Don't miss the CBEE Fall Career Reception - Tuesday, October 16, 4:30-8:00 p.m. 

Academic, Career, and Internship Advice

For Undergraduate Academic Advising, go to:

Career & Internship Advising: If you've had your resume & cover letter reviewed and explored the resources here and at the Career Development Center, please email your question or set up a career advising appointment.

Where to begin? What's your goal?

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Careers, Internships and the Job Search

Industry Internships

MECOP/CECOP Internship Program

The MECOP program offers two six-month internships for chemical or environmental engineering students and is a five-year bachelor's degree program.

Other Industry Internship Opportunities

Many companies hire engineering interns! Just follow the job search process used to find a career position, listed above. By learning these skills now, you'll have a head start when you're ready to graduate! 

Research Internships

Pete and Rosalie Johnson Internship Program

The Pete and Rosalie Johnson Undergraduate Internship Program  provides research opportunities in the summer following the completion of the first academic year. The Johnson Internship is available to any CBEE student who has successfully completed a first-year engineering intro course (such as CBEE 101) and CBEE 102. Applications are due in mid-March each year. 

Research Internships and Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs)

Potential Employers

Use these lists to explore internship and career opportunities available for CBEE students and graduates and get started on your job search. The lists are just a sampling of places where CBEE student interns or alumni have found employment; there are pleanty of opportunities beyond those listed here.

Employers - By Major
Employers - By Industry Sector

Employers: Please contact CBEE Corporate Relations at for more information or to be added to these lists.

International Internships and Study Abroad

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All about the Job Search

Job Boards


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