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Start your career by making an impact.

At 2U, you aren’t just interning at a tech company. You’re joining the ranks of passionate edtech innovators creating student success through digital education. Here, you’ll be part of a community and gain the experience you need to succeed.

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Internships at 2U.

2U internships have been a critical part of our growth since inception. Many individuals, including some executives, started their careers as 2terns and continue their tenure today.

Our internship program will allow you to showcase your skills, learn the business, and prove your ability to tackle the demands of a future at 2U.

Internships span all our offices. We typically begin recruiting 2-4 months in advance and our semesters are as follows:

  • US: Spring (January - April)
  • US: Summer (June - August)
  • US: Fall (September - November)
  • Cape Town: Summer (January - June)
  • Cape Town: Winter (July - December)

Learn more.

Interested candidates can read more about our South Africa and US internship programs here.

Browse internships.

From IT and engineering to marketing, admissions, and beyond, each of our internships is designed to give you real experience in education technology.

No openings? Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the most up-to-date information.

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The most important thing I’ve learned is to always challenge the status quo. I’m honored to intern at a place where my opinion is valued.
— Sammy M., Intern, Corporate Brand and Engagement

Our teams.

When you intern at 2U, you’re part of a team, doing work that will create a new standard for digital higher education. So whatever your skills, whatever your passion, you’ll find your place here.