Internship Search


Did you know that if your internship is non-credit, you can still have it denoted on your transcript?

If you would like for your non-credit internship to be listed on your transcript, report your internship.

Internship Support Fund Scholarship

The Internship Support Fund offers scholarships to students completing internships 45+ miles from Shawnee State University and demonstrating financial need.  This scholarship is to be used for transportation and/or living expenses while completing the internship.  Visit here to read more information and apply.

Search for the right internship for you!  Below are some helpful tools:

Shawnee State App

Download the Shawnee State App at shawnee.campusapp.com or search Shawnee State University in the app store.  The "Jobs & Internships" tile connects students to job and internship opportunities with businesses throughout the region.

SSU Career Connections

SSU Career Connections is a new job search engine for SSU students and alumni.  Creating a profile through SSU Career Connections has many benefits: 

  • It creates a visible profile so employers can find you
  • It connects you to 6,000+ employers
  • It makes it easier to find part-time/full-time jobs and internships.

Create your student account to get started today!  Current internship postings are posted here.  

SSU Career Development Facebook

Watch the Shawnee State Career Development Facebook page for job and internship postings.

LinkedIn

See the Student Job Hunting Handbook Series on LinkedIn, and search student jobs.

Follow Shawnee State University's public LinkedIn page.  Current students and alumni are invited to join the SSU Alumni group page.

Watch Your SSU Email Account

Job and internship postings in your area of study are also communicated to your SSU email account.

Ohio Means Internships

Check out this nationwide database of internships.  You can search for internship opportunities in every state using keywords to find positions that relate to your area of study. Start your search!

International Internship Directory

The globalEDGE International Internship Directory was created by Michigan State University's International Studies and Programs.  This directory is a reference guide for students, faculty, staff, and administrators to help match students with international internship opportunities offered by two- and four-year colleges and universities, governmental agencies, non-profit groups, private organizations, and corporations. Access the International Internship Directory.

Social Media Guides

Facebook

Check out pages 12-21 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to Facebook.

Twitter

Check out pages 7-10 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to Twitter.

LinkedIn

Check out pages 13-15 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to LinkedIn Also, check out Using LinkedIn to Find a Job or Internship.

Blogging

Check out pages 9-14 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to Blogging.

 

You might also check out the following opportunities:

Check back regularly as this list is updated throughout the academic year.

American Chemical Society

The Division of Nuclear Chemistry and Technology of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring two INTENSIVE six-week Summer Schools in Nuclear and Radiochemistry for undergraduates. The Schools are held at Brookhaven National Laboratory (Eastern Site, Long Island, NY) and San Jose State University (Western Site, San Jose, CA). Funding is provided by the U.S. Department of Energy. Fellowships include a stipend of $4,000, all tuition and fees, transportation to and from the Summer School location, housing, books, and laboratory supplies. The deadline to apply is February 1, 2018. Find out more here.

Borgen Project

The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that works with U.S. Leaders to improve their response to the global poverty crisis. They have several internship and volunteer openings that range from HR, PR/Marketing to Writing and Editing. All of the details of the different positions can be found here. The programs are based online, so they can be undertaken from any location. They have new programs starting every month, so applications can be submitted at any time through their website. Interns choose the start date that is most appropriate for them.

Only 12 percent of intern candidates applying to The Borgen Project are selected. The telecommute positions work from home, but must meet weekly deadlines, attend meetings via conference call and submit regular reports. All positions are unpaid.

Bridge Logistics

You're a college student in search for an investment in your career, not just to gain "school credit."  You're looking for a company that builds into each individual employee, focusing on strengths and how to elevate to new levels of success.  You're looking to work hard to reach your goals, but you're also wanting to learn more about yourself and about the industry along the way.  Do these statements sound like you?  If so, go here to find out more about a possible Co-op with Bridge Logistics, based in Cincinnati, OH.  To get a better idea of the co-op experience at Bridge Logistics, visit here.

Cardinal Health

Cardinal Health offers exciting opportunities for summer interns to gain real-world experience and a sense of what their organization is all about, as well as exceptional leadership programs for graduates who join their fast-paced, quality-focused environment.  This global, growing company, headquartered in Dublin, OH, is ranked in the top 25 on the Fortune 500. They are looking for bright, motivated individuals who have a genuine commitment to making a difference for Cardinal's customers and communities, while sharing their strong values. Click here to find out more about their Undergraduate Internship Program as they are currently recruiting for Summer 2018.  Click here to find out more about their Leadership Development program.

Department of Energy -- Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships

The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Institute program encourages undergraduate students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 17 participating DOE laboratories/facilities. They perform research, under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers, on projects supporting the DOE mission. Applications are due January 12, 2018, at 5 p.m. Find out more here.

Disney

Please see disneyinterns.com for information about professional internships available with Disney/ABC Television Group, Marvel, Walt Disney Imagineering and Disney Parks & Resorts Applications. Find out more about when to apply to the Disney College Program here.

Dow Jones News Fund

The Dow Jones News Fund college internship program helps competitive juniors, seniors and graduate students jump-start careers in journalism through hands-on internships with leading news organizations. Interns receive one week of rigorous pre-internship training, a weekly salary during the internship and a $1,000 scholarship for those returning to school.  Find out more here.  Applications are due by November 1, 2017.

Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth, LLC

Summer 2018 internship opportunities for Fluor-BWXT in Piketon are now posted through January 5, 2018. This program is for students who are at least 18 years of age or older at the time they begin the program. To be eligible, candidates must be eligible to work in the United States in accordance with Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Naturalization regulations. In addition, the individual must also meet all of the following criteria:

  • Must be a full time student pursuing an associate's, bachelor's or master's degree and (at time of application) have completed a minimum of two semesters or three quarters of academic course work toward a specified degree relevant to Fluor-BWXT's scope of work;
  • Must be enrolled in a participating four-year accredited college or university, OR be a permanent resident of either Jackson, Pike, Ross, or Scioto County while enrolled and pursuing a degree;

Internship postings include:

If you have questions about the Fluor-BWXT summer internship program, please send an email to Christina Emmert of Human Resources and provide your contact information. The summer internship program begins in mid-May.

Enterprise

The Enterprise Management Internship Program is a full-time, paid internship. That means you will be put in the middle of everything as you develop the skills to manage a fleet of hundreds of late model vehicles. They will teach you how to take care of customers — by actually working with them. You’ll learn to develop marketing strategies. And you’ll practice building business-to-business relationships. You'll even use the skills you learned to complete intern projects and compete for scholarships.  For more information, visit the Enterprise Management Internship Program Homepage.

Honda of America Mfg., Inc.

Several internship opportunities are offered by Honda at sites right here in Ohio.  Search for opportunities with Honda.

Kroger

The Kroger Internship Program is unique and geared towards students learning as well as professional growth. Kroger can help shape your future by developing leadership skills and business knowledge you need to enhance your career. They're not just a grocery store. They are a manufacturer, florist (the largest in America), and an innovative technology company with many teams behind the scenes who ensure all their company goals are met. To learn about available internship opportunities at Kroger, visit jobs.kroger.com, and put "internship" in the "Search by Keyword" box. Job opportunities are also available at this site. You can also create alerts to receive regular notifications about Kroger opportunities.

L Brands

Click here for more information about internships with L Brands, the parent company for Bath & Body Works, Victoria's Secret, Henri Bendel, Victoria's Secret Pink and La Senza. To learn more about L Brands and their job opportunities, you may also visit careers.lb.com. Search and apply for available internship opportunities by using the key word "internship."

National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduate students through its REU Sites program. An REU Site consists of a group of ten or so undergraduates who work in the research programs of the host institution. Each student is associated with a specific research project, where he/she works closely with the faculty and other researchers. Students are granted stipends and, in many cases, assistance with housing and travel. Undergraduate students supported with NSF funds must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions. An REU Site may be at either a U.S. or foreign location. Search by research area here.  Here are quick links to assist you in your search: Biology, Chemistry, Geology, and Physics.

Northwestern Mutual

Northwestern Mutual’s internship program is ranked “One of America’s Top Ten Internships." As a financial representative intern, you have the flexibility to pursue your studies while getting real-world job experience. 

-   Northwestern Mutual's Ideal Candidate (PDF)

-   An Internship with Impact (PDF)

-   Vault Guide to Internships (PDF)

-   A Day in the Life of a Northwestern Mutual intern

Procter & Gamble

P&G is always looking for the best and brightest from universities and colleges around the world.  There is a variety of options across all of its function areas, and you'll find an opportunity to work on real business challenges with some of the world's best-known brands.  A P&G internship allows you to work side by side with some of the industry's leading experts as you make valuable contributions to its family of brands.  Some of P&G's best professionals started out as interns there and continued to work their way throughout the business.  You must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate, master's or doctorate program to be selected.  See more information about P&G Internships.

Rochester Institute of Technology

Check out this site for a list of life-science internships, co-ops, and summer research opportunities. See results for: Pre-Med, Ecology-Animal & Plant Biology-Marine Science, University Research, Pre-Veterinary, Neuroscience, Microbiology, Immunology and even International opportunities.

 

21st Mortgage Corporation

21st Mortgage, based in Knoxville, Tenn., is the leading provider of financing in the manufactured housing industry.  Successful candidates will be making progress in attaining a degree in their chosen major, a great work ethic, multi-tasking and problem solving skills, good communication skills, outstanding ability to work with others in a team environment, and a desire to learn and advance within a credit granting loan servicing environment.  All majors will be considered.

Apply at 21stmortgage.com. For more information, check out the 21st Mortgage Intership Sheet (PDF). Check out their YouTube video.

Sleep Internships

With 50 to 70 million adults having a sleep disorder, and over a third regularly missing out on their recommended seven to eight hours of sleep, the CDC has declared insufficient sleep a public health problem. Who can help these sleep-deprived individuals? The sleep scientists, doctors, health professionals, and product manufacturers employed by the booming sleep industry.  Over 50,000 people are currently employed in this new $7 billion industry.  Find out more about internship opportunities in the sleep industry here.


 

Alumni Career Services & Workforce Development

Contact Information

Angie Duduit
Coordinator, Alumni Career Services & Workforce Development
Shawnee State University
940 Second Street, Massie B50
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Main: (740) 351-3322
E-mail: aduduit@shawnee.edu

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