Benefits of an Internship
Obtaining an internship not only makes you more marketable as a job candidate, but gives you the opportunity to gain greater understanding about your chosen field.
Completing an internship will...
- Enhance your resume with career-related experience
- Build networking contacts for your future job search
- Allow you to learn more about a potential career industry or field
- Provide you with an opportunity to apply academic learning to hands-on situations
- Allow you to immerse yourself in a new organizational culture
- Help you learn career-related skills such as public speaking, report-writing, and handling customers and clients
- Polish communication skills needed in the workplace
Finding an Internship
The Office of Career Services maintains an online internship/job database, Career Connection for students to search for hundreds of internship opportunities. In addition,
Job & Internship Sites
The Office of Career Services has compiled a number of other online resources for students to search for regional and national opportunities.
Getting Credit for Your Internship
Students who wish to receive academic credit for their internship should follow these steps:
- Log in to 'myHill'
- Click on the 'myPlans'tab
- Go to the "Stonehill U.S. Internship Request for Approval" channel
- Complete the online internship application prior to the end of Add/Drop period
Note: All for-credit internships require faculty approval prior to the end of that semester's add/drop period.
The following faculty members can approve an internship for academic credit:
|American Studies||Andrea Opitz|
|Business: Accounting, Finance, Undeclared||Debra Salvucci|
|Business: Marketing, Management, International||Brian Glibkowski|
|Computer Science||Ralph Bravaco|
|Criminology||Katie Currul-Dykeman, Ann Marie Rocheleau|
|Economics||Hossein Kazemi/Mark Kazarosian|
|Environmental Studies||Susan Mooney|
|Foreign Languages||John Golden/Jose Martinez/Jose Perez|
|Gender Studies||Wendy Chapman-Peek|
|Health Care||Mitch Glavin|
|Interdisciplinary Studies||Peter Ubertaccio|
|International Studies||Richard Finnegan, Peter Ubertaccio|
|Irish Studies||Richard Finnegan|
|Neuroscience||Sharon Ramos Goyette|
|Political Science||Peter Ubertaccio|
|Religious Studies||Christopher Ives|
|Visual & Performing Arts: