An internship is a form of work-based learning that integrates a student's academic
experience with practical application and skills development in a professional setting.
Characteristics that describe an internships are
The experience is a skilled or professional level assignment
In the area of a student's vocational or academic major or field of interest.
Has a specific time frame ex., 1 semester, 3 months, 8 weeks
Does not guarantee permanent employment
Can be paid or unpaid
Must be supervised
What is Work Experience Education (WRKX)?
Work Experience Education, formerly known as CO-OP, is an individualized work-based
learning course where students earn college credit for on-the-job training and experience
at their job or paid/unpaid internship or volunteer position.
SEARCH FOR INTERNSHIPS
BASED ON META MAJOR
Arts, Language & Information Technology, Math and
Science and Health Social Science
Communication Business and Economics Engineering
ADDITIONAL INTERNSHIPS LISTING SITES
Internships.com - Extensive listings of internships
from 7,000 companies
LinkedIn internships- Sign in to see listings in a variety of fields
via your LinkedIn account
College Central Network Database- Sign-in via CNC
Bay Area Volunteer Information Center- Lists Bay Area nonprofit organizations
that need volunteers to support their services.
Sometimes that best way to get experience and learn new skills is to volunteer,
How do I find an internship?
When is a good time to start looking for an internship?