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Internships are available in a variety of sectors such as nonprofit, government, and education. You can also work at a hospital or participate in community work. To find the best placement for your goals, research as many opportunities as possible before departure.

Key Facts

  • Internships are optional
  • Available with all terms


You can intern in English.


No course is required, but to receive academic credit you’ll have regular meetings with an internship supervisor and a final project or paper. You'll receive detailed instructions on how to get credit for your internship after you apply to the program.

  • The internship can replace a course
  • Pass/no pass credit


To get an internship, you’ll make all of the arrangements yourself and submit a form for credit. 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