Earning Academic Credit for an Internship

Several academic departments allow students to earn academic credit for an internship, including, but not limited to:


Communication Arts


Political Science

Sports Management/Marketing

All business majors: Accounting, Business Administration (MBAs only), Economics, Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, International Business, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Strategic Human Resource Management

Students should consult with their academic advisor to see if academic credit is available and eligibility requirements.

Regardless of academic credit, unpaid internship opportunities with for-profit employers must meet the U.S. Dept. of Labor's FLSA criteria.