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Career Services

    Internship Central

    Welcome to SDSU Career Services Internship Central!

    We are dedicated to providing connections and resources for students, employers, faculty, staff, alumni, and parents to create successful internship experiences.

    Our goal is to help students find high-quality learning experiences that integrate academic knowledge and professional experience in a work environment. 

    Internship information:

    • For Students
      • Internship definition & characteristic matrix
      • How to find an internship
      • Resumé and cover letter resources
      • How to have a successful internship experience
      • View department internship contact lisit
      • Special internship resources and programs
    • For Employers
      • Internship definition & characteristic matrix
      • How to post an internship
      • What experiences constitute an internship
      • How to offer an internship for academic credit
      • How to recruit SDSU students for internships
      • Explore what SDSU interns can offer to your organization
      • View department internship contact lisit
    • For Alumni
      • How to recruit SDSU students for internships
      • How to mentor a current SDSU student
    • For Faculty/Staff
      • Internship definition & characteristic matrix
      • How to view internship postings
      • How to develop an internship program
      • View department internship contact lisit
    • For Parents
      • How you can help your student
      • How you can get involved with Career Services

    Employer internship contact 

    Malerie McNeill
    Career Opportunites Manager

    (619) 594-8268

    mmcneill@mail.sdsu.edu

    Student internship contact 

    Heather LaPerle
    Campus Internship Coordinator

    (619) 594-3493

    Students - Did You Know?

    Career Services offers three Internship Workshops that inform and empower students interested in getting an internship. View all of the Fall 2016 workshops. (For PDF files, download Adobe Acrobat Reader, if needed.)