Student Internship Programs
Today's undergraduate and graduate students have a unique professional opportunity ahead of them. Demand for trained, well equipped cybersecurty professionals is at an all-time high and the number of unfilled positions grows by the month. Students who combine rigorous academic studies with practical experience will be uniquely qualified to direct their career path in this field.
Students interested in gaining experience should consider one of the internship programs by the Department of Homeland Security.
The National HS-STEM Summer Internship Program provides undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to work with homeland security professionals and researchers for up to ten weeks during the summer. Participants are provided a stipend and conduct research in DHS mission-relevant research areas at federal research facilities.