2024 Graduate Summer Internship Program

Sacramento, CA

What You Will Do

Interns apply the analytical techniques learned in their graduate programs to a practical issue facing the State of California.


The LAO internship program is a rigorous analytical experience open to individuals who:

  • Have completed the first year of a two-year graduate program that includes curriculum that is both quantitative and policy based.

  • Are interested in becoming a full-time fiscal and policy analyst at the LAO after graduation.


Positions available: 2‑4

Compensation: $3,500 per month

Program length: 12 weeks, full-time.

Location: In-person in Sacramento, California. In-office work Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Telecommuting offered most Mondays and Fridays, workload permitting.

How to Apply

We will be using the platform to process applications for this position. Please check this page for updates in October 2023.

More Information

Watch a virtual recruitment panel presentation featuring analysts from our office here.

The LAO is an equal opportunity employer.