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School of Business in conjunction with career services

The School of Business Internship center is designed to be a resource for students, faculty and business managers alike.

For Students

Internships

One of the recurring themes in any entry level job search is the lack of experience factor. "Where do I get experience if no one is willing to hire me?" The answer is simple: Get an internship!

Work experience not only makes you more marketable as a job candidate, it also gives you the opportunity to gain greater understanding about your chosen field.

  • National Internship Opportunities
  • Internship Student Application Form
  • Local Internship Opportunities
  • Benefits
  • Enhancing your resume with career related experience.
  • Building contacts for your future job search.
  • Learning more about your chosen industry or field.
  • Applying academic learning to hands-on situations.
  • Becoming more knowledgeable about general work functions.
  • Investigating organizational culture.
  • Learning career-related skills such as, public speaking, report-writing, dealing with customers...
  • Polishing communication skills needed in the workplace.

For Businesses

Benefits

  • Access to young energetic educated workers
  • Opportunity to interact with the University
  • Opportunity to find future employees without the risk of immediate hire
  • Provide them with an early opportunity to gauge the talents of a new generation of workers and, in many cases, sell themselves as a quality place for students to begin their careers after they graduate.
  • Their fresh perspectives often challenge entrenched processes and attitudes that have outlived their usefulness.
  • Interns also often prove to be invaluable recruiting tools when they return to campus.

Read more: Internships - Advantage, Cost, Benefits of Internship Programs, Setting up Internships and Distinguishing Interns from Employees.

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