What is an Internship?
guidance of experienced practitioners, SPPA interns apply the skills and
theories learned in the classroom to real-world issues. An internship
is a paid work experience that also has academic value in one's program
of study. Internship Seminar (UAPP860) provides preparation for career
research, résumé writing, networking, and interviewing.
What are the Benefits of an Internship?
Internship benefits include:
- Developing personally and professionally while gaining real world experience
- Meeting and networking with practitioners in one's area of interest
- Mentoring and performance feedback from the site supervisor
- Earning academic credit while getting paid