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Corporate College Internship Program


Our Corporate College Internship Program (CCIP), is designed to meet the industry’s rapidly changing workforce needs by providing local San Antonio college students with public utility career experience. Through the internship program students are paired with a mentor to acquire meaningful hands-on experience that expands their understanding of how the industry works and exposes them to essential skills they must acquire or develop to be successful. The internship is not only meant for the intern to learn how to execute professional assignments, but to also understand the rationale behind the strategies that are being used.

The following lists eligibility criteria for participation in the Corporate College Internship program. Students participating in the Corporate College Internship program must meet all CPS Energy hiring policy requirements.

Participation Requirements:

  • College junior or senior
  • A minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Demonstrate an interest in a career applicable to the utility industry
  • Demonstrate leadership potential
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Participate in full-time summer employment with CPS Energy
  • Attend all activities sponsored by CPS Energy during summer employment
  • Pass a drug test and background screen prior to summer employment with CPS Energy
  • Complete CPS Energy online application. Submit HS transcripts, resume, and letters of reference(2)

Apply to the Corporate College Internship (CCIP) program during junior year of college and intern with us during the summer. The CPS Energy Corporate College Internship Program is designed to promote higher education for professional careers in public utilities by:

  • Providing personal development through mentoring
  • Providing hands-on learning experiences through paid summer employment 
  • Providing real-world work experience
Additional Information:
  • Internship opportunity will be posted during the week of November 26th on the CPS Energy Career Page
  • Deadline to submit Online application and required documents: February 8th
  • For More Information Contact:

Cristina Duarte
CPS Energy Manager Education & Mentoring Programs