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Best Internships by Employment Factor
Firsthand surveyed thousands of current and former interns about their internship programs, asking them to assess their experiences on a variety of different factors. The 2022 Best Internships Rankings are based on the results of the 2021 Internship Survey conducted in the summer of 2021.
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2022 Best Internships for Real-Life Experience
#1
Infosys InStep Internship Program
Infosys is a global leader in technology services and consulting. InStep is Infosys’ Global Internship Program for undergraduate, graduate, MBA and PhD students from top academic institutions around the world. This internship program, which is...
SCORE 9.934
2021 Ranking #2
Infosys Consulting
#2
Lyft Software Engineering Internship
Lyft Interns work side-by-side with top engineers in the industry while having autonomy from the get-go. They contribute to user-facing products and are able to see their work go live quickly. Lyft fosters a collaborative environment in the...
SCORE 9.923
2021 Ranking #NR
#3
College Works Painting Internship
College Works Paintings provides college and university students a unique, life-transforming opportunity to build business management and leadership skills, hands-on. The internship empowers students to run their own local businesses, manage...
SCORE 9.900
2021 Ranking #5
#4
The H&CO Academy
H&CO’s internship program, known as H&CO Academy, is designed to empower and provide students with first-hand experience in different projects and actual client engagements. Throughout the academy program, you will be exposed to clients...
SCORE 9.875
2021 Ranking #NR
#5
Harris Williams Summer Associate & Analyst Program
Summer Analysts and Associates participate in live transactions during their 10 weeks at Harris Williams.  The program enables participants to gain exposure to the different phases of an M&A transaction, as well as to different industry...
SCORE 9.857
2021 Ranking #NR
Harris Williams
#6
FT Partners Internship Program
More information about 's FT Partners internship program is on the way. For now, be sure to check out   FT Partner s' current internship openings  on their site.
SCORE 9.800
2021 Ranking #NR
#7
The Garrett Companies Internship Program
More information about The Garrett Companies' internship program is on the way. For now, be sure to check out The Garrett Companies' current internship openings on their site by clicking here .
SCORE 9.778
2021 Ranking #NR
#8
Northwestern Mutual Internship
An internship at Northwestern Mutual gives you valuable, real-world work experience to prepare you for a career at Northwestern Mutual or elsewhere, while building on your classroom learning. You have flexibility to pursue your studies while...
SCORE 9.755
2021 Ranking #3
Northwestern Mutual
#9
Exelaration Software Center Internship Program
The future of technology depends on an abundant flow of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) students with the skills and experience to solve big challenges. Exelaration addresses the STEM skills shortage by connecting young...
SCORE 9.750
2021 Ranking #7
#10
BMSS Internship Program
More information about 's BMSS (Barfield, Murphy, Shank & Smith) internship program is on the way. For now, be sure to check out   BMSS ' current internship openings  on their site.
SCORE 9.727
2021 Ranking #NR
#11
Radio Flyer Internship Program
Radio Flyer interns are given a dynamic work environment that is designed to help students thrive in their career endeavors and support both professional and personal growth. Interns are hired across all departments, including product...
SCORE 9.714
2021 Ranking #8
#12
SpaceX Internship Program
More information about SpaceX's internship program is on the way. For now, be sure to check out SpaceX 's current internship openings on their site by clicking here .
SCORE 9.708
2021 Ranking #11
#13
McMaster-Carr Internship Program
McMaster-Carr offers internships in multiple areas including: Customer Solutions Distribution Operations Management Development Merchandising & Publishing Software Development & Design
SCORE 9.700
2021 Ranking #NR
#14
Unilever Internship Program
SCORE 9.688
2021 Ranking #NR
#15
DAVIS Summer Internship Program
Each summer, James G Davis Construction Corporation welcomes an amazing group of college students to their DAVIS internship. From day one interns are part of the team. Through a variety of project types, at different stages of completion,...
SCORE 9.625
2021 Ranking #9
#16
The Home Depot Internship Program
At The Home Depot, interns are valuable contributors on challenging and immersive projects that directly impact the business. Interns who join the Home Depot family become part of an innovative and fast-paced team with ample opportunity to grow...
