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Internship Opportunities

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CareFirst is excited to offer internships for students in a variety of departmental areas. Our goal is to offer college students an opportunity to work in an exciting environment which combines continued learning and development with hands-on training. Be a part of the team, while gaining real-life work experiences, as you assist with key corporate initiatives at CareFirst.

Available positions are posted in our job search tool. We also post internships with college career centers and attend numerous career fairs and employer events throughout the year. Interns are paid a competitive hourly salary and internships range in length according to the time of year and your academic workload:

  • One semester at a time, spring and fall: Spring and fall interns are expected to work up to 20 hours per week. During the school year, we are flexible regarding the hours worked per week since your priority is your school work.
  • Summer internship program: Our summer interns work up to 40 hours per week.

Please note that we prefer internships that run summer through spring.


For our internship program, we are looking for candidates who meet the following criteria:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university at the junior or senior level in either an undergraduate or graduate program
  • 3.25 GPA or above
  • Majors and required skill sets vary depending on the business area
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint