Baylor Works Internship Program

Baylor Works leverages and engages the Baylor network to find internships and mentorships in various industries for graduating seniors and college-age alumni. The goal of BAYLOR Works is for young alumni to build their resume, develop their professional experience and select the right career path.

2018 Baylor Works program deadline:

We are now recruiting sponsors and placements for Summer 2018 internships. Following are important dates:

Thursday, February 22: Internship postings available online for application
Wednesday, March 7: Deadline for Internship applications

Need more information or want to sponsor an intern?

Contact Director of Alumni Affairs Jaime J. Melton '94 ( or 423-267-8506, ext. 217) for more information.

2017 Internship Opportunities (2018 Posting Feb. 22, 2018)

26 Tools

Copywriting Intern

Field / Industry: Marketing & Communications
Position timing: 8 weeks, approx. 15 hours per week
Paid: Stipend: $500
Qualifications: Strong written and verbal communication skills required. Must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism or related field. Past internship experience preferred.
Location: Downtown Chattanooga Office

26 Tools LLC is an independent creative consultancy. We are looking for an organized, self-motivated, excellent writer to work on local, national and international client accounts.

He or she will:

• Research current clients and their competitors for branding and messaging projects

• Write content that appears on signage, websites, brochures, menus, digital applications and other promotional materials

• Make editing recommendations for submission to supervisor and proofread for spelling, grammar and punctuation

ACA Compliance


Category: Finance
Compensation: Paid $10 per hour
Duration: Six to eight weeks during Summer 2017
Location: Downtown Chattanooga Office

ACA Performance Services, LLC, a division of ACA Compliance Group, offers Global Investment Performance Standards (“GIPS”) verification and consulting services to investment managers around the globe. Our more than 30 professionals have over 200 years of combined experience and form the largest team of GIPS professionals globally that is solely dedicated to GIPS verification and related services. To date, we have worked with over 300 asset managers, including 31% of the Top 100 Institutional Asset Managers, as ranked by Pensions and Investments Magazine. ACA Performance interns will gain valuable exposure to the operations, client service, and analytical functions of a boutique consulting firm.

The internship is best suited for highly motivated students with at least two years of college, a keen interest in the business of investment management, strong analytical skills. A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is preferred.

Baylor School Admissions



Paid- $10 per hour
Six weeks, 20 hours per week.
Location: Baylor Campus

This position offers a part-time opportunity for a student interested in learning about school admission work and understanding and gathering the data that supports it. The intern will work with the data manager on various record related projects and tasks and assist the admission staff with campus tours as well as other tasks related to admission process.

This is internship is best suited for a student who enjoys meeting new people, has strong organization skills and experience with Microsoft, and who has basic excel skills. Database skills are a plus.

Kadi Cole Brown Real Estate

Real Estate/Marketing Assistant

Category: Marketing
Compensation: $10 per hour
Duration: Eight weeks, Monday – Friday with flexible hours
Qualifications: College Student- Marketing, English, Journalism or Communications Major
Location: Northshore Chattanooga office

The Group. Real Estate Brokerage is a brand-new boutique real estate firm specializing in client-focused home purchasing and buying needs. Although the firm is brand-new, the realtors represent over 25 years of real estate expertise, so the intern will gain skills in real estate, marketing, business and entrepreneurship.

Duties include assistance with real estate marketing, advertising, social media, appointment setting and client relations.

Cansler Photography


Marketing/Social Media Intern

Category: Marketing
$9 per hour
Immediate opening-part time; hours to be determined
Qualifications: College Student- Marketing, English, Journalism or Communications Major
Location: Downtown Chattanooga office

Intern will be responsible for researching relevant material for media campaigns. Must be social media savvy to develop and maintain social media presence. Writing experience preferred.

Children's Hospital at Erlanger

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Category: Healthcare / Medical / Pediatrics
Six weeks
Location:Downtown Chattanooga Hospital

Child Life Specialists help children cope with the stress and anxiety associated with being in the hospital. As a volunteer with the Child Life department you undertake this role as well. Volunteers are an imperative part of the services we provide. Through your support we are able to broaden our Child Life services by providing more experiences that will lessen the stress and promote positive growth and development during hospitalization.

Summary of Responsibility

·Work directly with Child Life staff to review the patient census and communicate developmentally appropriate needs.

·Help with recreational activities and play opportunities in group and one-on-one situations by providing a comfortable, accepting and non-threatening environment under the direction of a Child Life Specialist.

·Interact with patients and their siblings in the playroom and at bedside.

·In charge of daily cleaning of toys, supplies and other play materials, and maintains an ongoing inventory of supplies, in order to maintain safe, clean and well-organized playrooms.

·Provides volunteer coverage for special events, field trips and other activities sponsored/assisted by the Child Life department.

Georgia Cancer Center -Administrative Intern


Administrative Intern

Category: Healthcare / Communications/Marketing
$10 per hour
Full Time; Negotiable Duration
Qualifications: College junior or senior as of the 2017-2018 academic year.
Location: Augusta, GA lab/office

Candidate will work with Georgia Cancer Center administrative team and be assigned a summer project based upon candidate’s skills and experience. Candidate will also assist with internal communications, social media, and special events.

Georgia Cancer Center- Research Intern


Cancer Research Intern

Category: Healthcare / Medical /Biomedical Research
Full Time; Negotiable Duration
Qualifications: Interested in biomedical research; College junior or senior as of the 2017-2018 academic year.
Location: Augusta, GA lab/office

Interns at the Georgia Cancer Center can expect to work in a laboratory environment alongside researchers studying cancer. Interns will be expected to participate in shadowing researchers, conducting experiments under supervision, and attending seminars and laboratory meetings.

Innovative Women's Health Specialists-Health Administration Intern

Insights on Health Administration Intern

Category: Medical/Business Management
Six Weeks- Monday-Thursday, 9am to 4pm
Qualifications: College Major associated with Health Administration, Public Health, Communications or Business Management with a Healthcare Focus.
Location: Hixson office

Intern will implement and coordinate medical health service project. He/she will attend meetings to gain an understand of legal and governing parameters and to learn how to improve healthcare delivery with efficacy and financial effectiveness.

Innovative Women's Health Specialists-Health Enrichment Intern

Pre-medical/Pre-health Enrichment Intern

Category: Medical
Six Weeks- Monday-Thursday, 9am to 4pm
Qualifications: 18 years of age. Interested in medical field and especially in women's health.
Location: Hixson office

Hands-on clinical experience in women's health geared to enhance your academic portfolio. Intern will engage in patient care and medical business management.

Laurel Powell Architecture and Design

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Design Intern

Category: Architecture/ Interior Design/ Construction
Compensation: Paid, $8/hour
Duration: Summer
Office location: Signal Mountain office


Laurel Powell Designs is a boutique full service architectural and interior design firm in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Offering comprehensive, professional design services, and specializing in architectural design for renovations and new construction, as well as interior design projects of varied scales throughout the Southern region. LPD is seeking an intern that is hardworking, organized, methodical, and motivated.

This internship is ideal for college students with architectural or interior design aspirations. The intern will work as part of a project team, learning the responsibilities of a junior designer or architect.

Responsibilities will be:

• CAD Design if intern has CAD experience

• Ordering, Tracking, Procurement

• Working with Vendors

• Organizing Client Files

• Organizing Fabrics

• Sourcing

• Scheduling

• Client Presentations

Skills Required:

• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Apple Computers

• Excellent communication skills

• Must have the ability to handle many tasks and responsibilities at one time.

• Must be exceptionally driven and passionate about achieving excellence in your work

• Experience with AutoCAD, Sketchup, Photoshop, and Social Media is a plus.

Lawson Winchester Wealth Management

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Wealth Management/Portfolio Construction
Paid- $10 per hour plus parking
4-8 weeks in Summer 2017; Mon- Thursday 9am-5pm ( 32 hours/week)
Location: Downtown Chattanooga Office

Lawson Winchester Wealth Management ( “ LWWM”) is seeking an intern who is interested in learning about investing, portfolio construction, and portfolio management, as well as the risk management associated with investment models. The intern will attend weekly Investment Committee breakfast meetings and will have direct interaction with the firm’s managing directors and analysts. Several hours each week will be spent learning both technical and fundamental equity analysis. Additionally, the intern will be assigned a project for which he or she will assume complete responsibility ( with guidance from staff). When appropriate, the intern may be included in client meetings and therefore a minimum of business casual dress is required.

Little Miss Mag


Category: Nonprofit
$8 per hour
6-8 weeks in Summer 2017; Mon- Thursday 10am-4pm
Qualifications: Must be professional, friendly, and able to work with diverse groups of staff, children and families; must be at least 18 years of age.
Location: Downtown Chattanooga Office

The internship at Little Miss Mag would encourage our intern to explore the non-profit business world through interactions with our executive staff, board members, and families enrolled in our program, and through research and data collection to assist with implementation of the organization's strategic plan and ongoing planning and improvements to the program. Specifically, the internship will include grant-specific research, data collection and input, assistance with program planning related to classroom performance and compliance with state, federal, and United Way requirements, and additional activities related to special projects.




Category: Design / Retail
Compensation: Paid- $9 per hour
Duration: 10 am – 4 pm M-F
Location: Northshore Chattanooga office

Nell’s represents beauty, style, and tradition in both its retail showrooms and its interiors. We offer a unique collection of home furnishings, home decor, and gifts. Nell’s believes in stylish comfort with a modern sensibility in both our lives and our homes. Our design staff can assist with any design project and offer in store consultations.

This internship focuses on the following skills:

  • Design implementation
  • Organizing design tools (i.e. fabrics, color swatches, carpeting, tiles, etc. )
  • Creating and organizing displays
  • Assistance with sales
  • Receiving of inventory




Category: Design / Creative / Sales
Paid- stipend paid upon completion of internship
Six to eight weeks, Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 3 pm
Location: Hixson Office and our blog at

Design, creative, sales - Oh My!

