OWU Student Internship "Get Real" Experiences!

Career Connection offers "Get Real" OWU Connection experiences! Check out what fellow OWU students have done for their internship/experiential learning opportunities. Scroll through our Career Communities and click to see company details. Questions? Come speak with our Career Connection team by coming to Drop-In Hours (Slocum 207, M-Th 12-4:30 p.m.), or scheduling with us on Handshake!

**Note: Below is a general sampling of where our students have obtained internships & opportunities. These may or may not be available to current students. 

*Note: The internship-to-Career Community pairing is not a perfect science. Please look in multiple Career Communities for internships of interest!

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Careers With Social Impact

Organization Name Internship Title Internship Season(s) Internship Location
Alpha Group
Assistant Help
Spring Delaware, OH
Ashtabula County District Library Circulation Desk Assistant Summer Ashtabula, OH
Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging
Marketing and Fundraising Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
Big Brother Big Sister
Camp Counselor
Summer Delaware, OH
Big Brother Big Sister Big Sister
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Camp Lenox Assistant Athletic Director Summer Lee, MA
Cleveland Sight Center Summer Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
College Now – SOTC AmeriCorps Program Intern Summer Cleveland, OH
Common Ground Free Store
Volunteer: Checkout
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Desiree Tims Congressional Campaign
Political Intern
Summer/Fall Delaware, OH
Spring Quito, Ecuador
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Student Workforce Trainee
Summer/Fall/Spring Quantico, VA
The Garden Club Project
Volunteer Team
Summer Columbus, OH
Girl Scouts of America
Equestrian Assistant
Summer Greenville, SC
Global Recovery Group LLC
Summer Columbus, OH
International Society
Summer Georgia
Jane Timken for Ohio Intern Summer/Fall/Spring Columbus and Canton, OH
LEAP Program – SOTC Job Coach N/A Holland, OH
Linking Employment, Abilities, and Potential (LEAP)
Job Coach
Summer Cleveland, OH
Maine Conservation Corps Site Supervisor Summer/Fall Maine
Melanie Farkas for Liberty Township Data and Field Intern Fall Delaware, OH
New Visions Group Intern N/A Columbus, OH
Next Genius Scholarship Foundation
Fall Remote
Ohio Auditor of State
DITA Intern
Summer Columbus, OH (hybrid)
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
Independent Care Provider
Summer/Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Career Connection Peer Career Coach and Marketing Intern Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Libraries
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Palmer Global Scholars Program
Global Scholars Intern Manager
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU World Languages & Cultures Department
German Tutor
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Parole Illinois
Summer Remote
People in Need (PIN) Food Panty Intern Summer Delaware, OH
People in Need of Delaware County
Operations Intern
Summer Delaware, OH
Permaculture de Atta
Legislative Intern
Summer Barcelona, Spain
Recreation Unlimited Camp Counselor Summer Ashley, OH
Ronald McDonald House
Fall Delaware, OH
The Salvation Army National Capital Area Command
Grants Intern
Summer Washington, D.C.
San Francisco Public Health Department
Homeless Outreach Team
Summer San Francisco, CA
SBP Volunteer
Spring Delaware, OH
Seminary Hill Farm – Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO) Farm Intern Summer/Fall Delaware, OH
Slavic Village Development
Housing Assistant Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
State Department
Office of Weapons of Mass Destruction Intern Summer Washington, D.C. and Maryland
U.S. Department of State – Wesleyan in Washington Intern N/A Washington, D.C.
Wesleyan in Washington Intern N/A Washington, D.C.
Whitehall Parks & Recreation
Summer Whitehall, OH


