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Job & Internship Opportunities 

Our Career Services promotes internship, job, and volunteer opportunities to our students and alumni. Employers who have opportunities to share can contact


Industry Partner Alliance Program Talent Services 

The Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute’s Industry Partner Alliance Program (IPA) offers exclusive talent services to is members: 

  • Hold tailored recruiting and student engagement events 
  • Promote opportunities directly to data science students 
  • Inclusion in talent programs and student project showcase mentorship  

Visit the IPA Program page for more information about becoming a IPA member


Data Science Talent Day

Annual event held in the Fall quarter with joint collaboration with Data Science Student Society (DS3), brings data science students seeking employment and internship opportunities. Proceeds from the event will directly support the student organization’s initiatives and programs. (Free for IPA Members)


Capstone Presentations 

Senior undergraduate students present and discuss their project results at the annual showcase with opportunities for attendees to review various presentations and supporting research collateral as well as meet the student presenters and network.