An internship is more than a job – it is an opportunity to learn through experience!
Ready to take the next step in your career path? An internship is a stepping stone to career success, where you can set objectives related to your goals and work under the supervision of an experienced professional to achieve them. By engaging in hands-on projects, making connections in your field, and exploring your intended career path, an internship can be the key to setting yourself up to launch your career after graduation!
Put your passion to work!
Explore FGCU’s official career management system. Visit the Eagle Career Network for internships & cooperative programs, full- and part-time opportunities, upcoming career fairs and events, exclusive workshops, networking opportunities, and more.
New opportunities show up every day, and it’s available 24/7 via web browser or mobile app, so you never have to miss out on that perfect career connection.
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Work-based learning has been an amazing experience — it has allowed me to gain a wealth of knowledge in my field of study and make important connections with organizations and other individuals in the field at the same time. ”
I was given the opportunity to complete four internships during the completion of my undergraduate degree. The experience and knowledge I learned in each position has shaped my career skills and helped me pursue a Master of Business Administration. ”
FGCU has opened up many doors for me. Continuing my education throughout my internships I was able to connect my schoolwork to the real world. Also going on internships has given me so many connections for me to use once I graduate. ”
Looking to earn credit along with your internship opportunity? We’re here to help you navigate the process!
There are several ways to earn credit for an internship, including major courses, restricted electives, and free electives. If you are not sure who to contact or what courses to take, you can start with the ICP Office as FGCU’s central hub for internship information and resources!
We are here to answer your questions.
Office of Internships & Cooperative Programs
239-745-4423 | firstname.lastname@example.org
McTarnaghan Hall - 2nd Floor
10501 FGCU Blvd. South, Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565