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Experiential Learning Center (ELC)


Approximately 80% of new college graduates will have completed one or more internships. Don’t put yourself at a disadvantage and participate in an internship.

Eight Reasons to Do an Internship

  1. Learn about a career field from the inside to decide if it is the right field for you
  2. Apply concepts you've learned in the classroom to real-world practical experiences
  3. Develop new skills, knowledge, and confidence in your own abilities
  4. Establish professional work habits and attitudes
  5. Meet new people and develop your networking skills
  6. Gain exposure to real-world problems and issues
  7. Obtain valuable work-related references and letters of recommendation
  8. Strengthen your resume and open the door to a job offer

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