Organization Name Internship Title Internship Season(s) Internship Location
Ameriprise Financial Services LLC
Financial Planning Intern
Spring Worthington, OH
Bank of America Rates and Currencies Origination Summer Analyst Summer San Francisco, CA (remote)
Blue and Co.
Tax Intern
Spring Westerville, OH
Capital Group
Investment Operations
Summer Norfolk, VA but Remote
Capital Group
Investment Operations Intern
Summer Remote
Central Insurance
Data Engineer Intern
Summer Van Wert, OH
Central Insurance
Data Engineer Intern
Summer Van Wert, OH
Champ City
Marketing Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
Columbus Blue Jackets
Sales and Service Events Intern
Fall/Spring Columbus, OH
Colliers International
Valuation Analyst
Summer/Fall/Spring Columbus, OH
Finance Intern
Spring Boone County, KY
Summer Columbus, OH
Delaware Rising FC Gameday Operations Intern Summer/Fall Delaware, OH
District of Columbia Primary Care Association (DCPCA) Accounting Intern Summer Washington, D.C.
Dodds Accounting
Accounting Intern
Summer Baton Rouge, LA
eXp Realty
Summer/Fall/Spring Ohio
Express Employment Professionals
Front Office Coordinator
Summer Vancouver, WA
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Financial Analyst Intern Summer Dallas, TX
Franklin County Auditor's Office
GIS Intern
Fall/Spring Columbus, OH
Heximer Intern N/A Dublin, OH
Hondros Hemp Farm and Motive CBD
Hemp Farmer Intern and Law Research Intern
Summer/Fall Sunbury, OH
Key Bank Document Imaging Specialist
Summer/Fall/Spring Remote
Key Bank Retail Banking Internship N/A Cleveland, OH
Kowalski Heat Treating Marketing/Export Compliance Intern Summer Cleveland, OH
Tech Assurance Audit Intern
Summer Pittsburgh, PA
Executive Assistant in the Accounting Department
Summer Temple Hills, MD
LiveIntent Revenue Operations Intern N/A New York City, NY
Makena Capital Management
Investment Analyst
Summer Menlo Park, CA
Maloney Novotny Accounting Intern N/A Columbus, OH
MetroHealth Program and Project Management Intern Summer Cleveland, OH (hybrid)
Mobility of Columbus Sales/Marketing Intern N/A N/A
National Bank of Kyrgyz Republic
Summer Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
Ohio Export Internship Program
Summer/Spring Ohio
OWU Athletic Department
Data Analytics Intern
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
PNC Bank
Operations Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
Primerica Financial Broker
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Senior Rep
Summer/Fall/Spring Worthington, OH and Remote
Rev1 Ventures
Summer/Fall Columbus, OH
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Human Resource Intern (now Recruiter) Summer/Fall Cleveland, OH (now remote)
Schneider Downs Accounting Intern Summer Columbus, OH
Summer on the Cuyahoga (SOTC) Assistant Summer Program Coordinator Summer Cleveland, OH
Sturgill Insurance Intern N/A Delaware, OH
TJ Maxx
Customer Experience Coordinator
Summer/Fall/Spring Plain City, OH
Bill Review
Summer/Fall/Spring Powell, OH
Summer Operations Management Intern
Summer Boston, MA
Victoria's Secret Database Administrator Intern Summer Columbus, OH
Western Alliance Bank Credit Analyst Intern Summer San Diego, CA


Organization Name Internship Title Internship Season(s) Internship Location
Alpha Group
Summer Youth Coordinator
Summer Mansfield, OH
Aspire at Hathaway Brown Core Teacher Summer Cleveland, OH
Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging
Marketing Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
Big Walnut Middle School
Eighth Grade Boys Basketball Coach
Fall Sunbury, OH
Buckeye Valley West Extended School Year Tutor Summer Ostrander, OH
Career Confidence & Clarity Social Media and Marketing Intern Summer/Fall Delaware, OH
Corporate Ready LLC Digital Marketing and Social Media Intern N/A Huntsville, AL
Delaware County Humane Society Marketing/PR Intern N/A Delaware, OH
Delaware County Visitors' Bureau Intern N/A Delaware, OH
Delaware Entrepreneurial Center (DEC OWU) Social Media and Marketing Intern Fall Delaware, OH
Delaware Juvenile System
Spring Delaware, OH
Destination Delaware County Ohio
Digital Marketing Coordinator
Summer/Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Digital Strategy Inc.
Digital Strategist
Summer/Fall/Spring Remote
Evergreen Podcasts Marketing Intern Summer/Fall Remote
Flexbooker Software Developer N/A Columbus, OH
Freedom Schools Student Leader Intern (teacher) Summer Newark, OH
Gen Z Designs Intern Fall New York City, NY
Girls on the Run Social Media Intern Summer/Spring Remote
Goodman Media Social Media Intern Summer New York City, NY
Communication Intern
Summer Remote
Haugland Learning Center
Outreach Home Education Aide
Summer/Fall/Spring Columbus, OH
Content Marketing Intern
Summer Dublin, OH
Loft by Ann Taylor
Visual Marketing Intern
Summer/Fall/Spring Columbus, OH
M2 Marketing
Digial Marketing Intern
Summer Columbus, OH
M2 Marketing Graphic Design Intern
Summer Columbus, OH
Menlo Coaching Writing and Marketing Intern Fall/Spring Remote
MetroHealth Marketing and Communication Intern Summer Cleveland, OH
Mifflin Township
Communications Intern
Summer Miflin, OH
The National Book Critics Circle
Summer Remote
Objective Reality Inc.
Marketing and Social Media Manager Intern
Summer Remote
Camp Counselor
Fall Delaware, OH
OWU Communications Department Intern Summer Delaware, OH
OWU Department of Education
Legacy Intern, Marketing
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Department of Education N/A
Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Department of World Languages and Cultures
Japanese Tutor / Teacher Assistant
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Early Childhood Center Intern N/A Delaware, OH
OWU Early Childhood Center Volunteer
Spring Delaware, OH
Pearl Corporation
Marketing and Sales Intern
Summer Nashville, TN
Perform Strong Social Media and Marketing Intern Summer Red Lion, PA
Restavek Freedom
Summer Cincinnati, OH
Role Model Magazine
Social Media Intern
Fall Columbus, OH
Shout it Out Design Content Creation Intern Summer/Fall Yellow Springs, OH
Sports Mentalytics Media Coordinator Summer Florida (remote)
Summer on the Cuyahoga
Marketing and Special Projects Intern
Summer Cleveland, OH
Xingyun Group
Marketing Intern
Summer Abroad

