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To conduct an internship in Florence, it would need to be added on to the required coursework. Recent participants have searched for internship opportunities to enhance their résumés. Many students find placements at sustainable food organizations, magazines, news agencies, and advertising firms.

Key Facts

  • Internships are optional
  • Internships are available in the fall and spring terms only


You can intern in English.


There is no academic course, grade, or credit associated with internships in this program. Instead, internships add personal enrichment and experience as well as a chance to get more involved in the community. 

  • The internship cannot replace a course
  • Academic credit is not awarded


To arrange your internship, you’ll receive a list of organizations and advice. It will be up to you to find an internship provider and request an interview. You make most of the arrangements after arrival. 


Get an Award

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Scoring academic credit while learning real-world skills during an internship is just the start. After your program ends, you can apply for an award. You’ll focus on the marketable skills you gained—an ideal addition to your résumé.



Learn About Internship Awards