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About Walt Disney World Professional Internships

Through his drawing talent, Walt Disney conjured up an empire. One of his most well-known creations, Florida-based theme park Walt Disney World, opened in 1971. Also known as the Magic Kingdom, the park is home to some of Disney’s most beloved characters, including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy. The giant resort has grown over the years, and now encompasses 47 square miles of land. It includes four theme parks, two water parks and over 20 lodging locations for its visiting guests.

The advanced intern program helps students gain experience and make valuable career contacts. Interns work in accounting, design, communications, education, industrial engineering, human resources, IT, marketing and sales, merchandising, recreation and science. Many positions go to past Disney College Program interns, but there are some that don’t require previous Disney experience, such as the animal programs.


Open to current college students who have completed at least one semester and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicants must also have their own transportation and meet the individual requirements of the specific internship for which they are applying. See the website for details.

Walt Disney World Professional Internships

Number of Interns: Varies
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors


Tallahassee, FL