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Internships Vs. Experiential Learning

Internships and the Experiential Learning practicums are partnerships between students, faculty, and the community which promotes development of student professional, personal and academic skills in an applied learning environment. There are many ways to learn through experience.

 

 

Internships

Experiential Learning Practicum

 Definition

 

Students gain practical relevant work experience over a period of one term

Students learn and apply course content as part of a specific experience

Eligible Applicants: Soph/Juniors/Seniors

 

3 credit Internship - 90 credits required

1 credit Internship - 30 credits required

30 credits recommendedFreshman can be considered

Supervision

 

Faculty and Internship coordinator supervision

Faculty and Internship Coordinator supervision

Length

 

1 Semester

A designated time frame within the semester

Relation to Major

 

Major related

Major related

Credit

 

3 credits or 1 credit

*Credit received as part of graduation requirement

Academic Notation

 

Shows on transcript

*Certificate available

Compensation

 

May or may not be paid. 

Not Paid

Work Schedule

 

Flexible around classes

Flexible around classes

How to Apply

 

Obtain Application packet and send in a resume.

Obtain application packet and send in a resume.