College of Communication > Internships > For Internship Providers
DePaul University’s College of Communication provides services to both DePaul communication majors seeking internship positions and employers seeking highly qualified students to serve as interns. We work with hundreds of employers to help students integrate valuable work experience
with a four-credit-hour internship course*.
The following guidelines will help you determine if your internship position qualifies for the College of Communication’s Internship Program.
As part of the internship experience, the supervisor agrees to:
Organizations interested in listing internship opportunities that meet the above standards can submit their position description on a Word document via email to Michael Elias, Internship Program Director, at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include at least two learning objectives for the intern, name and contact information of the person to whom students should submit résumés, along with a submission deadline.
A line regarding compensation must be included in the position description.
Need help? More details are available at
How to Create an Effective Internship Description and our
Sample Internship Position Description.
If you have questions about internship submissions to the program, please contact the Internship Program Director Michael Elias at (312) 362-7988 or