Student Programs

You Can make a difference at MITRE.

Looking for a career where you can solve big problems that threaten the safety and stability of our communities and our nation? MITRE could be the right fit for you.

Whether you're a high school, college, or graduate student, we invite you to apply creativity and technical know-how from the classroom to real-world challenges. And we mean big challenges: countering cyber threats, advancing robotics capabilities, making healthcare more equitable.

We're a not-for-profit company that tackles complex challenges for the public good. That requires all perspectives. And it's why students are encouraged to bring
and gainknowledge here. In fact, we hire 500+ interns and co-ops from across the country each year. 

At MITRE, you can explore a particular field of interest, work in one of our world-class labs, get hands-on experience, and connect with mentors and peers. Our internships help jumpstart your career.

The MITRE High School Student Program 
Are you a high school student who wants to expand your knowledge in the STEM fields? Our experts are looking for learners and innovators to collaborate in cutting-edge research, engineering, development, and analysis projects to help make the world safer.​​​​​​​
Interns and Co-ops
Every day at MITRE will be a new adventure. You'll meet people filled with passion for their work, you'll encounter the latest advances in research and technology, and you'll discover career opportunities you may not have known about.​​​​​​​
New or Recent Graduates
Don't expect a slow start to your career at MITRE. Here you'll find a dizzying array of projects that will immediately test your skills. And you'll constantly be encouraged to find the opportunities that make the best use of your interests and skills.​​​​​​​
National Security Intern Program
Curious or passionate about National Security? Looking for opportunities to learn and contribute to the safety of the nation? Want to do impactful work from one of our many mission-focused locations across the US? Consider joining our National Security focused intern experience.

Join Our Talent Community

When you sign up, you’ll have first access to new positions that fit your experience and interests. You’ll also be invited to relevant events and gain access to knowledge-sharing by our experts.​​​​​​​