Mississippi Children's Museum

Internship Opportunities

The Mississippi Children’s Museum offers a variety of unique internships that are a great opportunity for you to gain practical experience and develop workplace skills.

Internships at MCM are part-time, unpaid experiences and our staff will work with your professors to help you earn college credit. Applicants must be enrolled in or have recently graduated from an institution of higher learning, have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA, and be at least 18 years old. Internships at MCM are offered year-round, and offerings may change depending on individual departments’ needs. If you have a particular need that is not offered here, please contact us and we will work with you to create the perfect fit. We love to create multi-department internships depending on your skills, abilities, and needs!

Benefits of interning at MCM:

  • Gain valuable career-related experience
  • Contribute fresh ideas and energetic insights to your community
  • Learn non-profit management skills
  • Develop communication and workplace skills
  • Share your talents and meet new people
  • Earn college credit

Internship Frequently Asked Questions

The following internships are currently open at the Mississippi Children’s Museum. Please click on the internship title to read the full description.

Exhibits Internship

The Mississippi Children’s Museum is committed to creating a positive, challenging and rewarding work environment for all staff, interns, and volunteers. We are an equal employment opportunity employer and strive for diversity in all jobs and at all levels in the organization. All applications and resumes are maintained on file for six months. We accept applications only for specific vacancies as posted. All applicants are subject to a background check.