Summer Internship Program

Dec 1, 2017


Welcome to McKenna John J Architect's Summer Internship Program, an exciting opportunity for architecture students to gain invaluable experience working with our esteemed team. As a reputable firm in the Heavy Industry and Engineering - Architecture category, we pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive internship program that prepares aspiring architects for their future careers.

Why Choose Our Summer Internship Program?

Our Summer Internship Program sets itself apart from others, as we believe in providing a dynamic learning environment where interns are given real responsibilities and contribute to ongoing projects. Here, your ideas and creativity matter.

1. Hands-On Experience

We understand that practical experience is crucial for your growth as an architect. Through our program, you will have the opportunity to work alongside our experienced professionals, gaining hands-on experience in various stages of architectural design, drafting, and project management.

2. Mentorship

As a McKenna intern, you won't be left to navigate the architectural world alone. Our team of skilled architects will guide and mentor you throughout the internship, offering insights and advice based on their extensive expertise. We are committed to nurturing your talent and helping you develop into a well-rounded architect.

3. Exposure to Diverse Projects

Our firm is involved in a wide range of architectural projects, from residential and commercial buildings to public spaces and cultural landmarks. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to contribute to these projects, gaining exposure to various architectural styles and design challenges.

4. Networking Opportunities

At McKenna, we value the power of connections. Throughout the internship, you will interact with professionals from different disciplines, collaborating on multidisciplinary projects. Building a strong professional network is essential in the architecture industry, and our program offers ample opportunities for you to expand your contacts.

Program Details

Our Summer Internship Program typically runs for 10 weeks during the summer months. It is open to architecture students who have completed at least two years of their undergraduate degree or are pursuing a master's degree in architecture. We are looking for motivated individuals with a passion for design and a strong work ethic.

Application Process

To apply for our Summer Internship Program, please complete the online application form available on our website. Along with the form, submit your resume, portfolio, and a cover letter expressing your interest in the program. Our team will carefully review all applications and select candidates for interviews. Successful applicants will be notified via email.

Compensation and Benefits

We believe in recognizing your dedication during the internship. Interns participating in our program receive a competitive stipend. Additionally, you will have access to our office facilities, resources, and various learning opportunities.


The Summer Internship Program at McKenna John J Architect presents an excellent opportunity to gain practical experience, expand your architectural knowledge, and work with renowned professionals in the industry. Apply now to enhance your skills and take a step towards a successful career in architecture.

