Need to Know 


  • Student must have completed 57 credit hours and be in good academic standing with a 2.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
  • A maximum of 12 credit hours of internship can be applied towards student's graduation requirement.
  • An intern must work a minimum of 50 hours on site for each credit. (For example, 3 credit hours = 150 hours on site.)
  • Credit is awarded on CR/F basis.


  • Students determine their goals for seeking an internship.
  • Students meet with the Internship Coordinator to discuss their goals and research openings.
  • Students apply for internship opportunities
  • Once internship is acquired, student needs to locate a faculty sponsor.
  • Learning goals are then developed with input from faculty sponsor and site supervisor.


  • Pre-registration for an internship (ITS399) is requested.
  • Students must be officially registered for an internship by the drop date for the Spring/Fall semester or by June 15 during summer and have all paperwork submitted on time.
  • All internships will be completed by the beginning of the next semester. All academic work is due at that time.

For more information:  

Contact the Internship Coordinator by emailing, calling 573-592-5382, or visit the Internship Office at Newnham Hall, lower level.

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