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Internships and Job Opportunities

Each department in the College has its own process for handling internship and job postings. You should talk to the faculty and staff in your home department for additional information and visit the individual department web sites.

Energy and Mineral Engineering related career opportunities can be found using the eCareer web site, hosted by the Engineering Career Resources & Employer Relations.

Geography related career opportunities.

Geosciences related career opportunities.

Materials Sciences and Engineering related career opportunities.  Related career opportunities can also be found using the eCareer web site, hosted by the Engineering Career Resources & Employer Relations.

Meteorology related career opportunities.

Penn State Career Services
The University’s Office of Career Services helps students with career planning and the job search process. They hold free training seminars on resume building and interviewing skills, and they host the annual Career Fair at the Bryce Jordan Center. Visit for more information.

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Opportunities
Interested in being paid to do research in your field during the summer? Check out the REU listings at These research opportunities are primarily intended for students with good GPAs entering their senior year in the fall; however, highly motivated juniors and sophomores with high GPAs are also eligible.

Engineering Co-op Opportunities
The Engineering Career Resources and Employer Relations offers paid, progressive, engineering-career-related experience.

The Eberly College of Science Career and International Education office coordinates a variety of science-career-related work experiences.

IAESTE Short Term International Programs
Are you interested in going on a short-term program abroad in the summer? You can earn academic credit and learn about a technical issue in a global context. Even if you are taking summer classes or interning in the U.S. during the summer, this program may still fit your schedule. IAESTE United States offers credit-bearing short-term programs designed especially for technical students. Visit for more information.