ACOPD is seeking highly motivated undergraduate and/or graduate students with a concentration in GIS, Geography, Urban ​​Planning, Geo-Environmental Studies, Public Administration, or a closely related field for semester or summer internships. ​Internships are unpaid and are designed to be flexible to meet the specific degree requirements of successful applicants.


  • Develop professional skills
  • Gain in-depth experience working with relevant geo-spatial data
  • Explore specific career fields
  • Work with a multi-division department in a local government setting
  • Obtain practical and professional experience in the Planning and GIS fields of study
  • Earn academic credit from your institution
  • Expand upon classroom experience and knowledge


Available Internships​

Learn more about Internships in the following areas:


  • Applications should include a cover letter and resume.  
  • For an application and to learn more about the County's Volunteer and Intern Program, visit the Volunteer and Intern Resources page.
  • Email application packets to the contact listed for the specific area of interest.