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Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program for College Students (EPSIP)

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) National Pandemic ALL IN PERSON Internship programs are CANCELED. Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program will not take place on our campus during the summer of 2020. 


Program Overview

The Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program (EPSIP) is a ten-week paid internship experience for talented underrepresented minority college students.  This “pipeline” program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to explore potential administrative careers in an academic health science center. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals seeking to apply their skills in a team setting that is dedicated to advancing the health and well-being of the people in Massachusetts and the world through ground-breaking development in education, research, and health care delivery. UMass Medical School (UMMS) is a group of professionals serving the public interest within a flexible, challenging environment built on innovation. To learn more about UMMS, click here.

The Program design offers students a:

  • 10 week, paid summer business internship at UMMS with an administrative focus in: Community & Government  Relations, Communications & Marketing, Educational Affairs, Environmental Health and Safety, Human Resources, IT Engineering, IT SharePoint Web Content, Marketing Communications, Office of Strategic Growth and Business Development, Work Without Limits
  • unique opportunity to be guided and mentored for the world of business in academic medicine
  • the program includes lectures, networking luncheons, mentoring, hands-on work sessions, resume and job search preparation, and more
  • opportunity to discover their passions and interests and discern which career path is best for them