When taken for credit, students must fulfill a minimum of 300 internship hours. Before securing an internship position, students should review the internship/practicum guidelines. Once an internship has been obtained but before it has officially started, students should complete a student contract. After the student contract has been completed, students should communicate with their adviser about the next steps for completion of their internship credit. 

Field Supervisors: For your convenience, here is the evaluation form.

These companies and organizations tend to offer internships in the journalism/communication field year after year. We have had many of our students work with these entities, in particular, and we encourage you to take a look at their website to see if they are offering anything at this time:

Summer 2018 Internships

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Senior PR major Rachel Beaver spent her summer writing stories for the Carolina Conference in Charlotte. As a summer intern in the communication office, she also traveled and had the opportunity to be in Lake Janaluska contributing stories to "Today," Carolina Campmeeting's daily newsletter.

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Senior Public Relations major Shannon Hill completed a summer internship in North Carolina. She wrote and edited stories and helped out with social media and promotional videos for Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge based in Morganton, NC.