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NASA Johnson Space Center Student Employment Opportunities

JSC Pathways Intern Employment Program (Co-op Program):

  • We do not require a formal agreement with a university for students to participate in our program.  However, if a university does have a formal co-op program, we ask students to register with that office/abide by the university’s co-op policies & guidelines.
  • The application period for JSC’s Spring 2014 co-op positions is Aug. 26th – Sept. 27th. Students may apply via email during this time, or by attending one of our fall recruiting events (see below).
  • Requirements for our Pathways Intern program include:
    • Attend 4 year accredited university (Engineering co-ops)
    • 2.9 minimum gpa; 3.0 preferred
    • Able to complete 3 work tours (Engineering Co-ops: 2 semesters and 1 summer; Business Co-ops: 1 semester and 2 summers) prior to graduation
    • US citizenship
    • More information and application instructions can be found at
    • General information on NASA’s Pathways Programs can be found at  Students may apply for Pathways Intern (co-op) opportunities at all NASA Centers.  Other NASA Centers will have different application periods and different areas of emphasis.


NASA Internships: 

  • One semester internships (Fall, Spring and Summer)
  • Applications for Spring 2014 are being accepted until October 11th, 2013
  • Requirements similar as above
  • Please visit for complete program information and to apply.

Upcoming JSC Recruiting Events (please check our website for the most updated list)

  • University of Illinois Engineering Career Fair – Champaign, IL  9/9/2013
  • University of Illinois Business Info Session – Champaign, IL 9/9/2013
  • Georgia Tech Fall Career Fair – Atlanta, GA  9/9/2013
  • Emory University Business Info Session – Atlanta, GA  9/9/2013
  • New Mexico State University Info Session – Las Cruces, NM  9/10/13
  • University of Texas – El Paso Info Session – El Paso, TX 9/11/2013
  • AUC/Dual Degree Info Session – Atlanta, GA  9/11/2013
  • Texas A&M Career Fair – College Station, TX  9/11/2013
  • University of Houston Info Session – 9/11/13
  • University of New Mexico Business Career Fair – Albuquerque, NM 9/12/2013
  • Illinois Institute of Technology Career Fair (via Skype) – Chicago, IL  9/12/2013
  • Louisiana State University Info session – Baton Rouge, LA 9/17/2013
  • Southern University All Majors Career Fair – Baton Rouge, LA 9/18/2013
  • University of Pittsburgh Info Session – Pittsburgh, PA 9/17/2013
  • Penn State Internship and Co-op Fair – University Park, PA 9/18/2013
  • University of Houston Info Session – Houston, TX 9/11/2013
  • University of Houston Business Career Fair – Houston, TX 9/20/2013
  • Texas Southern University All Majors Fair – Houston, TX 9/26/2013
  • Great Minds in STEM (HENAAC) Annual Conference Career Fair – New Orleans, LA 10/3/13-10/5/13
  • Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers Annual Conference Career Fair – Philadelphia, PA 10/12/13
  • American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Annual Conference Career Fair – Denver, CO   10/31/13-11/2/13

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