CHSS Internship Program

CHSS Internship Program

CHSS Internship Program

CHSS Match Internship

An internship is a wonderful opportunity to gain first-hand professional experience outside of the classroom that supports your future career plans and allows you to network with professionals in your selected field, while also earning opportunities to build your resume and receiving credits toward your college degree.

Internship Program Fast Facts

  • Our program is open to ALL majors; however, you must have earned at least 30 credits
  • You can earn 2-6 credits toward your degree through the internship
  • If you have already secured an internship, we can provide you with academic credit for it. Simply complete the CHSS Match Application for Credit and submit it to Patrick Massaro, Assistant Director of the Center for Professional Success, at massaro@rowan.edu prior to the semester during which you would like to receive credit. See below for course requirements. 
  • Take a look at ourStudent Brochure for more information.

Check out our internship opportunities!

 

Receiving Academic Credit for your Internship

The online Internship in Applied Liberal Arts Course will provide formal opportunities and guidance for liberal arts students seeking to explore the wide variety of careers open to students with degrees in the humanities and social sciences. This program will allow Rowan students to explore careers in the corporate, non-profit, and public sectors. The course will be offered annually. To receive 3 credits, the student must commit to a total of 130-150 hours at the internship site. To receive 4 credits, the student must commit to a total of 175-200 hours at the intern site. To receive 5 credits, the student must commit to a total of 220-250 hours. To receive 6 credits, the student must commit to a total of 260-300 hours. 

In addition to recorded lectures,  assignment requirements are now as follows:

  • The following assignments are required
    • Reflection Papers (3)
    • Elevator Pitch Statement Recording
    • Ongoing hours logs
    • List of References
    • Revised Resume
    • 8 Discussion Questions (students choose 6)
  • Students must choose two of the following assignments:
    • Focus 2
    • Informational Interview
    • Electronic Job Search Exercise
    • Ethics Case

Registration Instructions: 

If you already secured an internship, complete the Application for Internship Credit and send to Mr. Patrick Massaro at massaro@rowan.edu to be registered for the course*.

*Please submit your online application at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the semester during which you would like to take the class.

 

What Makes the CHSS Match Internship Program Special? 

 

Employer Opportunities

The goal of the CHSS Match Internship Program is to connect students with internships that "match" their skills and qualifications. We work with employers to create meaningful internship opportunities for CHSS students. Employers have the chance to influence the educational direction of students who could one day be the leaders of their organizations. Employer Brochure

Quick Links

CHSS Match Internship Program Postings 

Application for Credit

Student Brochure

Internship Corner

Gianna HillUndergrad Student: Gianna Hill

Major: International Studies & Philosophy & World Religion Studies 

Internship: Employer Relations Student Coordinator at CHSS Match 

Why CHSS Match: “Students should take advantage of the CHSS Match Internship Program because it is a straight-foward way to become more prepared for the professional world. We have a plethora of internships and resources available for student use, so it would be silly to disregard them! I enjoy helping students improve their resumes and their interviewing skills, and it’s always exciting to match students to their perfect internship. But most of all, I love seeing the diverse accomplishments and achievements of our Prof population!”