Internships and Careers

Science and Technology Studies Internships

As a TCS student, you have the option of taking part in our internship course that allows you to work at an internship and receive course credit. This course is a great way to gain experience in fields of your interest, while earning credits towards graduation.

For more information, please feel free to speak with Academic Advisor James Lewis and download the criteria guidelines below:

General Criteria for Internship Site Placements (PDF)

Students in our STS program have interned at places like:  

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Brooklyn Aviana Molecular Technologies
  • New York Community of Progressive Muslims
  • Sick Kids Need Involved People (SKIP) of NYC
  • William E. Grady High School

Careers in Science and Technology Studies

Our graduates may go on to careers such as: 

  • Medical/Health Science, Law, Business School
  • Technology Consultants
  • Science Journalists
  • Science Educations
  • Science and Technology Policy Administrators
  • Non-Profit Administration
  • Research and Development
  • National Laboratories and Government Agencies
  • Biotechnology
  • Alternative Energy
  • Graduate School in STS, public policy, history/philosophy of science

Some potential expected salaries for STS graduates*: 

  • 145k+ for Medical and Law careers
  • 50-100k+ Technology Consultants
  • 40-80k Science Journalists
  • 42-68k Science Educators
  • 60-130k Science and Technology Analysts
  • 55-100k Research Analysts
  • Visit usajobs.com for salaries within federal research and science agencies
  • 60-92k+ Biotechnologists
  • 77-100k+ Alternative Engineers

*Salary information taken from salary.com.