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Compliment your education with BatesCarter

BatesCarter believes an internship is the most effective way to identify prospective employees. Generally we recruit rising senior students who are seeking practical experience to complement their education. We provide an organized rigorous training program for the interns. We believe the information learned during an internship with BatesCarter is priceless.
Our interns gain valuable skills through real world experience. We employ at least one intern at all times. During peak seasons, we may employee as many as four. We provide an organized, rigorous training program for our interns. With guidance from staff, we offer challenging assignments, with the goal to develop a foundation of business professionalism.
If you are a rising senior or recent graduate and are considering a future internship, please email us for information on our internship program.

Intern Testimonials

There have been several interns that have gone on to graduate and become full time staff with BatesCarter. Some have moved on to other careers within the accounting field and some have stayed with BatesCarter and furthered their career within the firm.

Zach Propes

May 2008 - "This opportunity to further my education in a professional business environment has proven to be priceless. The staff's unconditional support and eagerness to help, couples with the often challenging assignments, has allowed me to deepen my understanding of accounting and develop a foundation of what it means to be a true business professional. BatesCarter is an exceptional firm and I will forever be grateful for this opportunity."

"As a summer intern between my junior and senior years, BatesCarter provided and directed me with real work and real clients giving me the advantage of a real representation of how my career will begin. Moreover, the wide range of staff at BatesCarter - from the new staff accountants to the veteran partners - were wonderful resources to learn how my career can grow."

"BatesCarter provided me the opportunity to demonstrate the knowledge and skills I have acquired through textbooks, in a real world, business environment. The courtesy of the professionals at BatesCarter was only surpassed by the level of expertise and insight they provided whenever needed. After finishing the internship program at BatesCarter, I was able to re-enter the classroom as a more aware and confident future accountant."

Wright Allen

August 2020 - “I’ve really enjoyed helping in the audit and tax departments at BatesCarter this summer. I’ve learned a lot and am excited to use what I’ve learned in my classes and future career. I plan to finish up my undergraduate coursework this upcoming year and then pursue my MAcc degree at UGA next year. Thank you BatesCarter for the wonderful internship experience!”

"I have experienced many new things while interning at BatesCarter. From working with the wonderful staff to the grueling tax returns, I am grateful to have had the opportunity to be an intern. I will take what I have learned with this experience to further my career as a future CPA."

"I learned more in one day than I could ever learn in a text book. The internship program enabled me to contribute to the team on a daily basis. The staff has a wealth of knowledge that they are eager to share. The internship program is filled with unique opportunities that distinguish it from comparable ones."

"The internship program at BatesCarter is a great opportunity. You can't learn everything in a classroom; the real knowledge comes from real work experience and BatesCarter has provided this environment, giving me the knowledge to advance my career as an accountant."