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Science Internship Opportunities

Internships are a great way to get meaningful experiences relevant to your major or career goals. Internships are also a way to make your résumé more competitive when applying to jobs after graduation. Check out the information below to learn more about internships and jobs you can pursue while a student at FAU. 

Science Internship Course – IDS 3941

The College of Science partners with the  FAU Career Center to offer the (1-3 credit) Science Internship Course. Registration is open for fall 2019. Requirements for this course are as follows: must be a JUNIOR or SENIOR in class standing and have a 3.0 GPA or above

If you are interested in getting more information about this opportunity, please schedule an appointment through  Handshake with your Science Career Liaison: Ella Tepper Feliciano, etepper1@fau.edu . Internships lead to jobs and career readiness!

You can also meet with Ella to discuss additional internship course options.

How to Set Up an Appointment:

  •  Log in  and claim your account in Handshake: fau.joinhandshake.com

  • Click on “Career Center” in the top right corner

  •   Select “Appointments” from the drop-down menu

  • Click on “Schedule a New Appointment” in the blue box on the left corner

  •   From here follow the prompts to choose an appointment category “Boca Raton campus - College Career Advisor”

  • Then, select your appointment type

Examples of Companies that Provide Internships

USDA ARS Invasive Plant Research Lab 

Broward County Parks 

Palm Beach Zoo 

Boca Raton Children’s Museum

South Florida Water Management District

BARWIS Methods

Smithsonian Marine Station

Upcoming Fall 2019 Events: 

FAU Internship and Part-Time Job Fair - Thursday, August 29 

This fair provides students an avenue to network with employers and learns about internships and part-time positions in a myriad of industries. We strongly encourage you to dress business casual when you attend the fair, and you'll also want to bring multiple copies of your resume with you.

https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/10020/student_preview

Please RSVP in Handshake ahead of time so that you don’t miss out on pertinent information regarding the event!

Careers in Healthcare Networking Night - September 25 

FAU students and alumni are invited to attend the FAU Careers in Healthcare Networking Night hosted by the FAU Career Center on September 25, 2019. Recruiters and representatives from industry-leading organizations and agencies attend this event to share with you various opportunities in healthcare related positions. This career fair provides students an avenue to network with employers and learn about positions within this field.

https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/10207/student_preview

Please RSVP in Handshake ahead of time so that you don’t miss out on pertinent information regarding the event!

Internship Contest

Are you currently in an awesome internship? Enter the FAU Best Internship Contest! Learn more here

 

Additional Resources:

FAU On-Campus Positions 

Community Part-Time Jobs

Graduate Assistantship