SCORE 9.570
2021 Ranking #23
#17
PKF O'Connor Davies Internship Program
Programs offered at PKF O’Connor Davies give students hands on experience, allowing them to explore a career in public accounting. Interns broaden their network by participating in community service, Firm events and social activities. Interns...
SCORE 9.561
2021 Ranking #NR
PKF O'Connor Davies
#18
Slalom Build Internship
With the goal of being the best place for the builders of tomorrow to start their careers, Slalom has developed a 10-week program that focuses on building the latest in software and technology products. Slalom intern teams walk away from this...
SCORE 9.560
2021 Ranking #25
Slalom Consulting
#19
Ross Stores Internship Program
Ross Stores offers the following internship opportunities: Retail Leadership: The 10-week internship provides structured in-store training to develop your management and organizational skills, gain insight on the retail operations of a...
SCORE 9.556
2021 Ranking #NR
#20
Evercore Advisory Summer Analyst and Summer Associate Program
The Evercore Summer Program is a 10-week program (including one week of training) designed to provide highly motivated undergraduates and MBAs with a representative experience in investment banking. As part of the program, interns will work on a...
SCORE 9.547
2021 Ranking #12
Evercore
#21
Liberty Mutual Insurance Internship Program
Liberty Mutual's internship program gives you a chance to test the waters. As you apply your skills and knowledge in a variety of actual corporate situations, you’ll learn how your interests match up with the jobs they offer. Liberty Mutual...
SCORE 9.538
2021 Ranking #NR
#22
HITT Futures Internship
HITT Construction Interns participate in hands-on internship experiences in the “Cornerstone Phase” of the four-phased HITT Futures Leadership Program. Construction Interns are placed with Futures Program mentors for the duration of their summer...
SCORE 9.533
2021 Ranking #16
#23
Blue & Co., LLC Accounting Internship
Blue interns can expect to contribute quickly to the success of the team. Interns will have a meaningful, worthwhile experience as they participate in  client-service teams, working on the same tasks as a new Staff Accountant. Interns are...
SCORE 9.529
2021 Ranking #NR
#23
CapTech Elevate Internship
At CapTech, interns work in tandem with other interns for twelve weeks and experience the full lifecycle of a typical IT consulting project. You'll be working to help solve some of CapTech's internal projects, including all aspects of the...
SCORE 9.529
2021 Ranking #6
#25
NetApp Internship Program
NetApp invests heavily in new talent. Interns will have all the resources, mentoring and feedback they need to grow, among a team that celebrates individuality and welcomes different perspectives. NetApp has interns in almost every major...
SCORE 9.519
2021 Ranking #17
#26
Nickelodeon Animation NICKternship Program
An internship at Nickelodeon Animation can launch you on an exciting, fun-filled career in children’s entertainment. Nickelodeon produces hits like SpongeBob SquarePants, The Loud House, All That, America’s Most Musical Family, and The...
SCORE 9.500
2021 Ranking #10
#27
Comcast Central Division Internship Program
More information about Comcast's internship program is on the way. For now, be sure to read  Comcast's  profile on Firsthand   and check out   Comcast 's current internship openings  on their site.
SCORE 9.487
2021 Ranking #NR
#28
CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Internship
CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services is proud to offer the following intern positions: Actuary Intern Asset Management Intern Compliance Intern Data Analytics Intern Finance Intern Investor & Corporate Relations...
SCORE 9.455
2021 Ranking #NR
CBIZ MHM
#29
Lazard Summer Analyst and Summer Associate Program
Summer Analyst Summer Analyst positions in Lazard’s Financial Advisory business are offered at each of Lazard's six offices across the U.S. The goal of the Summer Analyst program is to offer successful candidates a full-time opportunity to join...
SCORE 9.433
2021 Ranking #NR
Lazard
#30
UScellular Internship Program
In UScellular’ s 10-week, full time and paid internship, students are able to learn from project-driven work. The program is driven by a development plan that mentors and leaders fill with impactful work, learning and fun. This immersive...
SCORE 9.429
2021 Ranking #NR