Exploring Academic Internships
This course is designed to prepare students to maximize learning through a career related internship; acquaint students with employer performance expectations and assist in the development of the strategies and skills for effective participation in the employment process. Students will participate in the site selection for their internship experience. The course helps students close the gap between the academic application of business concepts and their pragmatic utilization in the workplace. Professionals will discuss career goals, planning, and internships.
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Students will have created an effective resume as well as gained insights into the interview process and the types of behaviors that are most likely to elicit a job offer.
- Students will have gained insight into the types of behaviors that are most likely to lead to success in the workplace.
- Students will have developed an understanding of the career options available to them as both an intern and as a college graduate