone with any questions.


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The Animal Sciences Exploration Program is in partnership with Driscoll Health Plan.