Want to spend the summer working alongside Mickey Mouse or Shamu? The Orlando area offers those opportunities and a variety of other high-profile internships at some of the most highly respected businesses in the country.
Orlando's local economy is mostly supported by its booming tourism industry.¬† The biggest of the tourist attractions, Walt Disney World Resort, offers internships in a variety of different fields, from marketing to information technology.
For those interested in marine biology or education, SeaWorld Orlando offers internships for their SeaWorld Adventure Camp, which helps younger students understand science and human's relationship to animals.
Orlando also boasts one of the country's thriving technology and engineering hubs. The Lockheed Martin facility in Orlando offers exciting internships in Missiles and Fire Control, Enterprise Information Systems, and Simulation, Training and Support.
Additional internship opportunities include:
- Universal Orlando Resort - offers hands-on internships in everything from public relations to engineering.
- Darden Restaurants - The parent company of Red Lobster and Olive Garden offers summer internships for MBA students.
- Orlando Sentinel - If you are interested in journalism, the newspaper has internships in reporting, copy editing, and photography, as well as marketing and sales internships.
- Orlando Health and Florida Hospital - These non-profit hospital systems both offer several internships in the healthcare industry.
Visit Monster College for a more complete list of internships and jobs for students and recent graduates in Orlando and around the U.S.
In addition, most schools have well-developed internship programs with businesses connections throughout Orlando. Use our quick and private forms to request more information from Orlando schools about their internship placement services.