Welcome to the world headquarters of Ribbon and Bows Oh My (RABOM) - a ribbon retailer, manufacturer and industry leader in an extremely competitive e-commerce environment.

Similar to both Baylor and Chattanooga, RABOM offers big company experience in a small company environment. We service 30,000 customers annually and ship to all 50 states and 6 continents every single month - all from our facility in Hixson, TN.

This position offers a time dependent stipend - and offers priceless experience!

Here are some opportunities you will have:

  • Marketing Sales: Calling upon numerous companies (local and around the country) to discuss the potential of marketing/branding their company via custom printed and solid ribbon.
  • Design: Working with our on-staff graphic designer to design custom ribbon for current and potential customers that best suit their needs. Sometimes they don't know what they can do with ribbon until you transform ideas into ribbon realities for them.
  • Creative: Watching current design trends and working with our creative director to create new ribbon designs for our mass market - up to 40,000 people. Some of your creations will be printed in quantities of tens of thousands of yards!
  • Craft: Want to be a blogger and have thousands of people read and interact with your messages? Want to create products that will inspire thousands of potential customers to turn everyday goods into creative finished products? Want to create content that will lead to hundreds of thousands of viewers via youtube or google? You can do it all!

Big business, small company, funny name. We've got it all!

Scenic City Insurance

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Team Member

Category: Insurance/Business
Compensation: $9 per hour
Duration: Flexible
Qualifications: High School Diploma required; some college.
Location: Hixson office

Our mission at State Farm is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. If you are interested in spending the summer in a team-oriented environment, helping others, are eager to learn and have an entrepreneurial spirit, then working at the Sarah Herndon State Farm Agency is for you.

State Farm has built a trusted brand by living our values and keeping our promises. Our customers expect us to do the right thing. We depend on each other to do the right thing. Character, strength, opportunity, inclusion. Just a few of the reasons why State Farm is a great place to work. And we're not the only ones who think so — we're consistently recognized as a top employer in the U.S.

We have built a trusted brand by living our values and keeping our promises. Our customers expect us to do the right thing. We depend on each other to do the right thing.

We insure more cars and homes than any other insurer in the U.S. A mutual company focused on its policyholders, State Farm is currently ranked number 41 on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies.

By holding ourselves to the highest standards, we can continue to be there for our customers, helping more people in more ways.

Intern will be responsible for answering the phones, taking payments, calling and setting appointments for licensed agents in the office, being kind and understanding with policyholders and working as part of a team while learning the basics of building a business. Basic Computer Skills required. Hours are flexible.

Signal Energy



Category: Engineering/design/construction
Paid, $16/hour
Summer, minimum six weeks
Location: Hamilton Place mall area office

Signal Energy Constructors is a full service design/build contractor providing Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) services for renewable energy projects across North AmericaIn the recent 2016 Top 500 Solar Contractors list, as published by Solar Power World, we were the #5 EPC solar contractor in North America. We are a Values based company and we are guided by a set of Core Principles. Every action we take, every decision we make, is guided by our Core Principles and Core Purpose of harnessing creative energies.

This internship is ideal for college students with construction or energy industry aspirations. Degree path to construction management, engineering, building science or similar areas is a plus.

Applicants must be a college student. Preferably and Engineering major (mechanical, electrical or civil) or a Construction Management, Building Science, or Building Technology major.

This intern will work as part of a project team, learning the responsibilities of a project engineer. The intern will:

· Act as an advocate for Signal Energy, LLC by promoting all company policy and procedures and promoting a positive attitude towards the goals of each project. Must represent Signal Energy professionally with clients, subcontractors, and others at all times.

· Review and coordinate subcontract documents, scopes of work, and schedules.

· Process RFI’s and submittals.

· Correspond with owners and design engineers.

· Review and log inspection reports.

· Work with the Estimating department during the pre-bid and buyout stage of each project to ensure that the needs of the field staff are being addressed.

· Constantly solve problems and resolve issues through face to face and personal communication.

· Actively communicate with and support site management team.

Summit Physical Therapy

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Clinical Observation

Category: Medical – Physical Therapy
6 weeks; Daily schedule 12pm-4pm
Qualifications: Must be College student majoring in Physical Therapy
Location: 5 Chattanooga area clinic locations; free parking provided for downtown clinic.

The intern will learn and participate in basic exercise programs and observe manual techniques performed in order to return patients to a healthy, functional and independent condition. In addition, the intern will be able to log observation hours under a doctor of physical therapy (required for most DPT programs).

The Vincit Group



Category: Chemistry/Microbiology
Compensation: $8 per hour
Duration: Summer 2017; Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm. Will work around prior scheduled vacation.
Qualifications: Desired candidate will have taken some lab courses in Chemistry and/or Microbiology.
Location: Downtown Chattanooga office

Responsibilities to include assistance with chemical analysis using both wet chemistry methods and instrumentation analysis, including ICP, FTIR, IC, and HPLC. Assistance with microbiological testing including serial dilutions, plating, and preparation of stock solutions. Laboratory maintenance and record maintenance, as required.

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