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The Internship Program provides you with opportunities to explore careers, acquire professional experience, and prepare for post-graduate employment. Through the Program, you can earn credit through your major, concentration, or minor for relevant work experience, or you can earn elective credit for work experience unrelated to your primary coursework.
Some of the benefits of completing an internship include the following:
Please note: In keeping with College and University policies, Internship Credit must be applied for in advance and retroactive credit will not be awarded for any internship experience.
Additionally, the Office for Undergraduate Students reserves the right to reject any internship on the grounds of lack of academic rigor.
“This experience honed and practiced the classroom lessons I have learned in my public relations classes here at Villanova. I was challenged because I was placed outside of my comfort zone with various different personalities and work methods of the office staff, as well as my fellow intern.”
-Will Cullen, ’10, Communication