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Internship Program

The Indiana State Police Internship Program is an excellent way for college students to gain valuable experience in law enforcement. Read the details below to learn how an ISP internship might benefit you.

The Indiana State Police is not currently accepting applications for the internship program. Please check back to this website in April for the application for the Fall 2023 Internship Application.

Internship Program Overview

  • Designed for college students pursuing a career in law enforcement
  • An observational and experiential program
  • On-the-job training includes administrative and field experience
  • Interns will engage in a ride-along program
  • Scheduling options include 8 weeks or 16 weeks
  • Total of 160 hours minimum
  • Internship is unpaid

Minimum Standards

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • No juvenile or adult criminal arrests or convictions
  • Minimum one year of college
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale at an accredited college or university
  • Must be for college credit
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Have operating telephone service (either residential or cellular)
  • Current e-mail account for electronic correspondence

In addition to these minimum standards each student must submit to a driver’s license check, a criminal history check, a sex offender registry check, and a local wants and warrants check as well as being fingerprinted on a criminal history card.

Internship Program Coordinator

Sergeant Katie Salzman

For further details review the ISP Internship Program Information Packet.

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