With more than 27,500 open internships across the U.S., according to Glassdoor data, now is the time for college students and young professionals to apply to summer internships. Glassdoor combed through thousands of company reviews shared by interns over the past year to identify the companies that offer the best experience, revealing its fourth annual report of the 25 Highest Rated Companies for Internships in 2015.
This year, Facebook takes the top spot for the second year in a row with a 4.6 company rating, according to interns. Chevron debuts on the list at #2 with a 4.6 rating, knocking Google to #3 (4.6) after ranking second on last year’s list. Quicken Loans (4.5) comes in at #4, while newcomer eBay (4.5) rounds out the top five.
See what other companies cracked the top 25:
Why is Facebook so highly rated by interns? Glassdoor dug into Facebook company reviews and its interns report a great company culture that embraces inclusiveness and creativity, feeling like part of the team, working with smart engineers and colleagues on projects that actually get built and impact billions of people. Here’s what some interns had to say:
“Great culture, easy to talk to anyone you want throughout the company. I felt like I was given a challenging task and able to grow as an engineer.” – Facebook Software Engineering Intern (Menlo Park, CA)
“You are working on a very interesting problems, which actually affect more than a billion people. You also learn a lot from people around you.” – Facebook Intern (New York, NY)
We also went inside Facebook to hear firsthand what interns enjoy about working at the company:
Want to know where in the U.S. to get hired as an intern? Check out our research on the cities with the most open internships.
Also, Glassdoor is excited to launch Glassdoor for Students, a free job search resource customized to meet the specific needs of today’s college students, allowing them to find and research the latest internships, entry-level jobs and salaries, career tips and more. Read more about Glassdoor for Students.
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