An internship is a structured learning
experience in a work setting. A majority of internships take place in the
summer, but many are available throughout the year. Internship programs can be
found at private corporations, government offices and nonprofit organizations.
Internships can be paid or unpaid positions, credit bearing or non-credit
For more information visit Next Steps on the left, or the appropriate link below.
What are the responsibilities of the different parties during the internship?
What is the purpose of an internship?
An internship is designed to provide students with a guided introduction to the professional working world at or near the end of their program of study.
Who finds the student an internship?
Can I earn academic credit for an internship?
The student is responsible for finding a suitable internship position. Students, search our internship openings
for opportunities, or search these websites
Yes. You need a faculty advisor to supervise your internship. Many times but not always, internship credit counts only for general elective credit, and not towards your major requirements. Check with your department