Internships allow students to acquire work experience, establish professional contacts and references, and of course, begin a career.Some of our degree and certificate programs allow students to earn up to three semester hours through an internship. These internships are conducted under the close supervision of a faculty advisor and partnering employer.
For the 2014-2015 academic year, the for-credit option is available to students in the following programs who have completed prerequisite courses and/or received the consent of a faculty advisor.
- Administrative Office Systems
- Auto Body Repair
- Business Administration (Management, Marketing, Human Resources Management, Entrepreneurship)
- Computer-Aided Design and Drafting
- Computer Information Systems
- Construction Industry
- Early Childhood Education Administration
- Graphic Design
- Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
- Industrial Technology
- Mass Communication
- Social Studies (Anthropology, Criminal Justice, History, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology)
Students interested in earning credit during an internship are required to obtain a Registration and Agreement Form from Career Development Center. The Internship coordinator will facilitate the registration process, and if needed, help search for available opportunities.
To learn more or schedule an appointment, please call Anderson Lee at 630-466-5708.
Career Development Center
Sugar Grove Campus,
Student Center, Room 209
(630) 466-7900, ext. 2368
Fax: (630) 466-9133