We understand that a well-rounded education extends beyond the classroom. Our internship and work-based learning opportunities are designed to allow students to apply what they have learned through academic coursework in real-world professional experiences.

Whether exploring potential career paths, seeking to enhance your skill set, or preparing for a future job search, our internships and work-based learning experiences are a conduit through which students can transform knowledge into tangible skills and build connections that will shape their future success.


Internships can be a valuable part of your college experience, offering a wide range of benefits that can help shape your future career. Below are a few potential benefits.

  • Career Exploration
  • Skill Development
  • Mentorship
  • College Credit
  • Confidence Building
  • Personal Growth
  • Exposure to Workplace Culture
  • Real-World Experience
  • Resume Enhancement
  • Networking
  • Increased Job Opportunities
  • Professional Development
  • Portfolio Building
  • Competitive Advantage

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Begin your internship journey and gain valuable professional experience.Review the internship checklist and complete your internship application.

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Internship Courses

School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

JOU 1949 Journalism Internship I MUM 2942 Music Production & Technology Internship SLS 1949 Work Experience Internship

School of Education

EDE 4940 Internship in Elementary Education LAE 4940 Internship in Middle Grades Language Arts MAE 4940 Internship in Middle and Secondary Education with Mathematics Emphasis

School of Health Professions

EMS 2661 Paramedic Field Internship

School of Pure and Applied Sciences

SCE 1949 Science Internship

School of Business and Technology

CNT 1949 Networking Internship I CNT 2949 Networking Internship II COP 1949 Computer Programming Internship I ETD 1949 Engineering Technology Internship I ETD 2949 Engineering Technology Internship II GEB 1949 Business Internship I GEB 2949 Business Internship II MAN 1949 Management Internship I MAN 3949 Management Internship II PAD 2949 Public Safety Administration Internship I PAD 4949 Public Safety Administration Internship II PLA 2942 Paralegal Internship

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