Internships

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Why?

Students who graduate with internship experiences are more likely than students without those experiences to find employment upon graduation.

  • 81% of graduates reported that their internship experiences helped them determine their career direction
  • 93% of employers prefer candidates with internship experience

When?

Depending on your course load and where you want to intern, you can complete an internship during the academic semester or over summer break. The earlier you start gaining experience, the better.

How Many?

The more the merrier! Students who complete more internships have higher odds of gaining employment within six months of graduation.

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Receiving Academic Credit

Academic departments require or offer the option to receive academic credit for your internship experience.

Learn more about receiving academic credit

 

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One-Day Internships

The Career Center connects students with employers for a one-day internship.

Learn more about one-day internships

 

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On-Campus Internships

Complete an internship with a department at Towson University, right on campus.

Learn more about On-Campus Internships

 

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Internships Abroad

Combine your love of travel with an internship experience.

Learn more about Internships Abroad