Humanities & The Arts

Organization Name Internship Title Internship Season(s) Internship Location
All Glass Systems
Summer Mansfield, OH
Atlantic Pictures Intern N/A New York City, NY
Barbara Freidman Studio Intern N/A New York City, NY
Beck Center for the Arts
Administrative Intern
Summer Lakewood, OH
Chiara deRege Interiors Intern N/A New York City, NY
Summer Lisbon, Portugal
Summer Santa Fe, NM
Spring Santa Clarita, CA
Galway Archaeology Field School
Summer Galway, Ireland
Greenpoint Productions Intern N/A Brooklyn, NY
Hilliard Food Pantry
Summer Hilliard, OH
Jersey Sporting News
Staff Writer
Summer/Spring Long Branch, NJ
Linda Rosier Photography Studio Intern N/A New York City, NY
Service Staff
Summer Delaware, OH
OWU Department of World Languages and Cultures
2021 Fall Hispanic Film Festival Web Designer And Festival Assistant
Fall Delaware, OH
OWU English Department Managing Editorial Intern Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Transcript Transcript Intern N/A Delaware, OH
Project Art
Summer New York City, NY
Rainbow PUSH
Social Justice Intern
Summer Chicago, IL
Sitka Fine Arts Camp
Summer Sitka, AK
Steven Assael Studio Intern N/A New York City, NY
The Trident
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Video Art & Experimental Film Festival
Spring New York City, NY
Yellow Springs News Freelance Writing Intern Spring Yellow Springs, OH


Organization Name Internship Title Internship Season(s) Internship Location
Allpets at Pickerington
Customer Service Representative
Summer Pickerington, OH
Aquarium of the Pacific
Spring Long Beach, CA
Bally Sports Group LLC
Assistant Program Director
Summer/Spring Columbus, OH
Baylor College of Medicine SMART Program, Texas Children's Cancer Center Department of Pediatrics
Student Laboratory Assistant
Summer Houston, TX
Bons-Secours Mercy Health
Midwife Job Shadowing
Spring Tiffin, OH
Boonshoft Museum of Discovery Animal Care Intern N/A Dayton, OH
The Center of Recovery and Exercise Neuro-Exercise Technician Summer Altamonte Springs, FL
Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
Primate Keeper Intern
Summer Cincinnati, OH
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Animal Programs
Summer Columbus, OH
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Observation Research Study N/A Columbus, OH
Cross County Veterinary Service
Veterinary Assistant
Summer/Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Crown Ridge Tiger Santuary
Level 1 Animal Intern
Summer Ste. Genevieve, MO
The Delaware County Humane Society
Animal Care Taker
Summer Delaware, OH
Fox Valley Wildlife Center
Animal Rehab Tech
Summer South Elgin, IL
GVI Peru: Wildlife Conservation
Summer Oxapampa, Peru
ISA World Studies
Volunteer Medical Staff
Summer Abroad
Kentucky Wildlife Center Intern N/A Lexington, KY
Lorain County Metroparks
Animal Care Intern
Summer LaGrange, OH
Mayo Clinic
Spring Jacksonville, FL
Minnesota Wildlife Rehabilitation Center
Mammal Intern
Summer Roseville, MN
Mount Carmel
Radiology Tech Aide
Summer/Fall/Spring Lewis Center, OH
Nashville Zoo
Summer Nashville, TN
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Research Student
Summer/Fall Columbus, OH
Spring Delaware, OH
Spring Columbus, OH
OhioHealth Intern for Occupational Therapy
Summer Columbus, OH
Ohio Wildlife Center
Education and Rehabilitation Assistant
Summer Dublin, OH
OWU Cooking Matters Cooking Matters Coordinator N/A Delaware, OH
OWU Cooking Matters Instructor
Summer/Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
PlayFit Child Fitness/Assessment/Special Olympics Intern N/A Calgary, AB, Canada
Preservation Parks
Animal Care Volunteer
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Prospect Performance Academy
Strength and Conditioning Coach
Summer Aurora, OH
Ross County Humane Society
Kennel Cleaner
Summer Chillicothe, OH
Special Considerations/Play Fit
Play Fit Instructor
Summer Delaware, OH
T3 Sports Performance
Sports Performance Intern
Summer Avon, OH
Total Education Solutions Registered Behavior Technician Fall/Spring Columbus, OH
Valley Central Emergency and Referral Center Intern N/A Fullerton, PA
The Wilds
Wildecamp Counselor
Summer Cumberland, OH
The Woodlands Foundation Counselor Summer Wexford, PA


