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On-the-job experience & course credit

Gain valuable work experience in your chosen field. Our long-term relationships with a variety of corporate, government, media, agency, and not-for-profit organizations—as well as our ongoing commitment to new partnerships—give you a variety of meaningful experiences to choose from.

During your internship, you'll also take a course that blends work and learning. The combined experience provides perspective, assists in career decision-making and presents valuable networking opportunities.

Find the internship that’s right for you

Browse internship listings, requirements, and learn how to apply for current internship opportunities. Fields include broadcast, print, and online media, radio, television, and film, public relations, advertising, and marketing agencies, philanthropic and historical non-profit organizations.

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Weekly emails listing internship opportunities are sent to all active sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students. If you are not receiving them and wish to be added the mailing list, please send an email with your name, email address, and student ID number and Weekly Flyer in the subject line to

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A multitude of experiences

A total of 247 students participated in internships in the 2017–2018 academic year

For More Information

If you have questions about completing the Internship Program, please contact Internship Program Director Michael Elias at (312) 362-7988 or