Student Internships and Jobs

Whether you are on a career track, or in the process of determining which career you would like to pursue, CDC has numerous internship, training and volunteer opportunities for students of all academic disciplines and levels. Many of these opportunities provide invaluable experiences and potentially offer clear-cut paths to exciting careers with CDC.

  • Pathways Program for Students and Recent Graduates
  • Public Health Training Opportunities
  • Federal Work Study Program
  • Emory Rollins Earn and Learn Program
  • Student (Volunteer) Worksite Experience Program
  • Thurgood Marshall College Foundation/Student Ambassador Program
  • Recent Graduate Program
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Scientific Research is in CDC's DNA

Join our team and apply science to solve important health problems.

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Love Lab Work?

Conduct critical science at CDC and help protect our nation against dangerous health threats.

Health Scientist and Public Health

Are you a scientist engaged in public health research, studies, training or investigations? You may qualify for a fellowship. Explore our programs below to find one that is right for you.

Hiring Event Calendar

CDC participates in numerous hiring events throughout the year. Check our calendar for upcoming events.

Mission Support Careers

CDC mission support jobs play an integral role in supporting CDC's front line. Whether the duties are negotiating and procuring contracts or typing memorandums for the CDC director, each job is essential and contributes greatly to the success of meeting the agency's mission.