Current Student Opportunities

Information will be posted below on various opportunities that are available for our current Information Systems students.

If you have a listing you would like to include on this page, please contact Dwayne Butcher, dbutcher@umbc.edu.

Assistantship Opportunities for Graduate Students can be found on the graduate webpage.


The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) is hiring fall interns
Undergraduate and Graduate Student Paid Opportunities

GAO Agency logo

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) are hiring fall interns for GAO’s operational and staff offices (e.g., congressional affairs, public affairs). For more information about GAO’s operational and staff offices, see https://www.gao.gov/about/careers/our-teams. Internships are paid and have the potential to be converted to a permanent position. The application will close either when the first 250 applications are submitted or on Monday, June 17, 2024.

Students should be aware that, the internship is eligible for telework with the option of working in person If hired, interns will be assigned to one of the GAO locations listed in the vacancy announcement for the position that they applied for, and that location will be their assigned Official Duty Station (ODS). Interns will be required to report in person to their ODS for their first day of the new hire orientation to complete necessary.  Below is the link to the undergraduate and graduate application:

Undergraduate Analyst Fall Internship Application: USAJOBS – Job Announcement

Graduate Analyst Fall Internship Application USAJOBS – Job Announcement

If students have any questions, contact Leslie.

Leslie McNamara
U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)
Analyst, Health Care
McNamaraL@gao.gov
202-512-6269

Undergraduate Research Opportunity

Undergraduate student research opportunity

Are you interested in writing Python code? Summarizing research papers? Proof-reading? Doing statistics? Dr. Michael Brown leads an informal research team and has several unpaid openings for undergraduate students. There may be an opportunity to receive independent study credit. Email Dr. Brown, michaelb@umbc.edu, if you’re interested in learning more about the positions.