Internships: Preparing for Life After College
Internships taken for college credit are work experiences designed, conducted and evaluated within an academic context. Students earn academic credit while working in a professional setting. Ongoing communication, feedback and evaluation among students, faculty and work supervisors ensure that educational and work goals are met.
- Further develop students' application of classroom concepts and skills in a work situation.
- Provide students with accurate and constructive feedback about their professional competence and development.
- Expand students' understanding of career choices, expectations, and on-the-job practices.
- Assist students in developing a professional network.