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    Preparation and Deadlines

    Internship Preparation
    • Please see your academic advisor as soon as possible to discuss how a for-credit internship fits into your major map (you will be enrolled after your internship placement site has been confirmed).
    Begin search for internship

    Students are encouraged to utilize the following resources to secure an internship placement:

    Recommended Internship Timeline

    Internships vary considerable in the lead-time needed to confirm the position. Note: Most government (local, state, and federal) agencies require at least 60 days to process new hires.

    • 3 months
      • Final deadlines for paperwork and enrollment:
        • Deadlines are for submission of all paperwork for new placement sites. All students interested in an internship after deadline will need to intern with existing New College Community Partners. Note: The Washington Center and Pre-Health internships may have different deadlines and application procedures.
        • Print, complete, and turn in Internship Confirmation Form to ASU Staff/Faculty to confirm internship:

    Internship Confirmation Form

     

    Deadlines

    Interest Form

    Confirmation Form

    Student Placement Agreement

    Fall

    6/15

    7/1

    8/15

    Spring

    11/1

    11/15

    1/10

    Summer

    3/1

    3/15

    5/1

    • Register for appropriate internship course and number of credits. Course requirements include mandatory in-person meetings and assignments throughout the semester. Please contact course instructor for more details. Note: Graduate and Mathematics and Natural Science students will self-select a faculty member as their course instructor.
    • Students must complete 45 site hours per academic credit:

      Fall/Spring (Avg. 15 weeks):

      Academic Credit

      Total Hours/Semester

      Total Hours/Week

      Classroom Hours

      1 credit

      45 hours

      3 hours

      6

      3 credits

      135 hours

      9-10 hours

      6

       

      Summer (Avg. 8 weeks):

      Academic Credit

      Total Hours/Semester

      Total Hours/Week

      Classroom Hours

      1 credit

      45 hours

      5 hours

      6

      3 credits

      135 hours

      16 hours

      6

     

    Breanna Pope interned at the Glendale Chamber of Commerce for her final semester in the fall of 2014...and turned it into a full-time job!