The Office of Career Services: Internship Opportunities

Announcement of New Internship Opportunities

Dear Queensborough Community College Student:

If you are interested in or have any questions about internships please take the time to either call (718) 631-6297 or e-mail to make an appointment with me. I will be happy to discuss your internship options with you.

Check out our Guide to Internships and Cooperative Education for more information on how to take advantage of internship opportunities.

Below are Internship Opportunities for your consideration.

2015 Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative

Major: Criminal Justice

Department of Homeland Security Secretary’s Honors Program Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative (can be done for credit).

The Secretary’s Honors Program Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative provides students pursuing cybersecurity related degrees with an opportunity to work with top Department of Homeland Security (DHS) cybersecurity professionals, while learning about the unique cybersecurity missions of the department. By offering temporary, hands-on experience to current students, DHS hopes to make a meaningful impact on the education of the Nation’s next generation of cybersecurity talent.

Why Become a Student Volunteer?
As a Cyber Student Volunteer, you will be able to:

  • Explore exciting cybersecurity career opportunities, including those available in public service
  • Apply concepts, protocols, and tools acquired through coursework by assisting cyber experts in the real world
  • Build technical experience in key areas such as digital forensics, network diagnostics and incident response
  • Network with cybersecurity professionals through mentoring and professional development events from cyber threats


J Model Management

J Model Management, a global fashion show organiser which specialises in producing history making catwalks at the most iconic venues in the world. We marked our 8th extraordinary showcase atop the world famous architectural wonder, the Eiffel Tower, in October 2014. Our previous international successes include the world’s highest fashion show on the Grand Canyon Skywalk, top-of-America catwalk on One World Trade Center, and fashion phenomena on Tower Bridge in London, PETRONAS Twin Towers’ Skybridge in Kuala Lumpur, Costa Atlantica in Dubai, Gardens by the Bay’s Skyway in Singapore, and the Seine river in Paris.

We are providing well-rounded students and graduates from all majors with a unique opportunity to gain experience in London, Paris, and New York between 2 January and 31 March 2015. We are known for maintaining one of the best internship programmes in the industry. We have worked with over 60 universities in the United States, United Kingdom, France, United Arab Emirates, and Singapore and trained hundreds of students and graduates from all majors.

Students and graduates will be involved in various aspects of the event management process from conducting researching in various industries, communicating with potential partners, brands, and the press, to experiencing logistics management. We show them how fast and competitive the industry is and prepare them for the next step in their career. Students and graduates who are interested in this once in a life time opportunity should submit their detailed CV and cover letter to before 25 December 2014. The cover letter should specify the reason they would like to do the internship with J Model Management. The CV should indicate their skills in various fields including their extra curriculum activities. Please note that the internship will include both full time and part time options.

The interview will be conducted in various cities between 25 and 31 December 2014.

Comments from previous interns
J Autumn Fashion Show 2014 on Eiffel Tower
J Press Coverage
J Daily Updates

NYPD Internships

Spring 2015 semester

Must be done for credit: Minimum 24-30 credits and Minimum GPA 2.5.

For an application to apply: Please come to the Office of Career Services, Library, room 429 or Speak to Professor Donald Tricarico, Faculty Coordinator of the Cooperative Education class in the Social Science Dept., Office Medical Arts 121.


Federal Government Internships

White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Internship Program

All Majors

Looking for the internship of a lifetime? Want to make a difference in the Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) community?

Apply to the summer by March 27 and fall June 15th AAPI internship program with the White House Initiative!

The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Washington, D.C., offers full-time internships during the spring, summer, and fall. Part-time applicants who can commit to at least 20 hours a week will be considered, although the Initiative prioritizes full-time applicants (32-40 hours a week).

All applicants must be:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Enrolled in a degree-seeking program at an accredited academic institution
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Note: If the applicant is not authorized to work in the United States, the applicant may still be eligible for an internship if (1) the applicant holds a valid student visa (F-1 or M-1), (2) the applicant is enrolled in school in the United States, and (3) the applicant’s school provides documentation that the internship is required for educational purposes.


Brooklyn Perinatal Network - Perinatal Service

Academies: Health Related Sciences, STEM

The 2015 Application is now available for: Brooklyn Perinatal Network Inc.’s

Perinatal Service Coordinator Field Placement For the Brooklyn Perinatal Health Information Technology Program

Internship Overview:
The Brooklyn PHIT PSC Program is a field experience for academic credit. It is ideal for undergraduate or graduate students in the health and human services fields with knowledge of and/or an interest in health equity, community health, public health, and women’s health to gain hands-on experience in the expanding health delivery and health technology field. This field experience is unpaid.

