LEADS: Learn, Earn, Apply, Develop, Succeed
Jefferson's Internship Program
Internships are short-term work experiences that allow you to observe and participate
in professional environments. They are also a great way to explore how your interests
relate to possible careers. More specifically, internships provide the opportunity
to get an inside view of an industry and organization, gain skills, and make professional
connections that enhance your network. Internships can clarify your career interests
and stand out to employers in your search for a full-time job after graduation.
Benefits or participation in the program LEADS to:
Learning from industry experts and receiving mentors/future professional references.
Earning financial compensation for applied learning experiences.
Applying theoretical classroom knowledge to real world experiences.
Developing transferable/employable skills to boost your resume.
Succeeding in completing your degree and professional career goals.
NACE Career Readiness Competencies
Our Career and Student Employment Services strive to prepare Jefferson Students with
the Career Readiness Competencies of the National Association of Colleges and Employers
(NACE), through workshops, personalized sessions, networking platforms, and providing
Contact Student Employment and Internships
Deans Collaborative Learning Center, Building 15, first floor.
Coordinator of Student Employment and Internships
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Summer: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)