Job Description

Summer Marketing and Communications Internship

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Cancer Treatment Centers of America®

Summer Marketing and Communications Internship

At Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA®), we look for leaders. Our summer internship program is no different.  As an intern, and empowered contributor on the team, we expect you to:

  • Possess an appetite for learning and development
  • Inquire; eagerly and resourcefully work through challenges
  • Drive for success and possess strong personal accountability
  • Create and maintain positive relationships in a collaborative setting

Within the Summer Internship program, we look for individuals who have a passion for the CTCA Vision, Mission and Values and a drive for improving the overall patient experience.

About the Internship:

  • The CTCA Marketing and Communications Internship provides hands-on work experience in the growth department (marketing); the intern will work for 10 weeks with the growth team where they will focus on communications, community outreach and patient activities. Some of the intern’s specific responsibilities include writing content for internal communications and public relations, assisting with community outreach, including our internal Tulsa Area United Way campaign, and working with our patient loyalty program, Cancer Fighters.
  • The program tentatively starts on Tuesday, May 28 and continues through Friday, August 2. The intern will be expected to work 15-20 hours a week with the specific hours worked flexible within Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. There will also be occasional evening or weekend hours for patient or community events.
  • The internship is unpaid. CTCA supports requests for course credit; the class requirements and resulting company obligations must be discussed at the beginning of the internship.
  • The internship is in Tulsa, OK. To learn more about CTCA, please visit


  • Prospective interns should be rising juniors or seniors at an accredited college or university and focused on obtaining a degree in the areas of marketing, advertising, communications, journalism or a related area.
  • Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Skills Requested:

  • Ideal applicants will possess a comfort level with and interest in writing, graphic design, event planning and executing fundraising campaigns.

Application Questionnaire:

**Please limit your answers to 100 words per question. We look for quality versus quantity.   

Describe an instance when you embodied one of the CTCA core values: Hopeful, Compassionate, Empowering, Ethical, Responsive, Innovative, Team-Spirited. What is a successful internship to you? Specifically, what are your career aspirations?      What do you hope to get out of a 10-week internship experience at CTCA, and how does this contribute to your short-term career goals? What impact do you seek to make during a summer internship? What's the one thing that sets you apart from other candidates applying for an internship? 

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

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