Career Exploration Opportunities

All of the opportunities listed are Student Led, meaning students must take the leadership role in applications, etc. Students should speak with their teacher, school counselor, and parents before applying for any of these opportunities. If you need assistance please contact your Career Specialist 

Be sure to check out the Trident Region’s Youth Apprenticeship program, another amazing career exploration opportunity!

This list is updated regularly – Please bookmark this page and revisit often for the latest information!


Career Opportunities List

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Career Focus Type Opportunity Deadline Eligibility More Info
Art Career Camp College of Charleston- Studio Art Summer Immersion (SASI) Until Filled 9th-12th grade APPLY
Art Career Camp Shared World Creative Writing Program- Wofford College Until Filled Rising 8th-12th grade REGISTER
Art Career Camp Trident Technical College- Mixed Media Art Camp Until Filled 13-17 years old APPLY
Art Career Camp Trident Technical College Photoshop Pixel Pioneers Until Filled 10-12 years old APPLY
Animal Science Volunteer Programs Charleston Animal Society Explorer’s Club Various Program Dates 8-17 Years Old APPLY
Architecture / Interior Design Career Camp Ball State Interior Design Summer Workshop Until Filled 9th-12th grade APPLY
Arts Career Camp Charleston Academy of Musical Theatre Camps Until Filled All Ages APPLY
Arts Camps SC Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities Summer Programs Until Filled 7th-11th grade APPLY
Studio Art Career Camp Studio Art Summer Immersion Program- College of Charleston Program Starts July 22nd 10-12th Grade APPLY
Biology, Environmental Career Camp Dolphin Camp – Lowcountry Marine Mammal Network All Ages APPLY
Content Creator Apprenticeship Content Creator- TTC Youth Apprencenticeship Program 10th-12th Graders FLYER & APPLY On application type in Content Creator
Culinary Arts Career Camp Riverdogs Culinary Camp Until Filled Ages 7-13 REGISTER
Culinary Arts Career Camp Camp Tasty Success Until Filled 7th – 12th Graders FLYER
Culinary Arts Career Camp TTC Culinary Boot Camp Program- Multiple sessions for different age groups. Please register for correct age group and dates that work best for you. Until Filled Ages 10-17 APPLY
Emergency Response Career Camp North Charleston Fire Department- Teens Aiding the Community Until Filled High School Students FLYER- English Version FLYER- Spanish Version
Health Care Career Camp MUSC PharmDementals July 3rd High School Students FLYER & REGISTER
Health Care Internship Charleston ENT & Allergy Graduating Seniors FLYER & APPLY
Health Care Apprenticeship Medical Lab Assistant- TTC Youth Apprenticeship Until Filled 11th-graudated seniors FLYER & MORE INFO
Health Care Info Sessions MUSC College of Health Professions Varies HS Students ALL DATES & REGISTER
Health Care Job Shadow MUSC Shadow a Pharmacist or Student Varies Middle/HS Student MORE INFO
Health Care Intern/Part-time Transporter- Roper St. Francis Healthcare – in search bar type Transporter to view possible open positions Varies 16+ APPLY
Health Care Part-time Transporter- MUSC- in search bar type Transporter to view possible open positions Varies 16+ APPLY
Health Care Student Opportunities MUSC Programs for Students Varies Per Program Varies MORE INFO
Horticulture / Building Community Volunteer Charleston Parks Conservancy No Date Varies by opportunity APPLY
Hospitality/Education Internship Hospitality/Education Internship- Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina Until Filled HS Students FLYER
Hospitality Apprenticeship Hotel Operations – TTC Youth Apprenticeship Varies 11th -12th graders FLYER & MORE INFO
Hospitality/ Sports Summer Opportunity Charleston Riverdogs-Hiring Events Until Filled 15+ FLYER & APPLY
Hospitality/Event Planning/ Sports Volunteer Program Cooper River Bridge Run Expo Support Until Filled HS Students APPLY
