Internship Details



Opportunities for students majoring in:

  • Criminal justice
  • Social work 
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Forensic toxicology

At times, internships may be available for students majoring in:

  • Human resources
  • Information technology
  • Finance
  • Facilities management
  • Political science
  • Statistics
  • Training and Development (or related fields)
“This is a great internship program. It is the most structured intern program I’ve ever experienced and has the best and most extensive training I’ve received.” – Fall 2012 intern


Selection for internship positions is based solely on merit without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, political affiliation, disability, sexual orientation, or other non-merit-based factors.

PSA requires that interns must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age;
  • Be a student who is enrolled not less than half-time in a trade school, technical or vocational institute, junior college, college, university, or comparable recognized educational institution;
  • Be in good academic standing with the educational institution in which he/she is enrolled;
  • Have permission from the educational institution that the applicant is attending to volunteer his/her services; and
  • Be able to prove either U.S. citizenship or legal residency in the United States.
  • Be fully vaccinated prior to submitting application materials.

How to Apply

The application package must include:

  • A completed PSA Internship Program Application (Click here for application) for undergraduate students or practicum students;
  • A resume; and
  • Proof of current academic enrollment (e.g. an official or unofficial transcript sent from your educational institution’s Registrar’s Office via email)


Submit application package e-mail to:             


  • Fall Semester – July 15th  
  • Spring Semester– October 15th
  • Summer Semester – March 15th

If you have any questions, contact:

“The internship met and surpassed any expectations and needs.” – Fall 2012 intern