What is an Internship?

  • An opportunity to explore a career
  • A chance for students to determine their future career path prior entering college
  • Utilizing classroom skills for real-world application

What are some of the benefits to the students?

  • Learn to work outside of the classroom
  • Learn professional skills and office etiquette
  • Network with co-workers
  • Determine a career path or narrow down options
  • Differentiate yourself from other students
  • Be uncommon on the common application
  • Learn time management
  • Excellent talking point during college interviews
  • Opportunity for job placement after completion
  • College internships choose interns that have already experienced internship in high school

How to apply (all forms are in the folder)

  • Fill out the application
  • Write a letter of intent
  • Submit a resume
  • Teacher recommendation
  • Guidance approval
  • Current picture

Program Facts

  • Students will interview with the internship team
  • Students will be matched and placed with local mentors
  • This is considered an extra-curricular program (after school)
  • Will not interfere with sports/theater/clubs
  • Students will receive 5 credits
  • Students are required to work 100 hours
  • Student must provide their own transportation
  • Students will pay $250 (class fee)


What are some internship placements?

  • Medical
  • Business
  • Engineering