Human Rights/ Government Week Long Event Charleston Civil Rights & Civics/Kids on Point- Immersive Civil Rights Experience 20 Students Rising 10th Graders MORE INFO & REGISTER
Leadership/Education Leadership Program Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry Leadership Scholar Program 20 Students Rising Juniors MORE INFO & APPLY
Law & Public Safety Career Camp CSU Criminal Justice Camp Until Filled 14-18 years REGISTER
Leadership Career Camp Charleston Civil Rights & Civics/Kids Point- immersive civil rights experience Until Filled Rising 10th graders MORE INFORMATION
Manufacturing Full-time Volvo Car Charleston Accelerator Program Until Filled Graduating Seniors FLYER
Manufacturing Career Camp Trident Technical College- Lowcountry Advanced Manufacturing Institute Until Filled 13-17 years old APPLY
Recreation Summer Position City of Charleston Recreation Leader Until Filled 15 by May 1st APPLY
Recreation Summer Positions Charleston County Parks- Waterpark & Beach Positions Until Filled 14+ years old FLYER / SEARCH & APPLY
Recreation Summer Positions City of Charleston Summer Positions Until Filled 16 by May 1st FLYER
Service Learning/ Volunteer/Leadership Volunteer/Leadership Youth Volunteer Corps of Charleston Summer of Service Until Filled Ages 11-18 FLYER & FAQ
STEM Career Camp Robotics Summer Camp- Charleston Digital Corridor Until Filled Rising 7th & 8th Graders FLYER & REGISTER
STEM Summer Career Camp CyberPatriot STEM Summer CyberCamp 20 Students Max 6th-12th Grade REGISTER
STEM Summer Career Camp StellarXplorers STEM Summer StellarCamp 20 Students Max 6th-12th Grade REGISTER
STEM Career Camp Summer STEAM Institute- Engaging Creative Minds Until Filled k5-8th grade REGISTER
STEM/Education Summer Volunteer Position Jr. Camp Counselor- Engaging Creative Minds Until Filled 9th-12th graders FLYER & APPLY
STEM Career Camp Rocket Camp @ Academic Magnet Until Filled Rising 6th-8th Grade FLYER & MORE INFO
STEM Summer Volunteer Position STEAM Institute Camp Counselors- Engaging Creative Minds Until Filled Graduating Seniors FLYER
STEM Career Camp “Everyday” STEM Summer Career Camp Until Filled 6th-12th Graders FLYER
STEM Summer Career Camp Cyber Smart Kids Camp- FREE TTC Until Filled 11-14 years old FLYER
STEM Career Camp Palmetto Cyber Camp @ Jerry Zucker Middle School June 24th Rising 5th – 12th Graders FLYER
STEM Summer Camp Trident Technical College STEM Camps- Over 15 camps with variety of topics to choose from Until Filled 7-17 years old FLYER
STEM Career Camp Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program Open Until Program Starts Current 9th-11th grade MORE INFO & APPLY
STEM Career Camp USC’s Carolina Master Scholars Adventure Series Check site for updates Rising 6th – 12th grade APPLY
STEM Career Camp Citadel STEAM Camp Rising 5th-8th grade APPLY
STEM Apprenticeship Develop Carolina- Software Engineers- accepting application now for Summer start date Rolling Application 18+ years old APPLY
STEM Career Camp GoSciTech @ SC Governor’s School for Science & Math Check site for updates Rising 8th – 10th grade APPLY
STEM Career Camp Clemson Summer Science Outreach – Multiple Residential Camps on Biotechnology & Public Health, and Space Travel! Check site for updates Ages 11-17, check site APPLY
STEM 1 Day Event South Carolina Young Women In Engineering Leadership Conference- @ CofC- April 30th Until Filled High School Students FLYER & REGISTER
Veterinary Science Career Camp Pet Helpers Fairy Tails Camp Until Filled Rising Kindergarten – 5th grade APPLY
Various Apprenticeship Apprenticeship Opportunities in various careers Varies 11th-Graduating Seniors VIEW POSITIONS
Various Volunteer City of Charleston Youth Volunteer Corp No Date Rising 7th & 8th grade APPLY
Welding Welding School- Full-time W International Welding School Program- Paid Training Program! Leeds to full-time job No Date Graduated HS Students APPLY