PSCs are expected to work for at least 12 hours per week (with additional hours as approved) for the Spring semester. Each PSC is matched with a medical or social service provider and site supervisor. Some of the sites participating in the PHIT Program are:

  • Brooklyn Perinatal Network
  • Wyckoff Medical Center
  • Caribbean Women’s Health Association
  • New Dimensions and Abundant Life
  • Healthy Start Brooklyn
  • BMS Family Health Center
  • SCO – Nurse Family Partnership


School Construction Authority (SCA)

Students interested in an Internship in: IT, Web Design, or Telecommunications

School Construction Authority (SCA) is looking for interns.

To apply go to: - click: Careers then Internships


SKE NYC - AutoCad for Windows Draftsperson

A mid-sized professional engineering firm is offering full time drafting positions. Located in Bayside, New York, this firm performs mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and fire alarm engineering design services for a variety of projects including residential, commercial and industrial buildings for a diverse client base.

The ideal candidate is a graduate of a two-year or four-year drafting or engineering program. This person must be proficient in AutoCad in a Windows Operating System and be familiar with design drawings and building systems.

Available positions:

  • Full-time Draftsperson
  • Part-time Draftsperson


Volunteer Opportunity Posting - Office to Combat Domestic Violence

The Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence (OCDV) formulates policies and programs; monitors the citywide delivery of domestic violence services; and works with diverse communities to increase awareness of domestic violence. OCDV works closely with community leaders, health care providers, City agencies and representatives from the criminal justice system to create solutions that are critical to preventing domestic violence in New York City.

The New York City Family Justice Center, Queens (QFJC), an initiative of the Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence and the Queens County District Attorney’s office, offers coordinated services to domestic violence victims in one location.


  • Providing support to QFJC partners and administrative staff: researching available community resources and programs and data tracking
  • Assisting with community outreach including: coordinating and attending outreach and educational events in the Queens Community as a representative of the QFJC, disseminating educational materials and brochures, and conducting phone outreach
  • Assisting with upcoming programs and classes including: contacting clients and providing general program support as needed
  • Managing the waiting area and the “hospitality suite” to ensure a warm and comforting environment for clients between appointments
  • Assisting with general administrative duties, such as answering phones, photocopying and scanning


Tutor Immigrant Children

Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans

We are looking for volunteers to facilitate our Tutoring program, which aims to help immigrant elementary-school children succeed academically by providing homework help and educational support.


NYPD Internships for the Spring, Summer and Fall 2015 semesters.

Are you’re interested in doing an internship for credit toward your degree with the New York City Police Department?

Then you must come to the Internship/Cooperative Education Forum

here at

Queensborough Community College
Wednesday, November 5th from 12 noon to 3 pm
in the Student Union.

NYPD representatives and the QCC faculty Cooperative Education Coordinator will be there recruiting and giving out applications for you to apply.

This internship must be done for credit.

SchoolFood Dietetic Intern

The New York City Department of Education is the largest system of public schools in the United States, serving about 1.1 million students in over 1,700 schools. SchoolFood serves around 850,000 meals to these students each school day. Of these, over 700,000 meals are provided at no charge to the students or their parents. Over the past decade, SchoolFood has made tremendous strides in improving the nutrition and taste of our meals. We are committed to promoting healthy food choices among our students and maintaining high nutritional standards while offering delicious and satisfying menu choices.


Reading Partners Change a childs life!

All Majors

Make a Difference in the Life of a Child (Internship/Volunteer opportunity)

Reading Partners NYC is a nonprofit literacy organization that empowers community members city-wide to tutor in elementary schools. Tutors work one-on-one with students using our evidence-based, easy-to-follow curriculum. This semester, you can work with Reading Partners in one of our 14 schools to learn about education and literacy, and to make a difference in the life of a child!

Reading Partners interns are eligible for Cooperative Education credits. You can also volunteer with a commitment of as little as one hour per week.

If you are ready to become a Reading Partner, sign up

Questions Please contact: Marina Santiago | Volunteer Coordinator
P: 1-646-571-0792|

To view previous internship opportunities, click here.

Be aware that The Office of Career Services will be sending you a notice in your weekly TigerMail “Newsletter” alerting you to NEW internship opportunities that become available. Many of them have time sensitive information. If you find one that you want information about, make sure to print the information about the opportunity you’re interested in and bring it with you.

Thank you for your attention.

Susanne Grossman,
Office of Career Services
Internship Coordinator/Placement Advisor
(718) 631-6297