Students and Early
Career Programs

From associate to postdoc, we recruit college, university and early career talent for internships, rotational programs and full-time opportunities in engineering and business.​

Our internship and new college graduate programs are designed to train and engage emerging professionals in a variety of disciplines – from software engineering to supply chain, physics to optics, and finance to field service engineering. We provide networking, leadership and team-building opportunities so you’ll gain valuable business contacts as well as practical skills.

If you have a flexible and adaptable mindset and thrive in a results-driven culture, join us to Make Possible a Better Future.

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Opportunities For New College Graduates
Opportunities for New College Graduates

Applied offers various full-time opportunities for recent and upcoming college and university graduates. Current programs include Engineering and Business Rotation Programs located in our major offices, and direct hire opportunities all over the United States.

As an early career professional, you’ll receive world-class training, opportunities to work cross-functionally, and a chance to meet and work with some of the most innovative professionals in the industry. 


We offer wide range of internship and co-op positions for qualified college and university students studying technology and/or business. In addition to individual projects, you’ll attend events that introduce you to all Applied has to offer – including meet and greets with senior executives, tech talks, networking with our Employee Resource Groups and access to online and in-person skills training. 

Recruiting Events

Our University Recruiting Team is always on the go – looking for the next generation of Applied talent at colleges and universities. Find out when we will be at a location near you.

Voice of Employees

Here’s what just a few of our interns and new college grads say about their experience at Applied

Meet Rayne


Meet Susana


Meet Lutz


Meet Cho


Meet Riley


Meet Fred