Darryl Woods
Awesome opportunity for students! 👍
Nov 8, 2023
Jeremy Burton
Invaluable experience for students!
Oct 9, 2023
Melissa Humphrey
I'm eager to see the impact of this program on the future of architecture.
Sep 24, 2023
Sonja Whitson
I'm eager to see the impact that this program will have on the future of architecture.
Jun 28, 2023
Josh Hall
The opportunity to work on challenging projects will be an invaluable learning experience.
Jun 9, 2023
The internship's focus on valuable industry experience is commendable.
May 10, 2023
Rob Phillips
This program's focus on hands-on learning is exactly what aspiring architects need.
Apr 16, 2023
Jennifer Edmonds
I'm excited to be part of a program that values professional growth and learning.
Apr 10, 2023
Ayla Stromquist
The potential to develop new skills and knowledge is endless within this internship.
Mar 23, 2023
Rob Thompson
The potential for growth and learning within this program is immense.
Mar 22, 2023
Sorcha Ferris
I'm eager to contribute to the firm's legacy through my involvement in the internship program.
Mar 13, 2023
Anatolii Maslov
This sounds like a great opportunity for architecture students!
Feb 20, 2023
Andy Santacroce
The opportunity to contribute to real projects is an invaluable learning experience.
Feb 10, 2023
Inam Qadir
The chance to apply classroom knowledge to real-world projects is a rare opportunity.
Jan 28, 2023
Matt Klinger
The opportunity to work on meaningful projects will be a defining experience for interns.
Nov 5, 2022
Joanne Zwehl
I appreciate the emphasis on gaining valuable experience in the industry.
Oct 27, 2022
Flossie Ball
This program will undoubtedly shape the next generation of architects.
Aug 29, 2022
Carol Cropp
It's exciting to see a firm investing in the growth of emerging architects.
Jul 28, 2022
The internship offers a perfect balance of learning and practical application.
Jul 5, 2022
Anna Prokhorova
It's wonderful to see companies investing in the growth of young professionals.
Jun 14, 2022
Ryan Daniels
This program provides a platform for aspiring architects to showcase their talent.
May 30, 2022
Robert Trenkenschu
I'm thrilled at the chance to make a tangible impact on architectural design through this program.
Mar 31, 2022
Stuart Higgins
The chance to be involved in real-world architectural endeavors as an intern is truly inspiring.
Mar 14, 2022
Daniel Peritz
The architecture world is about to receive a new wave of innovative ideas from these interns.
Jan 14, 2022
Joe Collison
I'm eager to explore the intersection of Heavy Industry and Engineering - Architecture during this internship.
Jan 5, 2022
Anna Bijon
This internship program's emphasis on professional growth sets it apart from others.
Dec 24, 2021
Leroy Strathman
I'm excited to gain a deeper understanding of the architectural industry through this program.
Nov 22, 2021
Mike Hills
I can't wait to immerse myself in the world of architecture through this program.
Nov 21, 2021
Sally Hibbeler
I look forward to bringing fresh perspectives to the table as an intern.
Nov 17, 2021
Chris Pousseur
I'm eager to learn from the best in the industry through this internship.
Jul 27, 2021
Eileen Gist
I'm eager to collaborate with the talented team at McKenna John J Architect.
Jul 20, 2021
Sharon May
This program's impact on the future of architecture will be far-reaching and significant.
Jul 18, 2021
Jessca Gonzales
The combination of industry knowledge and creativity is the perfect foundation for aspiring architects.
Jul 18, 2021
Crystal Lopez
I'm looking forward to gaining hands-on experience in architectural design through this program.
Jul 16, 2021
Joseph Ticheli
Excited to apply for this internship and contribute to the firm's success.
Jun 5, 2021
Kelechi Okoye-Ahaneku
I'm excited at the prospect of gaining practical experience in the architectural industry.
May 24, 2021
Nicole Recio
I'm excited to embark on a journey of professional development through this internship.
Apr 26, 2021
Debbie Johnson
I appreciate the focus on enhancing practical skills and knowledge in architecture.
Mar 26, 2021
Frank Coles
The blend of Heavy Industry and Architecture offers a dynamic learning environment.
Mar 11, 2021
Lee Riding
I'm eager to contribute to innovative architectural projects as part of this program.
Jan 5, 2021
Barry Kaplin
I'm looking forward to diving into real-world architectural projects as an intern.
Nov 13, 2020
Thomas Kuhl
I'm interested in learning more about the projects interns will be involved in.
Oct 8, 2020
Darryl Tucker
The blend of practical experience and academic knowledge is the perfect recipe for success.
Oct 1, 2020
Byron Fox
Kudos to McKenna John J Architect for offering this amazing opportunity to students.
Sep 18, 2020
Shawn Edie
The chance to contribute to real-world projects is both challenging and rewarding.
Sep 1, 2020
Fenny Ligat
The architecture community will benefit greatly from the skills developed in this internship program.
Aug 21, 2020
This program will undoubtedly prepare interns for successful careers in architecture.
Aug 9, 2020
Nick James
The architecture world is in for some exciting fresh perspectives from the intern cohort.
Jul 20, 2020
Dan Kador
I'm eager to absorb as much knowledge as possible from the experts at McKenna John J Architect.
Jul 17, 2020
Glenn Morelli
I'm thrilled at the thought of gaining hands-on experience in architecture.
Jul 1, 2020
Kellie Furr
The blend of engineering and architecture creates a unique learning environment for interns.
May 24, 2020
I'm grateful for the opportunity to be mentored by industry professionals.
Mar 30, 2020
Dennis Coon
This internship program is a valuable stepping stone for aspiring architects.
Mar 23, 2020
Kit Hamilton
Looking forward to seeing the innovative designs that come out of this program!
Feb 25, 2020
Steve Frate
I look forward to contributing fresh ideas and perspectives to the architecture field.
Jan 23, 2020
Carrie Griffith
This internship program aligns perfectly with my career goals.
Jan 11, 2020
Yankin Tanurhan
I'm looking forward to forging meaningful connections with industry professionals during this internship.
Nov 7, 2019
Vasu Reddy
The architecture industry will benefit from the fresh perspectives of these interns.
Oct 5, 2019
Sean Ferris
The opportunity to work with an esteemed team is truly inspiring.
Sep 14, 2019
Rorie Butterfield
This program offers a perfect blend of mentorship and hands-on experience in architecture.
Jul 30, 2019
Derek Sedlack
The firm's reputation in Heavy Industry and Engineering - Architecture is impressive.
Jul 15, 2019
Dalibor Cicman
I'm eager to see the impact interns will have on the firm's projects and designs.
May 14, 2019
John Boone
The internship's contribution to the development of future architects cannot be overstated.
Apr 20, 2019
Michael Aguiar
This internship program will help bridge the gap between student learning and professional practice.
Feb 7, 2019
Alfred Williams
The chance to work on real projects as an intern is a rare and valuable experience.
Feb 6, 2019
Amy Dixon
The potential to learn from professionals in the field is invaluable.
Dec 31, 2018
Chunyin Li
I'm grateful for the chance to learn and grow with such a respected firm.
Dec 30, 2018
Ramel Hull
The chance to make a real impact on architectural projects as an intern is truly exciting.
Oct 23, 2018
Onica Malema
The opportunity to work alongside esteemed professionals is a dream come true for aspiring architects.
Oct 16, 2018
Tim McDowell
This program will undoubtedly contribute to the advancement of architecture as a profession.
Sep 5, 2018
Lori Thompson
The combination of Heavy Industry and Architecture offers a unique learning experience.
Jun 27, 2018
Ganesan Rajamani
I can't wait to be a part of this exciting summer program!
Apr 5, 2018
Fred Gardner
Looking forward to learning from the expertise of the McKenna John J Architect team.
Feb 3, 2018
Phil Muldoon
I'm excited to be a part of a program that values professional development.
Dec 12, 2017