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COOPERATIVE EDUCATION & WORK-BASED LEARNING

Cooperative Education & Work-Based Learning

Internship: Definition
Ife Orgunyomi

 

Internships are paid and unpaid positions related to a student's major or career focus. A variety of paid and unpaid internships are available to students wishing to gain experience. Students may choose an in-state or out-of-state position.

Internships can be held for a semester or summer. The length of time commitment is pre-defined by the employer. Enrollment is required and credit may be awarded. The weekly time commitment can range from 10 to 40 hours.