One of the best ways to explore any career field and gain valuable work-related experience
is by participating in an internship or other experience-building activities. This handout
will help you get started.
Step 1: WHO are You?
Assess your abilities & talents
Need help understanding what you have to offer an employer? Meet with a counselor
BL.06 Now What?: The ...Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career / Lore
AL.07 Do What You Are… / Tieger & Tieger
Step 2: WHAT do you want?
Explore Career Paths & Potential Employers
- Members User name: 1484w
- Password: future
00.03 Quick Guide to College Majors and Careers / Shatkin
00.04 College Majors Handbook / Fogg & Harrington
Step 3: WHERE to look?Identify Internship Opportunities
Internships for non-technical majors (i.e. Liberal Arts, Communications, Arts, etc.)
- Select “Student Login” on the right/li>
- Login: PennSt
- Password: PSt201212
- Select “Internships for Undergraduates” on the right
Other internship sites for ALL MAJORS:
- intern abroad
- environmentally-focused experiences