Internships and Co-ops

Uniting Aerospace and Internships


Aerospace and defense companies are in search of qualified candidates who have experience in their field. The State of Ohio has connected with Industry partners to list all available internships in one place for the ease of students searching for experiential learning. Many internships offer real world experiences that lead to a potential for a position after the completion of the internship and a degree program.

Cooperative education programs ("co-ops") allow you to earn academic credit while working for some of the best companies in Ohio.

Search the Ohio state internship and co-op database, post your resume and learn about all of the great professional development opportunities in Ohio at the OhioMeansInternships website.

If you are an employer, you are encouraged to post your internship and co-op opportunities on this website for maximum visibility for students across the state.

Internships and co-ops are a key component of the State of Ohio’s strategy to connect student talent and businesses. As well, co-ops and internships play an important role in the state’s efforts to attract, retain, and reward students and businesses.

We are here to assist Ohio’s aerospace and defense workers find a position or learn how to expand their skills through degree programs or professional development opportunities that meet the needs of Ohio’s aerospace and defense employers.

Not sure if you need that additional certificate to get that management position? Wondering if you need a master’s degree?

Visit the OhioMeansJobs website to create a profile and search for jobs across Ohio. Soon, on our educational resources page, we will detail the degree and professional development requirements for all Aerospace and Defense positions across Ohio as well as the educational institutions where you can achieve these goals.

The APDC can Help Aerospace and Defense Employers

  • Access student talent that can contribute to the Industry mission through internships and co-ops.
  • Access students for internship programs from institutions throughout Ohio vital to growing your job-ready workforce.
  • Connect professionals with additional training, certifications, or education necessary to meet Industry needs.