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FAQs About Internships

Internships can be a great way to gain experience. Here are a few answers to your questions about internships careers & internships
An internship is a short-term (paid or unpaid) work experience that takes place in a professional setting. Internships typically have a specified commencement and completion date and are monitored by an experienced professional in the field. Here are some common questions about internships. Should I apply to any internship opportunity I come across? To make …

How to Increase Your Chances of Getting an Internship

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An internship is an invaluable experience. Not only will it look good on a future resume, but it allows you a sneak peek into your potential career field, gives you industry contacts, and helps you develop relevant skills. You should absolutely consider doing at least one internship during your college years (if not multiple), and …

The Pros and Cons of a Fellowship

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Fellowships are programs that are often associated more with graduate and doctoral students, but some undergraduate students may also benefit from fellowship opportunities. What is a Fellowship? A fellowship is an academic and financial opportunity for a student to work as a research or lab assistant for a professor. Depending on the specific field and …

The Difference Between Internships And Fellowships

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Though some use the terms interchangeably, internships and fellowships differ in quite a few ways. Let’s break down the differences. Internship vs Fellowship An internship is essentially an opportunity for students to gain work experience in a field they are interested in pursuing. Some students may do internships to get a first-hand look at a …

Careers for Students Who Love to Travel

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For some of us, traveling constantly feels like a distant dream, but it’s far more obtainable than you’d think. There are many careers you can strive for that allow you to travel and experience the cultures you’d like to, so let’s go over a few. Diving/Scuba Instructor Potential Majors: Marine Biology, Biological Oceanography  If you …

Should Seniors Do An Internship The Summer Before Their Freshman Year Of College?

Are high school internships worth doing the summer before college? careers & internships
Are high school internships worth doing the summer before college? People are pretty evenly divided on this question. Some argue there are other things the soon-to-be-freshman should be focusing on, others say it’ll be a great experience before the busyness of college. Internships aren’t just for college students. Here are some of the pros and cons …

Fastest Growing Jobs for College Graduates

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One thing many college students worry about is finding a job after graduation. While some fields are more competitive than others, there are several career paths and industries that are growing, making new positions available to recent graduates. These are just 4 of the fastest-growing jobs for those with Bachelor’s degrees: Software Developers One fast-growing …

The Basics You Need To Know On How To Get A Job At Apple

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Do you have dreams of working for Apple? You may be curious about the majors they’re looking for. Here’s a quick glance at what you may want to study during your next four years at college: Engineering Hardware or software engineering are great bets if you’re hoping to be a part of Apple’s product line …

3 Potential Careers for Art Majors

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It’s no secret that art majors often have to defend their degree. Sometimes it’s your parents, but other times it can be a total stranger questioning your education choices. However, no matter what they think, there are plenty of well-paying jobs out there that are looking for people with degrees in art. Here’s just the …