Intern with PA
Watch this video to hear what students have to say about internships with the commonwealth!
Pursue an internship to gain experience related to your major.
Post Graduate Students
This program allows candidates who have completed a doctoral degree in psychology to gain supervised hours toward licensure under the supervision of one of our Licensed Psychologist Managers.
Intern for an agency geared towards your field of study, which leads to permanent employment after graduation – guaranteed!
DCNR seeks students majoring in fields such as Environmental Sciences, Forestry, Environmental Planning, Parks and Recreation Management, Geology, Information Technology, Civil Engineering, Criminal Justice, and Geographic Information Systems.
Work within state government gaining experience in various state programs and attending seminars with leading appointed officials and key media personnel.
Dept of Agriculture
This internship will provide a student with an opportunity to work with the Food Export Manager at the Department of Agriculture assisting with research and outreach efforts.
Dept of Health
The Department of Health offers paid and unpaid internships focusing on Health Administration and recent Health changes.
Come gain valuable experience in the legal field including legal research, and preparing legal documents, briefs, pleadings and opinions.
High School Students
High School Students can advance in your career goals receive formal training in the fields for which they are interested and start a career in state government.
This internship program connects local high schools students and recent graduates to state government in a meaningful way.
PA State System of Higher Education
Learn about public policy practice and the dynamics of state government through direct involvement with policy makers through The Harrisburg Internship Semester (THIS) from the State System of Higher Education.
Dept of Labor & Industry
Study alongside of professional Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors and train in all facets of the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.
Fish & Boat Commission
Assist Fisheries Biologist with studies on many of PA’s lakes, rivers, and streams.