Use the Internship tab and filters to enter desired search criteria, such as location, job functions, compensation (paid or unpaid), remote/ on-site work, and type of organization (government, consultant or others).
A searchable database of current internships (paid and unpaid) organized by job categories, such as accounting, banking, data sciences, and business fields. Take a look at the Career Advice tab for articles on interviews, view sample internship cover letters, and how to maximize learning or manage networking your opportunities as an intern.
There are many ways to gain experience, develop skills, and explore careers. A quick overview of internships , job shadowing, and volunteer work ideas and advice. Learn more about Internships and Fair Labor Standards Act regulations.
Browse internships & jobs by level (internships, entry-level or experienced), job titles, industry, and US city or state locations. Includes posting dates or use Advanced Search to filter dates and job criteria. Create free account to save search results. Contains additional information about careers, resumes, interviewing, and salaries.
"SMU's Office of National Student Fellowships helps SMU undergraduate and graduate students apply for external, nationally-competitive fellowships, scholarships and awards." Learn about prestigious opportunities to utilize your skills or enhance your learning within the U.S> or internationally.. View a list of all Scholarships and Fellowships - including Fulbright, Rhodes, and more.
Tip: use Ctrl-F in the linked PDF to search for your career field matches..
Find international internships and possibly combine it with earning college credits. Openings in fall, spring, summer. includes virtual (online) opportunities plus 4-week options/ Find programs that complement your career plans and available dates, plus costs.
Article offers advice and steps to take for wining your desired internships. says, "For many of the most competitive opportunities, employers look at applications in the order they were received. You want to be among their first applicants."
Article offers advice to those who expereince a rescinded internship offer. Some Do's and Don'ts to consider in making that decision. (NACE, Career Development)
eBooks at SMU Libraries
It's Who You Know: How to Make Networking Work for You by Janine GarnerWho do you need around you? Networking is an essential skill; it's the key to your success. So why are so many of our connections superficial and transactional? And why do they get us nowhere in our personal or professional life? Maybe because we've lost sight of the fact that it's not about the quantity of connections you make, but the quality of the relationships you build and nuture. From internationally-acclaimed entrepreneur and Fortune 500 mentor Janine Garner, It's Who You Know shows you how to build, manage and leverage your power network to create opportunities and drive success. Networking still matters, but your network matters even more. With It's Who You Know, you can learn to connect with those who will add real value to your professional and personal development. Originally published in 2017, this book has been reviewed and redesigned to become part of the Wiley Be Your Best series - aimed at helping readers acheive professional and personal success.
Publication Date: 2019-01-16
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International student Youssef Silwanis shares his experience of applying via Handshake and earning a Deloitte summer internship. Read this article to find out if (or how) that internship opportunity ultimately led to a full-time job offer.
Major: Double Major in Finance and Public Policy
Internships: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), Development Intern, Chicago, IL and American Airlines, Financial Analyst Intern, Fort Worth, Texas