Students and Recent Graduates

You’ll do more than build a life-changing career at Aerospace, you’ll make a world-changing impact. Working side-by-side with the industry’s preeminent scientists and engineers, you can help advance emerging technologies that protect some of the most critical missions on Earth—and above it.
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Virtual Events

Recruitment Events

The Aerospace team attends and sponsors all types of recruitment events (currently virtual-only). This is an excellent opportunity to meet our employees, learn about the company and our career opportunities.

We're on campus looking for talented students, industry conferences seeking experienced professionals and military affairs aimed to help and hire veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce.
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Student Internships and Co-ops

Aerospace offices across the country offer internship and co-op programs to help students find their place in space and an idea of what it’s like to work at The Aerospace Corporation. Rising sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students in an accredited college/university degree program are invited to apply. We also have limited opportunities for high school students.

• Gain experience by taking responsibility for projects that matter
• Connect and be mentored by experts in the field who are eager to share their experience and knowledge
• Network with peers and coworkers through the Aerospace TECTalk program, as well as via social, professional, and volunteer activities
Graduation Caps

Recent Graduates

Whether completing an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral program, Aerospace has opportunities for graduates that span the entire space enterprise. We strive to hire the brightest minds and match them with opportunities and mentors who will propel them to the next level of their careers.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about how to apply, qualifications we require, or the hiring process?
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Aerospace's University Partnership Program (UPP)

The University Partnership Program (UPP) partners with top universities to provide resources, mentorship, and hands-on experience for students to explore potential career paths in the space sector.

All Aerospace employees working in organizations with technical responsibilities are required to apply for and maintain at least a Secret clearance.  U.S. citizenship is required for those positions.


Equal Opportunity Commitment

The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, genetic information, marital status, ancestry, national origin, protected veteran status, physical disability, medical condition, mental disability, or disability status and any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. If you’re an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who needs assistance using our online job search and application tools, or need reasonable accommodation to complete the job application process, please contact us by phone at 310.336.5432 or by email at [email protected]. You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.