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What is an Internship?

An internship is a short-term work experience that is intended to expose you to a career field of interest while offering you the ability to acquire professional experience. Internships can be structured in the following ways:

  • Full or part-time
  • Short or long-term
  • Paid or unpaid
  • For credit and not-for-credit
  • Self-directed or mentor-led

Why do an Internship?

In addition to exploring careers and developing professionally, internships are an opportunity to "try-out" a career and network and develop contacts. Some mutual benefits:

  • Allows a company that you are actively investigating to evaluate you
  • Your internship may provide a "foot in the door"

According to NACE 53% of Employers converted Interns into Full - Time employees.

To apply for internships, register for Career Wave.

Need Academic Credit for an Internship?

You may earn 1 elective credit registering for an internship course through the Career Development Office. Please visit C-102 to speak with the Internship Coordinator for more information.

Attend an Internship Orientation! 

Spring Sessions:

Monday, April 8th at 10:20am - Room: C-102

Thursday, April 11th at 11:30am - Room: C-102

Tuesday, April 30th at 12:40pm – Room C-102

Wednesday, May 8th at 1:50pm - Room: C-102

Monday, May 20th at 11:30am - Room: C-102

Wednesday, May 29th at 10:20am - Room: C-102

Find out about:
*Current internship opportunities
*How to make your application stand out
*Your rights as an intern

Sign up in Room C-102 or call 718-368-5115




Click here to find out about our internship program and for details on how to get started.

Click here to view videos produced by Kingsborough students as a part of an internship with NYC Media

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