Organization Name Internship Title Internship Season(s) Internship Location
Programmer Analyst
Summer/Fall/Spring Canton, OH and Remote
BAIT Consulting Ltd. Consulting Intern Fall Accra, Ghana
Bangladesh Astronomy Research Collaboration (BARC); NASA; JAXA
Citizen Scientist and Asteroid Finder
Summer Dhaka, Bangladesh
Baruch REU
Student Researcher
Summer New York City, NY
Battelle Finance Intern N/A Columbus, OH
Carnegie Science Center Anatomy and Biology Intern Summer Pittsburgh, PA
Central Insurance
Data Engineering Intern
Summer Van Wert, OH
CIRCLE Program (Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences at Duquesne University, URP) 
Undergraduate Researcher
Summer Pittsburgh, PA
City of Delaware Public Utilities Department
Watershed and Sustainability Intern
Summer Delaware, OH
Cityworks GIS
Cityworks Intern
Summer West Bend, WI
Columbus Recreation and Parks Department Intern N/A Columbus, OH
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Observation Internship
Spring Columbus, OH
Computational Data Science in Astrophysics (NC State University)
Undergraduate Researcher
Summer Raleigh, NC
Data Migration Specialist
Summer Columbus, OH
Cornell University
Summer Ithaca, NY
Cornell University Student Researcher
Summer Ithaca, NY
Custom Rubber Corporation
Software Implementation Intern
Summer/Fall Cleveland, OH
Del-Co Water Company Water Quality Intern Summer Delaware, OH
Delaware Public Utilities Department GIS Internship N/A Delaware, OH
Franklin County Auditor's Office Geographic Information Systems Intern Fall Columbus, OH
Conservation Intern
Summer Giannitsochori, Greece
Idol Corporate
Software/Front-End Engineer Intern
Summer/Spring Remote
Interdisciplinary Problem Solving in Human-Domainated Wetland Ecosystems REU (Rochester Institute of Technology)
Undergraduate Researcher
Summer Rochester, NY
Lexon Junior Java Developer
Summer Dublin, OH
Junior Software Developer
Summer Dublin, OH
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Quantitative Sciences Undergraduate Research Experience (QSURE) Intern Summer Remote
Ohio 5 and The Ohio State University
Research Intern
Summer Columbus, OH
The Ohio State University OSU-SURE Intern Summer Remote
The Ohio State University / Ohio5 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
Research Technician Intern
Summer Columbus, OH
OWU Department of Biological Sciences
Zoology Research Assistant
Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Department of Environment & Sustainability
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Department of Mathematics & Computer Science
Assistant Researcher
Summer Delaware, OH
OWU Department of Physics & Astronomy Researcher
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
OWU Department of Physics & Astronomy
Student Researcher
Summer Delaware, OH
OWU Summer Science Research Program (SSRP) Research Assistant Summer Delaware, OH
OWU Summer Science Research Program (SSRP) SSRP Intern
Summer Delaware, OH
OWU Summer Science Research Program (SSRP) Student Researcher Summer Delaware, OH
The Rucks Group
Research Assistant
Summer Dayton, OH and Remote
RxNXT IOS Engineer Summer New Albany, OH
Select Sires Intern Summer/Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Seminary Hill Farm
Summer Intern
Summer Columbus, OH
South Florida Wildlife Center Intern N/A Fort Lauderdale, FL
USDA, Forest Service, Northern Research Station
Student Trainee
Summer Delaware, OH
University of Kansas
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Summer Lawrence, KS
Vadnie Lab (OWU)
Lab Assistant
Fall/Spring Delaware, OH
Vecmar Programmer / Cloud Architect N/A Mentor, OH
WIDEangle Ventures Research Analyst Fall/Spring Remote
Wolverton Lab (OWU) Lab Assistant Summer Delaware, OH
Wolverton Lab (OWU) Summer Researcher (SSRP)
Summer Delaware, OH
Women in Analytics
Research Student
Summer Columbus, OH