Rady Children's believes that to effectively serve our community, we must educate and train the next generation of healthcare workers. In order to deliver on this commitment, Rady Children’s has developed the following programs:

Education-Affiliation Internships

Program Type: Unpaid internship dependent on an education agreement with a school. (Example: RN students, Respiratory Therapy students, etc.)
  • Provide students an overview of the services and operations in a specific healthcare department
Program Eligibility:
  • Full-time college student 18 years or older
  • Current Education-Affiliation Agreement on file
  • Good academic standing
To qualify for an Education-Affiliation Internship, please work with your school/institution.  

Graduate Internships

Program Type: Paid benefit-eligible internship for employment services rendered
  • Provides graduate students and recent graduates with knowledge and exposure to a wide range of RCHSD operations
  • Intense, full-time rotation in a variety of departments and programs
  • Provides mentoring and one-on-one interaction with senior-level executives
Program Eligibility:
  • Completions of one year, or recent graduate of, a master’s program from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Summer or full-year program
  • Current Education-Affiliation Agreement on file
Graduate Internships (when available) are posted on the Job Opportunities page.