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About Baxter Healthcare Summer Intern Program

Baxter touches millions of lives every day with products and services that are essential building blocks of healthcare.

Baxter's U.S. Internship Program provides interns with 12 weeks of supervised and practical work experience that is directly related to their academic studies and career goals. The program averages close to 60-70 students each year in areas such as, finance/accounting, engineering, information technology, manufacturing, research and development and marketing. After completing the Internship Program, many interns are hired as full-time employees.

At Baxter, interns typically will, assume full responsibility and contribute in a professional capacity in their internship area; gain experience through Baxter's businesses and functions; learn from, work with and network with Baxter professionals from a variety of areas across the organization; receive performance assessments and feedback at the end of their assignment.


Baxter evaluates undergraduate and graduate candidates based on the same criteria as entry-level employees, which includes grade point average, leadership abilities, communication skills and relevant coursework. Specifically, Baxter looks for interns who have:

  • A grade point average of 3.0 or higher (on 4.0 scale);
  • A diverse set of extracurricular activities; and
  • At least two years of college and are enrolled in school the semester following their internship.

As a global leader dedicated to building the best team in health care, Baxter offers competitive compensation and full benefits. To view other opportunities at Baxter, please visit us at, EOE M/F/D/V.

Baxter Healthcare Summer Intern Program

Anais Graves
Baxter Healthcare
1 Baxter Parkway
Deerfield, IL 60015


Number of Interns: 51 to 100
Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Stipend
Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students, Business School Students, Law School Students


Chicago, IL