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.

  • Finance Management Rotation (FMR) Program: applications are currently closed.  Please check back in August 2016.
  • Information Services Division Rotation (ISDR) Program: Applications are currently closed. Please check back in August 2016.
  • Administrative Fellowship Program: Applications are currently closed. Please check back in August 2016.

Internship Opportunities

Health Services Division (HSD) Summer Residency Program

The UPMC Health Services Division (HSD) Summer Residency is a 500-hour, paid internship, starting in mid-May. Learn more!

Summer Associates Program

Our Summer Associates program is an 11-week internship that exposes students to real-world business opportunities such as Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Information Services, Supply Chain, and more!

For a full list of opportunities or to submit an application, please check back in August 2016.

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.

  • Summer Student Nurse Internship: paid only option
  • Summer Student Nurse Residency: For credit with casual PCT option

How to apply: Applications have closed for Summer 2016, please check back in fall 2016!

  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

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.



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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