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Both courses are offered online and meet the Experiential Learning requirement. If you have completed the requirement already, the course will be counted as an elective in your major.

CMN 394  Making the Most of Your Communication Internship (4 cr.)

Learn and implement career planning skills that  will enrich your internship experience and prepare you for workplace success in the future. You also will explore the organization, gain an understanding of how you can contribute to its mission and goals, create and learn to nurture professional relationships, and build a foundation for effective career decision-making. The final project is a professional digital portfolio. PREREQUISITE(S): Completed online orientation session.  

CMN 395 Internship Practicum (4 cr.)

Learn how to use your internship and other job experiences to prepare for uninterrupted employment after graduation.  Assignments include leveraging strengths and professional relationships, taking calculated risks and seeking feedback for sustained professional and personal growth. NOTE: CMN 395 is a Special Topics course that may be taken more than once.

Topics Include: Leveraging Your Way to Career Success, Recession-Proof Career Planning and Navigating the Global Workplace​.