By Ricarda Silverio
What do they do?
an aquarist investigates how to breed different species to populate exhibits.
Education and Training
The minimum degree required for an entry-level aquarist position is a bachlor's degree in marine biology or zoology
same as above
Nearly all aquarist need to be certified scuba divers before they take their first aquarium-related position.certification classes are availible to many two-and four year colleges, private fitness organizations & diving companies
Earnings & Job prospects
Starting as low as 18,000 to 22,000 but for more experienced people rises nearly to $50,000