Employment and Internships

“Because of EPPS' high academic standards, offices like the U.S. Department of Homeland Security seek out EPPS students and offer opportunities to start a career path
in their field of study.”
— Carmen Saucedo
(Dept of Homeland Security intern)

Finding a career that matches your interests and area of study is the ultimate goal for most college students. Obtaining your education through one of the highly acclaimed programs in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences will provide you with a solid foundation that will interest many employers. See below to take advantage of the many services and resources available to you as a UT Dallas student in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences.

UT Dallas Career Center

Internship Placements

Below is a sampling of EPPS student internships.

Internship Type of Student Placed
Embassy of Australia - United States of America MS Applied Sociology
Turning Point, The (RCCCC) MS Applied Sociology
Defenbaugh & Associates BA Criminology
Richardson Police Department BA Criminology
Texas Juvenile Justice Department BA Criminology
Cumulus Media Inc. MS Economics
Egon Zehnder International MS Economics
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas MS Economics
Energy Spectrum Advisors BA Economics
Barrier Advisors BA Economics
JPMorgan Chase Bank BA Economics
National Center for Policy Analysis BA Economics
Oracle America, Inc. BA Economics
United Health Care BA Economics
City of Dallas BS Economics/Finance
Law Office of Andrew Hawkins BS Economics, BS Public Affairs
Tango Management Consulting PhD GIS
Tessellations Incorporated MS GIS
Jones Lang LaSalle MS GIS
Southwest Airlines Co. BS International Political Economy
DFW International Community Alliance BA International Political Economy
World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth BA International Political Economy
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) - Metroplex Chapter BA International Political Economy, BS Public Affairs
Dallas Office of State Representative Stefani Carter BA Political Science
Holmes, Diggs & Eames BA Political Science
U.S. Department of Education (Archer) BA Political Science
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Collin County BA Political Science
Amschler & Hacker P.C. BA Political Science
Brannonco BA Political Science
Jack Ternan for Senate BA Political Science
International Trade Center SBDC MPA Public Affairs
Dallas County Veterans Service Office BS Public Affairs
Over The Air Media BS Public Affairs
Dallas County Department of Criminal Justice BS Public Affairs, BA Criminology
Home Builders Institute BS Public Affairs
Terry Costa BS Public Affairs
UT Dallas School of Economic, Political, and Policy Sciences BS Public Affairs

Career Resources