Midwestern State University
FAQ for Students
How can I find Internships?
- Talk with career center
- Visit job fairs
When should I start looking for an internship?
- Start looking the semester BEFORE you want to intern.
Should I have a Resume?
- Yes, experience comes in many forms. Including your education, volunteering, and/or athletics is important.
FAQ for Employers
What are the areas my company should consider when evaluating if we are ready to bring on an intern?
- Goals and projects
- Who is going to supervise the intern
- Tools and work environment
- How long is the internship experience?
- Internships can begin at any time but usually correspond to the fall, spring, and summer semesters.
Should the internship be paid?
- Although the primary purpose of the internship program is to give a student relevant business experience in his or her chosen field, compensation during the internship experience is certainly an incentive.
- Monetary compensation also helps to create the atmosphere of employment.