Facebook is well known for its small teams of highly smart and technologically savvy people who touch millions of people each day around the world.
Working as an intern or co-op student, students can assist professional software engineers in improving existing products like Photos, Video, Groups, NewsFeed, Search, Mobile and Messaging that is being used by millions of users.
Facebook continually seeks interns/co-ops to work for a minimum of twelve weeks to join their engineering team. What a thrill to be at of the next generation to be working behind the scenes of building Facebook products along with creating web applications that connect people around the world.
At Facebook it is possible to write code one day and then view it live on the website almost immediately. For students today who value instantaneous communications along with creativity, what a high that can be for someone working as an intern or a new graduate just entering the real world.