INTERNSHIP/EXTERNSHIP PROGRAM A STUDENTS’ PERSPECTIVEIntroduction:
An internship is a work-related learning experience for students who wish
to develop hands on work experience in their field of study. Most internship assignments
are last a minimum of 120 hours, and up to their graduation period.
ITI Technical College offers an Internship/Externship program for qualifying students that
will help them to be successful in their career and form the foundation of…”A Better Life.”
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONSWhen can I participate in an Internship/Externship?
The majority of companies offering an Internship/Externship want the student to
be ½ way through your program.Are there specific requirements to participate?
How long does an externship last for?
- You must have a minimum GPA of 2.5.
- Complete any pre-employment testing per the prospective employer.
- Be in good standing with the college.
A minimum of 120 work hours although there are some companies that may require a longer commitment time.If I was offered an Internship/Externship, how will that affect my school hours?
Companies that agree to participate have the understanding a student’s school schedule has to be accommodated. Your job as the intern is to work with your Career Services Advisor and Instructors to work out you scheduling options.I am working in my field, could I use my employment for an elective credit?
Yes, possibly. You must contact your Career Services Advisor to go over the requirements.