Internships & Career Opportunities


Internships provide students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in an occupational field through work, service, or volunteer. This provides students invaluable experiential learning and tools to utilize for their career development.

Please select your major to learn about possible internship opportunities. Ensure you are using your SDSU student email to access the internship spread sheets below.

Last Updated: 3/15/22

The best resource for you to find internship opportunities are Career Services events and workshops and HANDSHAKE.

On this page you can find:

  • Science Internships

  • Upcoming Events

  • Research Opportunities
  • Supplemental Resources

  • Career Services/Handshake

  • IMSD Program

Research Opportunities

Interested in conducting and presenting research as undergraduates. Check out these possibilities: 

Supplemental Resources

SDSU Career Services

For resources, workshops, events, and career advising.

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

(619) 594 – 6851 | SSE 1200


SDSU Handshake Aztec Career Connection

For all event details or to search for jobs/internships with Career Services, use SDSU’s Handshake. Click the Handshake Student Login link. Enter your SDSUid email and password to log in. For questions or login help contact Career Services.

Department Advisors

Your department advisor or department may know of other opportunities available. As well as may post those opportunities on your department’s Canvas homeroom.


Internships on Handshake

Handshake Instructions

Don’t see any internship opportunities available for your field? We list those opportunities shared with us but that doesn’t mean there aren’t more available.

Visit the HANDSHAKE portal for Career Services that Hosts internships from various fields and search for an opportunity.

Additional Career Services




IMSD Program

Accepting Rolling Applications

Are you passionate about research or interested in obtaining a Ph.D.?

The NIH – Funded Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) Program will pay you to conduct research with a mentor, prepare you for graduate school, and can increase your chances for admission into a graduate program. 

IMSD program promotional flyer 2020