For more details on the process and how to select an internship, please visit Jill Okes-Kincade, Experiential Learning Coordinator, in the Student Success Center (Administration Building, first floor). You can also contact her at (304) 473-8607, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Based on the Job Outlook 2018 survey, when considering an applicant, employers ranked the importance of an internship in the industry with a 4.4 out of 5. For an internship within their organization, they ranked it a 4.6 out of 5.
Almost 50% of all majors require an internship for credit. You can find specific descriptions in the course catalog.
In an internship, you can develop skills in
- Event planning
- Time management
- Taking initiative
- Creativity and critical thinking
To apply for an internship, or determine if you qualify, check out the Internship Guide and Application Form.