TDOT Summer Internship Program

TDOT offers a paid internship program to introduce college students to the importance of transportation and civil service.  We offer summer internships in the areas of aeronautics, business administration, civil engineering, construction management, environmental science, and urban planning & development. The program lasts approximately 12 weeks and runs from May to August.    

For questions related to TDOT's Internship Program and University Recruitment please contact Samantha Koszalka.   Phone: 615-741-4043; Email:  Or  Mark Prange. Phone: 615-741-7486; Email:

Minimum Requirements

Rising Junior, or senior, college class status as of May 2024 OR graduate students. Registration to a bachelor's, or graduate degree program required.  

Recent graduates who completed a  bachelor's degree or graduate degree no more than 12 months prior.

Authorization to work in the United States.


Internship Program