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About Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business and government customers. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies. These include two robust wireless networks that offer mobile data services, instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities and an award-winning and global Tier 1 internet backbone. BusinessWeek also recognized Sprint among the “Best Places to Launch a Career.”

The Sprint Nextel Student Employment Program is designed to enhance recruitment efforts and reinforce the relationships developed through these efforts. Its objectives are to promote meaningful assignments to enhance the student’s learning; provide intern program orientation materials to students and their supervisors; coordinate opportunities for interaction with Sprint managers, executives and other interns; and to complement existing intern programs to enhance recruiting efforts. There are numerous positions available throughout Sprint Nextel, including opportunities in finance, accounting, network engineering and software engineering. Interns also participate in company social activities, educational development, travel to Kansas City for presentations and more.


Open to current college students and grad students. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required.

Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel
6500 Sprint Parkway
Overland Park, KS KSOPHL0302


Number of Interns: 101 or more
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students


Columbus, OH
Kansas City, KS
Richmond, VA
Tallahassee, FL
Wilmington, NC