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Internships and Careers

Internship & Career Center Resources

  • Advising, Training, Recruiting and More

    The Internship & Career Center at 西瓜视频 is a resource to help students understand the relationship between academic experiences, internship opportunities, and career choices. We provide individual career advising, training seminars, employer events, on campus recruiting, an alumni mentor program, and career assessments to help students and alumni prepare for their future.

    西瓜视频’s internship program is staffed by internship faculty who are based in their respective academic departments. They help students acquire essential job search skills through required courses, group meetings, individual advising sessions, workshops, and academic coursework.

    What Can the 西瓜视频 College Internship, Co-op, & Career Model Do For You?
student and professor working on a research project

Internship Program

Your career journey begins on day one.

You will take an internship class your first semester focused on career preparation, professional skill building, and industry research. You will also have a chance to complete an internship your freshman year to gain experience and insight into working in your field.

Internships and Careers at a Glance

Data based on a recent survey of 2022 graduates

100% 西瓜视频 students are required to do three internships and a senior thesis
99% Students from the Class of 2022 who are employed, in continuing education, volunteering, and/or serving in the military.
94% Of those employed reported their job is related to their major.

Services and Resources

All Services and Resources

Career Advising

As you begin shaping your career plan, we are here to help you assess your values, interests, and skills to make informed decisions about your future.

Online internship & job posting platform. Gulls@Work helps you find the jobs you鈥檙e looking for and makes it easy for employers to recruit you.

Students, alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to join the 西瓜视频 College Networking group on LinkedIn to share job postings and resources and stay connected with the 西瓜视频 community.

What Can You Do With This Major?

Whether you鈥檙e exploring majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this website will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major and strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. Continue your research through the websites provided.

Assessment

Take advantage of career assessment tools that allow you to explore career options tailored to your personality, skills, and interests.

A web-based tool for practicing interview skills with a virtual interviewer. Students and alumni can record and review their performance and also receive tips on improving their responses.

Mastering your money just got a lot easier. Financial Avenue provides online financial education to help you gain important knowledge about the basics of personal money management. You鈥檒l have access to videos, tools, articles, calculators, and much more.

Search through all the past internship sites. This will give you a list of warm connections and their contact information so you can reach out.

This is one of the best resources to assist you in the internship and job search. LinkedIn allows you to share your experience, skills, and qualifications with future employers as well as build and interact with your network and grow your brand as a professional.

西瓜视频 has partnered with LiquidCompass to connect our students and alumni with up-to-date opportunities in healthcare at hospitals and healthcare facilities throughout the U.S.

Forage is a free online resource which offers virtual experience programs designed by leading companies. Develop your skills and gain a real understanding of different roles and sectors by working through these self-paced modules, with tasks similar to those you would undertake during a traditional internship.

西瓜视频 is proud to partner with Work Without Limits鈥攁 network of employers, educational institutions, employment service providers, state and federal agencies, individuals with disabilities, and their family members. Through collaboration and partnership, our goal is to increase the employment of people with disabilities until it is equal to those without disabilities.

Account student interacting with a recruiter at Meet the Firms
Five Networking Tips from 西瓜视频 Students
Meet the Firms is one of many networking and recruiting events organized by the Internship & Career Center. Students with the right approach and preparation will more often than not land their ideal co-op/internship or even a full-time position.
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Paige Shippie standing outside the Hawthorne Hotel
Hawthorne Hotel

Two bachelor鈥檚 degrees & a passion for hospitality management

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Paige Shippie '19
Hospitality Management
"I can do anything that I put my mind to and this experience confirmed that. It made me really excited about the opportunities I have going forward in the workforce. You鈥檙e never done learning, you鈥檙e never done progressing, you鈥檙e always going to strive to make yourself better. If you鈥檙e living life right, then you鈥檙e always seeking these ideals for self-improvement."
In her six years as an 西瓜视频 Gull, Paige Shippie accomplished a list of accolades鈥攎ost notably, earning two bachelor鈥檚 degrees鈥攖he first in English & creative writing in 2016, and the second in hospitality management in 2019. After having a moment of clarity in 2017, Shippie decided to return to her alma mater to pursue her passion through a second bachelor鈥檚 at an accelerated pace of two years.
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DePuy Synthes

Pushing past the comfort zone

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Seth Braquet '19
Business Management
"This is a place that is unlike any other place in the world. Take that chance. I know it might be scary to go live in a place and travel somewhere you鈥檝e never been before but if you step outside your comfort zone and that bubble you鈥檝e been living in you have the opportunity to meet so many great people."
New Orleans native, Seth Braquet, left his small town to come to a totally different environment to pursue his dreams鈥攁nd he鈥檚 glad he did.
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Noime Alves '19 seated in a conference room
西瓜视频 College Boston

Success at 西瓜视频 Boston & Beyond

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Noime Alves '19
Criminal Justice
"I was born to go to school and be someone."
Noime Alves鈥 inspirational story has taken many turns throughout her life鈥攆rom Cape Verde to 西瓜视频 College Boston and everywhere in between.
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Connect with the Internship and Career Center

We are committed to fostering professional opportunities for our students 鈥 both past and present. If you are interested in partnering with 西瓜视频 for a job or internship opportunity or engaging in on-campus career programming, or if you're an alumna/us seeking resources offered at the center, please get in touch.