Internship Opportunities

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Internships can be a great way to obtain marketable skills, increase your likelihood of a job offer, and expand your professional network. To make an internship a worthwhile, look for opportunities with:

  • An assigned supervisor who will work closely with you
  • Substantive assignments and responsibilities
  • Periodic evaluations of your work
  • A reputable organization with a record of preparing interns for success

To increase your chances of getting an internship

  • Start looking early; Summer internships are typically advertised from December to February.
  • Seek letters of recommendation early from professors and other mentors.
  • Polish your resume and your profile for LinkedIn and Handshake. Free help available here!
  • Attend the STEM Career Fair each Fall and Winter semester.
  • User your personal connections!


Here are some resources for finding internship opportunities: