Internships

Test Drive a Racer

For Employers

Join MSU in an innovative new internship and professional partnership program:

Murray State University invites your company or agency to TEST DRIVE A RACER, a unique new internship and professional practice program. MSU has funds to reimburse your company or agency up to $5,000 when you provide an 8-10 week summer internship experience for our students. All we ask is for your company or agency to make a good faith commitment to continue the partnership by hiring an intern for the same length of time and at the same compensation in the following summer.

 Murray State Provides:

  • An outstanding junior or senior summer intern
  • Salary for summer intern
  • Publicity for your firm/agency

Partner firm/agency provides:

  • 8 to 10 week professional experience
  • Internship opportunity
  • Valuable practical skill development

Student participants will be limited to those in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. At Murray State, this includes the following departments: biology, chemistry, geosciences, engineering and physics, industrial and engineering technology, telecommunications systems management, mathematics and statistics and occupational safety and health.

For more information contact:
Annie Dail
Internship Coordinator
Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology
Murray State University
270.809.3820
adail1@murraystate.edu

For Students & Faculty

List of participating companies with the TEST DRIVE A RACER internship program:

  • Bacon, Farmer and Workman Engineering and Testing, Inc.
  • Bluegrass Computer Systems
  • Planning/Engineering, City of Murray
  • DEVsource
  • Douglass Autotech
  • Eco-Tech Consultants
  • Pella
  • Pennyrile Area Development District
  • Pinnacle
  • Purchase Area Development District
  • Span Tech
  • Superior Graphite
  • Tanager Productions
  • TRANE
  • Wildlife Services (USDA)
  • U.S. Geological Survey
  • United Systems & Software