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Internships and Careers

Incredible Internship and Career Opportunities Just Steps Away From Campus

At Point Park University, internship and career opportunities are right at your doorstep. Within just a few blocks of Point Park's Downtown campus, undergraduate and graduate students have easy access to Pittsburgh's employers in a wide range of fields — business, technology, health services, communications, media, arts, entertainment, sports — a plethora of professional resources few universities can match.

Whether it's an internship at the Andy Warhol Museum or a full-time position at the Bank of New York Mellon, you'll be in the perfect spot to pursue these opportunities.

Point Park's Career Development Center is always ready to help, assisting students and alumni with internship and job searches, resumes, cover letters and interviewing skills.

Undergraduate Internships

Graduate Intern: Natasha Williams

From Intern to Full-Time Position

Where Our Students Intern

Through career-focused internships, you'll gain firsthand experience in your field, expanding your skill set and significantly enhancing your resume.

Check out our student internship profiles and the list below for just some of the places our students have landed internships:

  • Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office 
  • Andy Warhol Museum 
  • Animal Inc.
  • Bally Design
  • Bayer Corporation
  • Eaton Corporation 
  • Ernst & Young
  • GAI Consultants, Inc.
  • Heinz History Center
  • Mylan, Inc. 
  • Pittsburgh Penguins 
  • Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Starz's "The Chair" series
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show 
  • The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
  • United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
  • Westinghouse Electric Company 
  • Whirl Magazine 

Where Our Alumni Have Been Hired

A real-world Point Park education translates into real-world success. Many of our students have turned their internships into full-time positions — or have landed new jobs based on the education and experience they gained from Point Park.

Read our alumni career profiles and view the list below for some examples of employers who have hired our graduates:

  • Bank of New York Mellon
  • Belle Vernon High School
  • Broadway Across America
  • Central Catholic High School
  • City of Pittsburgh Office of Municipal Investigations
  • Heinz Field
  • Highmark, Inc.
  • Houston Metropolitan Dance Company
  • Ketchum Public Relations
  • Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center
  • Madison Square Garden
  • Parsons Dance
  • PennDOT
  • Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Pittsburgh Public Schools
  • Pittsburgh Technology Council
  • PNC
  • Schneider Downs
  • Stage AE
  • UPMC

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