Full-Time Opportunities and Internships for College Students and Recent Graduates

Offering a variety of internship opportunities and full-time leadership development rotation programs in both the business and clinical sectors, UPMC provides real-world work experience to hundreds of undergraduate and graduate students each year.

Full-Time Leadership Development Rotation Programs

Our Finance Management Rotation (FMR) program, Information Services Division Rotation (ISDR) program, and Administrative Fellowship program are two-year leadership development rotation programs for top students (who have graduated recently or are about to graduate) that are interested in learning to become leaders in health care organizations.

Internship Opportunities

Our Summer Associates program is an 11-week internship that exposes students to real-world business opportunities.

In the clinical and research areas, we offer internships for nursing students looking for hands-on experience and students who wish to gain experience in biomedical research or neurophysiology.

How to apply: Deadline December 2

  1. Make sure to submit an application for the program(s) in which you are interested above
  2. Submit your personal statement (details within job descriptions) by the deadline

Questions? Check out our Student Nurse Internship and Residency FAQs!

Externship/Academic Credit Opportunities

In partnership with your educational institution, you may be eligible to earn academic credit in exchange for work experience. For academic partners who wish to initiate, modify, or renew an existing agreement, contact us for more information.

All Access Days for College Students

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work or intern at UPMC? If you are a current college student, come see what we’re all about by participating in a tour of our corporate offices. Meet current managers and employees and learn more about your field of interest.

Friday, December 11, 2015 – Business

Friday, December 11, 2015 – Clinical

Friday, January 8, 2016 – Business

Friday, January 8, 2016 – Clinical

Summer Associates

The Summer Associates Program is a highly competitive, compensated summer internship for college students interested in business or technology related areas.    Learn more


The FMR program is designed to provide accelerated exposure to corporate and healthcare finance while developing dynamic leaders.    Learn more


We offer residencies and fellowships for medical students in a variety of locations, departments, and specialties.    Learn more

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