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Progressive Internship program

Posted November 17, 2021

Ramsey County is seeking talented students to utilize their unique skillsets and passion for serving the community through learning and contributing to challenging, real-work opportunities. There are currently five progressive internship opportunities that are planned to begin in January 2022 for the duration of one to two years.

The Progressive Internship program is a partnership between Saint Paul CollegeMetropolitan State University and Ramsey County, Minnesota. The program is structured to provide a two-year experience across a student's transfer from Saint Paul College into a four-year program at Metro State. During this time, interns will have the opportunity to gain work experience in a local government setting through different projects of progressive difficulty. Interns will also have a chance to interact with other students in the program and expand their network within Ramsey County government.

Interns typically work 10 -20 hours per week. only students from Saint Paul College or have transferred from Saint Paul College to Metropolitan State University may apply. Direct questions to Ramsey County or or