Check out exciting summer international internship opportunities and learn about program details and cost! Summer internships are offered in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Dublin, Madrid, New Zealand, Australia, and Santiago. All internships outside the United States are approved for the Global Study portion of the 2007 GE program.
Summer 2014 applications are now closed. Summer 2015 applications will be open in Fall 2014, and non-refundable deposits will be due late November. Students may be eligible for a tuition waiver for their participation in a summer international internship.
Why an International Internship?
International internships allow students to gain both cultural immersion and practical work experience, both extremely beneficial in today’s global marketplace. Studies show that students with proven job skills and related work experience gained from internships are valuable assets to employers on a resume and can even lead to a higher starting salary. Moreover, three of the top personal qualities employers seek are communication skills, leadership, and teamwork, all of which can be developed during an internship.
These summer international internships can increase your understanding of a chosen field, enhance your academic experience, expand your network, and provide you with a new perspective beyond the classroom. All programs are open to juniors and seniors in any major with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Requirements vary for each program, however students intern 7-10 weeks and earn 3-6 units which can fulfill the Global Study Portion of the 2007 Chapman Catalogue and later catalogs’ general education requirements.