Local and National Internships
Local and national employers are seeking qualified student interns to assist with daily activities and special projects. Internships provide students with opportunities to gain professional experience and explore career options. Students are encouraged to secure their own internship or apply to some of the many opportunities posted on the Handshake website. This exciting new job & internship posting platform can be accessed on your computer or mobile device by logging on to: https://coastal.joinhandshake.com/.
CareerShift is a job-search, employer information site brought to you by the Coastal Carolina University Career Services Center. This web service is available for Coastal Carolina University students, alumni, and staff. All authorized users must login and create an account using their CCU email address. This site contains information about employment opportunities, internships and potential employers. To login click here
Washington Internship Institute
The Washington Internship Institute's semester-long academic internship program is carefully designed to provide college juniors, seniors, recent graduates, and graduate students with practical, hands-on experience and academically rigorous courses emphasizing public service, leadership, and professional development. As a student at WII, you’ll spend four full days per week at your internship site and one day taking classes in one of four specialized tracks. CCU offers special tuition accommodations for full-time student participants. For more information click here »
Spend a semester interning in one of several exciting national and international locations. Dream Careers offers an all-inclusive experience that includes a guaranteed internship placement, housing, planned events, transportation and more. There are over 3,000 exclusive internship opportunities covering all majors designed to provide a high level career development experience. Work, learn, and live in one of the world’s greatest cities. CCU offers special tuition accommodations for full-time student participants. For more information click here »
United Nations Youth Corps
The UN Georgetown RISE Youth Corps initiative is a high impact, transformative learning program centered on giving students real life skills and experiences on sustainable development in Georgetown County with an integrated teaching/learning component that links local sustainable development to the global agenda.
Students will work on a project or internship in the county as designated by county leaders – public and private. CCU faculty will oversee the experiences/internships/projects with county officials. These experiences will be combined with classroom discussions led by CCU instructor(s) with special lectures from county leaders on sustainable development and coastal resilience. These experiences include a stipend of $1,000-$1,250.00 paid in two installments during the semester. For more information and to apply click here
Wright State Applied Research Corporation - WSARC
Wright State Applied Research Corporation is licensed through ATIC to deliver the 15-week Analyst Boot Camp (ABC) program. ABC is designed to develop entry-level critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills specifically to meet the core competencies associated with working in Intelligence Communities and Law Enforcement. Students who successfully complete the program receive 12 semester hours of academic credit at Coastal Carolina University, as well as sponsorship for Top Secret U.S. government security clearance. More than 80 percent of ATIC's graduates are working in the defense and intelligence communities. Click here for more information.
Robert Bulsza, M.A., LPC
Director of Internships and Service Learning
Career Services Center
Student Union A-203 C