Every college and university offers internships to its students. The easiest way to access internships is by visiting your College Career Center. Click on College Career Centers for a list the 21 WNY college career centers.
Top Ten Reasons to do an internship:
- You demonstrate motivation,
- You gain real life experience,
- You gain exposure to different work environments,
- You get to interact and learn from professionals,
- You develop your network,
- You enhance your classroom experiences,
- You will enhance your interpersonal skills by interacting with diverse people,
- You develop skills that are key to your career success,
- You will impress employers with your experience, and
- You will be more competitive in your job search compared to those who have fewer or no internships at all!