Find Jobs & Internships

We work directly with employers to locate the latest job and internship opportunities. We hope these resources will help you find the perfect match!

  • Handshake: Find hundreds of internship and job postings (Duke NetID required)
  • CareerWise Newsletter: During the academic year, our weekly e-newsletter keeps you up to date on the latest opportunities, deadlines and Career Center events. 
  • DukeList: Find on-campus job, leadership or volunteer opportunities (Duke NetID required)

Recruiting Events

Meet employers through networking events and career fairs held throughout the year. Events are open to all students.

School-Year Opportunities

There are many ways to build relationships with potential employers or engage in on-campus jobs and leadership opportunities during your time at the Nicholas School.

  • Career Treks: allows small groups of students to travel to companies and organizations to learn from practicing professionals and gain insights into potential careers.
  • Client-Based Courses & Master’s Projects: tackle real-world problems by serving as a student consultant through a client-based course or master’s project.

Our Students' Experiences

Internships / Summer EXPERIENCES

Internships are an integral part of the Nicholas School educational experience and your professional development. Each summer, about 95% of our students engage in internships or summer research projects around the world, providing valuable opportunities to gain career-related experience and build a professional network.

Read Internship success stories

2021 Summer Experience Report

Past Summer Experience Reports


Post-Graduation Jobs & Fellowships

The vast majority of our graduates enter full-time, permanent positions that are closely related to their degree. Some opt to build on their educational experience with post-graduation fellowship opportunities or additional advanced degrees.