Internship Process and Deadlines
The Donald W. Maine College of Business requires internships in some academic programs. Internships are highly recommended for all students. Students who want to complete an internship for credit must:
1. Meet with your Regional Employment and Internship Manager.
2. Meet with your advisor to determine academic eligibility.
This should be done at least six months before the semester you would like to do your internship.
3. Attend a required Internship Seminar with Career Services.
4. Have your resume approved by your Career Services Coordinator.
5. Complete all paperwork for the internship by the following deadlines:
Click link and scroll to the bottom of the page for all required paperwork.
- Fall semester: Aug. 1
- Winter semester: Dec. 1
- Spring/Summer semester: April 1
6. Start looking for internships at Panther Jobs! and work with your Internship Manager to identify appropriate positions and sites.
Mandatory Internship Workshops
All students within the Maine College of Business who:
- Have a required 290 or 490 internship included in their program
- Are planning to participate in an optional 290 or 490 internship for credit
MUST attend an in-seat or on-line internship seminar NO LATER THAN the semester prior to registering for the internship course.
Visit the websites of these DU-approved internship providers and consult the Global Programs Office for further guidance and approval.
- Abroad China - Abroad China provides opportunities for current students and recent graduates to better understand China. Several programs are available.
- International Education Programs (IEP) - Housed at Jacksonville University, IEP offers immersive study, volunteer, service-learning and internship programs in over 20 countries throughout Latin America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Oceania.
- Cultural Embrace - Cultural Embrace offers a wide range of experiential programs, including internships, service-learning and work in several locations throughout the world including Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, and several European locations.
- ProWorld Service Corps - Proworld provides 2 to 48 week cultural, service and academic experiences in Peru, Belize, and Mexico.
- CEA - CEA Global Education offers supervised, pre-professional learning experiences in a professional setting under the mentorship of a supervisor.
- Globalinks Abroad - Davenport is an affiliate member of Globalinks Abroad and encourages student participation in their programs. Applicants must be full-time students or recent graduates. Positions are available in Business, Health Professions, and Information Technology.