INTERNSHIPS

Required

Undergraduates

2.5

or above

Graduates

3.0

or above

GPA

Interns

  • Oral Communication Skills

  • Problem Solving Skills

  • Interpersonal Skills

  • Analytical Skills

  • Computer Literacy

Professional Skills

Interns

  • Report Writing

  • Research reports

  • Literature reviews

  • Presentations

  • Problem Statements or Statements of Work

  • Research Proposals

Documentation Skills

Desired
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)

  • Microsoft  Publisher

  • SharePoint (General concepts)

  • Adobe (Photoshop, Acrobat Pro)

  • ArcGIS

  • Statistical Analysis Software (i.e. SPSS)

  •  Design and visualization Software (i.e. AutoCAD, MicroStation, Tableau)

  • Programming/Coding (i.e. Python)

General Software Skills

DDOT Internship Program

Research, Development, & Technology Transfer Program

As part of the District’s Department of Transportation (DDOT) cooperative agreement with the Howard University Transportation Research Center (HUTRC), DDOT engages full-time students as interns from universities in the DC Metropolitan Area and all over the country to promote the advancement of engineering and policy research. HUTRC recruits the interns and manages the program on DDOT’s behalf. In 2021, the DDOT Internship Summer Program will start around June 1st and run for 10 weeks, while the Semester Program will start on August 17th and run until the end of the year.

Applicants for the internship positions must be currently enrolled and in good standing at an accredited college or university and be enrolled full-time in a degree program related to the posted internship.

If you would like to be notified when the next call for interns is announced, please provide your contact information here.

Applications for the 2021 Semester Internship Program are OPEN.

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ITE Internship Program

Institute of Transportation Engineers

The Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) is an international membership association of transportation professionals who work to improve mobility and safety for all transportation system users and help build smart and livable communities. Through its products and services, ITE promotes professional development and career advancement for its members, supports and encourages education, identifies necessary research, develops technical resources including standards and recommended practices, develops public awareness programs, and serves as a conduit for the exchange of professional information. The Howard University Transportation Research Center (HUTRC), supports ITE in the recruitment of students from universities all over the country.

Applicants for the internship positions must be currently enrolled and in good standing at an accredited college or university and be enrolled full-time in a degree program related to the posted internship.

Applications for the 2021 ITE Internship Program are now CLOSED


For more information about ITE, visit www.ite.org


ITE headquarters is in Washington, DC and the internship is expected to involve a mix of in-office and remote work, dependent on COVID-19. 

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