Careers and Internships

Careers and Internships

Our Grads Go Places - Finance

Zach Herd and Matt Laskey discuss how their education at Penn State Behrend prepared them for the future. Penn State Behrend graduates go places!

​Finance Jobs

Graduates of Penn State Behrend’s finance program hold positions such as financial consultant, securities analyst, staff accountant, financial analyst, investment representative, branch manager, agent, and financial adviser.
Employers of Penn State Behrend graduates include: Bechtel Plant Machines Inc., Erie Insurance, GE, Lucent Corporation, National City Corporation, Foot Locker, Moody’s, NBC Network, Edward Jones, Northwest Savings Bank, Mellon Bank, New York Life, Evans Capital Management, and Robbins Wealth Management.

Career Planning

The Academic and Career Planning Center (ACPC) assists students with career and life planning. You may schedule appointments with the ACPC staff to discuss career interests, skills, values, and goal setting, as well as how to find career information, internships, full-time jobs, and graduate schools. Students are encouraged to utilize the services of the ACPC.

Internships and Co-ops

Students in the School of Business can incorporate an internship experience into their academic program. These professional, career-related experiences in an organizational setting are valuable for a student's professional career development, and students may receive academic credit that applies to their degree program.

If you are a student looking for more information on co-op and internship listings and how to apply, please contact your adviser or the Academic and Career Planning Center.