Why Are Internships So Important?

  • It looks good on a resume and gives students work experience
  • It gives students the opportunity to try out a job or field
  • It provides valuable experience, including the application process
  • Students make important contacts and connections
  • It can lead to a job offer directly after graduation!!

It is crucial to have experience on your resume when you graduate, otherwise you won’t be able to compete with other graduates who are applying for the same jobs. Just having a college degree is not enough. You have to have experience to make yourself marketable in a competitive job market.

Searching for an internship?

Check out the websites below or schedule an appointment with the Director to discuss finding the right internship for you.

internships.com

internmatch.com

indeed.com

idealist.org

experience.com

simplyhired.com

thesca.org

linkedin.com

glassdoor.com

anyintern.com