Through its University Professional Internship and Co-op Program,
Clemson University provides 1,000 students a year with the opportunity to gain
experience, defray expenses, and build career readiness competencies.
Macalester College and Wesleyan
University share their approaches for helping international and other students with specific
Christian University students taking low-paying or unpaid internships can qualify
for the Scholarship Funding Program, which pays them during their internships.
course options provide all undergraduate students a method of notating their
internship experience or earning academic credit for it.
Indiana Wesleyan University interns are
required to create video answers to questions about their experiences. The
exercise has several beneficial results.
Each spring, Indiana Tech holds an event
to recognize student interns and their employers, and to bring greater visibility
to the school’s internship program.
The University of Washington created an
intern performance evaluation template that it shares with employers, and on
and beyond campus.
Percent of staff time spent student-facing
Median number of FTE professional staff
Median number of students per professional staff member
Percent of budget spent on personnel costs
Percent of career centers with employer partnership programs
Percent of career center leaders with title “executive director”
2019-20 Career Services Benchmark Survey Report