Internship Resources

Start Your Career BEFORE You Graduate … Explore an Internship! 

Link to INTERNSHIPS JOB BOARD

Click Here to Read About Current Student Interns 

General Internship Information

  • What Is An Internship?
  • What Is A Practicum?
  • Internship FAQs
  • Why should students pursue an internship?  According to a survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), employers offered full-time positions to nearly 60% of their interns.  Students who had completed internships were likely to earn 6.5% more than those who had not.

Interested in Pursuing an Internship? 

  • Contact Career Services, call (570) 321-4034, or stop in to the offices on Wertz, 3rd Floor above the Campus Store.
  • Business students may contact Anne Landon, (570) 321-4257, stop in to the IMS in the AC.

Special Lycoming Internship Opportunities

The Philadelphia Center Internship

A full semester liberal arts program for professional development and field study is available to Lycoming students.  The program is open to juniors majoring in any discipline or program.  The Philadelphia Center is sponsored and administered by the Great Lakes Colleges Association. 

The Washington Semester Program

With the consent of the Department of Political Science and the Registrar, selected students are permitted to study in Washington, D.C. at The American University for one semester.  They may choose from seven different programs:  Washington Semester, Urban Semester, Foreign Policy Semester, International Development Semester, Economic Policy Semester, Science and Technology Semester, or American Studies Semester.

Semester on the United Nations Internship

With the consent of either the Department of History or Political Science, and the Registrar, selected students may enroll at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey, in the United Nations Semester, which is designed to provide a first-hand acquaintance with the world organization.  Students with special interests in world history, international relations, law, and politics are eligible to participate.

The Capitol Semester Program

This program is available to eligible students on a competitive basis.  Cosponsored by Pennsylvania’s Office of Administration and Department of Education, paid internships are available to students in most majors.  Interested students should contact Career Services for additional information.

 

Domestic Internship Opportunities

Internships USA: Internship information throughout the US  *membership-only*

After College

Back Door Jobs:  Short term adventure internships

Conservation and Land Managment Internships

Cultural Vistas:  Global - and US - internship programs

DC Internships:  Live, learn and intern in Washington, DC  (DC internships housing information)

US Department of Justice Internships

Externs.com

Federal Government Internships

Historical Preservation Internships

Idealist: Make a difference in the world through internships, jobs, volunteer opportunitieis

Internhere

Internsearch:  Search the US by geographic region

Internships

Live Entertainment Behind-the-Scenes US Internships

Microsoft Internships

Museum of Modern Art Internships

NPR Internships

Partnership for Public Service: One-stop shopping/information about federal jobs

Smithsonian Internships

Southwest Pennsylvania Internships

Urban Interns:  Search by availability, location, industry, skills

UN Foundation Internships

UN World Food Programme Internships

The White House Internship Program

 

International Internship Opportunities