What is an internship?

An internship is a short-term work experience that helps students gain exposure and experience in a field of interest, where they often receive guided learning and the opportunity to build skills. Internships may be aligned with an area of study or within an industry a student is wanting to explore. Internships can be paid, unpaid, and/or offered for course credit. If you want to receive credit for your internship, you should coordinate with your academic advisor or internship coordinator in your major.



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Professional Dress Look Book

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How to Schedule an Internship Coaching Appointment

You can get help finding, learning about, and applying for internships by meeting with a peer coach who is familiar …

Get Your Documents Reviewed

Submit your career materials for review anytime to the Career Document Dropbox! Students and alumni within one-year post-graduation can upload …

Wildcat Career Guide

Our guide for career exploration, building skills, gaining experience, and applying to jobs and internships!

Summer Internship Stipends
Internships help you to build skills, confidence, and find full-time jobs

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Students who complete an internship are two …

Featured Classes

SBS 411 | Design Your Search

In 7 short weeks, you’ll have the opportunity to design an internship or job search specific to you. You’ll gain knowledge…

PAH 383 | Pre-Internship: Building Career Readiness

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to search for, secure, participate in, and reflect on an internship…

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