Why an Internship?

Finding the appropriate internship helps in learning valuable traits and qualities about oneself, work ethic, relationship skills, and if this is the appropriate job path. Internships can one in learning more about opportunities available in the work field. Internships also provide just enough experience to help one decide if their chosen major is the appropriate fit.

An internship can also:

  • Provide career related work experiences.
  • Provide opportunities to sample the industry before making a commitment.
  • Provide experiences and skills needed to be marketable.
  • Assist with gaining a competitive edge when entering the job market.
  • Assist with earning academic credit.

If leaving Utah is not a current option, please inquire about a political science internship.