HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in participating in the Business Department
Internship Program, you must apply to the program and complete the following
- You must be at junior
or senior level status, have at least a 2.5 GPA and have successfully
completed a majority of the business core and concentration
- Complete Student
Application (Form 1).
- Complete the Career
Development Center Workshop Verification (Form 2) after attendance
at the three required Career Development Center Workshops: Resume Writing,
Cover Letters, and Interviewing Techniques.
After participation in these workshops, request the Career Development
Center to critique your resume and cover letter. The workshops are
mandatory and must be completed prior to admission into the program.
- During the semester prior
to placement, submit to Professor Scalia, Program Coordinator, the
following: Student Application (Form 1), Career Development
Center Verification (Form 2), a copy of your Degree Works, and a
copy of the CDC resume and cover letter critique and a revised copy of
the resume and cover letter. Acceptance is a first-come
first-serve basis. The first-round of applications will be reviewed starting February 1st for the Summer and Fall semesters and September 1st for the Spring
semester.The second and third rounds will be the first of every month until the class is filled. The internship class fills quickly, so do not delay in applying to the program.
- If you are accepted
into the Internship Program, you will receive formal notification.
- After you are accepted
into the Internship Program, review the internship postings and select
seven to ten companies that are of interest to you. Contact Professor
Scalia to talk about your choices. You can also make your own contacts
with other companies that are not listed on the Web site. But approval must be granted.
- It is your responsibility
to contact the internship companies. Forward your resume
and cover letter to these potential companies, schedule
interviews, and complete the selection process. Since many of the best
internships are filled first, it is strongly suggested that you plan
well in advance to obtain all the necessary information needed for
internship placement. The selection process must be completed the
semester prior to placement.
- After you have been
offered an internship position, request the company supervisor to
complete the Learning Agreement
(Form 3) and forward it to Professor Scalia for approval.
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