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Student Information

There are two Internship options for students at Washington College - (1) For Academic Credit (2) and Not For Academic Credit. The following text will help to explain the general purpose and process for each type of Internship.

NOT FOR ACADEMIC CREDIT

  • Have you learned what it means to conduct an Internship? What is an Internship? Visit https://www.washcoll.edu/offices/career-development/internships/
  • Have you identified your skills and abilities? If not, contact the Center for Career Development to begin the self-assessment process. This is done by individual counseling and by taking assessments (Campbell Interest and Skills Inventory and Myers-Briggs Personality Type Indicator).
  • Have you considered various business or organization functions (differences in various department titles/job titles, duties etc.)? Visit http://www.bls.gov.
  • Have you prepared a resume and had it critiqued by the Center for Career Development? It is now time to do so.
  • Schedule an appointment with the Center for Career Development to assist in your search for the appropriate Internship. You may do this by calling 410-778-7890 or send an email request to career_center@washcoll.edu.

FOR ACADEMIC CREDIT

  • If you are a first year student or undeclared major, first visit the Center for Career Development.
  • If you have declared your major, speak with your Faculty Advisor about departmental policies and procedures for an Internship with academic credit.
  • Have you identified your skills and abilities?
  • Have you considered various business or organization functions (differences in various department titles/job titles, duties etc.)? Visit http://www.bls.gov.
  • Have you prepared your resume and had it critiqued by the Center for Career Development? It is now time to do so.

For Internships specific to The Washington Center (TWC), students must contact Andrea Lange in Washington College Academic Resources at 410-778-7776 or alange2@washcoll.edu. For additional information on this type of Internship, you may visit http://academics.washcoll.edu.