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Best Financial Services Internships

Vault surveyed thousands of current and former interns about their internship programs. Vault’s Best Financial Services Internships represent the highest-rated finance-related internships.

  • Survey Methodology

    In order to compile the 2018 Vault Top Internships Rankings, Vault invited more than 400 organizations to participate in our 2017 Internship Survey. We gathered information both from organizations that sponsor internships and from their interns. The internship sponsors provided Vault with descriptions of their programs, as well as details on the number of interns hired, duration of program, locations and departments in which interns are placed, and application requirements. We also asked current and former interns to comment on and rate their internship experiences on a variety of factors, including the application process, compensation and perks, quality of life, meaningfulness of assignments and training, and full-time employment prospects.

    This year, more than 12,000 interns responded to our survey. On a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the highest and 1 being the lowest, respondents were asked to rate their internship experiences in five areas:

    • Quality of Life (office culture, hours, work-life balance, flexibility)
    • Compensation & Benefits (pay structure, subsidized expenses, office space, perks)
    • Interview Process (application process, requirements, number of interviews)
    • Career Development (training and mentoring, quality of assignments, real-life experience, networking opportunities)
    • Full-time Employment Prospects (opportunity to obtain a full-time job with this organization)

    These ratings were averaged to determine an overall score for each program. Vault then compiled rankings of the top internship programs in 14 different areas. The Best Financial Services Internships reflect the highest-rated finance-related internships.

  • Ranking History

2018 Best Financial Services Internships

1
SCORE
9.612

KPCB Fellows Program

The KPCB Fellows Program offers outstanding college students from across the United States an opportunity to gain significant experience working on unique...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
2
2
SCORE
9.530

Northwestern Mutual Internship

Northwestern Mutual provides personalized financial services and offers inventive solutions for individuals and business's insurance and financial...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
1
3
SCORE
9.483

Capital One Analyst Internship Program

At Capital One, we think differently. We were a start-up with the novel idea of using data to create custom credit card offerings, and, today, we’re a...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
3
4
SCORE
9.270

Capital One Finance Internship Program

At Capital One, we think differently. We were a start-up with the novel idea of using data to create custom credit card offerings, and, today, we're a...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
NR
5
SCORE
8.951

Discover Financial Services Internship Program

Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
9
6
SCORE
8.869

Charles Schwab Intern Academy

The 9-Week Schwab Intern Academy is one of our core talent pipelines, offering upcoming graduates meaningful work and structured learning experiences to...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
7
7
SCORE
8.830

AFLAC Summer Internship Program

If you are looking for an internship that provides real-world, professional work experience and the opportunity to be a valued contributor (not just an...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
5
8
SCORE
8.783

Thrivent Financial Corporate Internship Program

Thrivent Financial is an incredible membership organization of Christians. Our member-owners are joined in a movement of being wise with money, living...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
11
9
SCORE
8.680

Aetna Summer Associate Program

Aetna’s Summer Associate Program is a great way to gain confidence, sharpen your skills and make a difference. And many of our interns are offered jobs...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
4
9
SCORE
8.680

AT&T Financial Leadership Program Internship

People propel us to deliver the future before anyone else. However, it requires dedication, passion and hard work. But most importantly, it requires...

TRENDING

2017 Rank
6
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