Finding and Applying to Internship Opportunities

Finding and Applying to Internship Opportunities
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According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers’ (NACE) 2019 Internship & Co-op Survey Report, the average job offer rate to interns is 70.4%, with a 79.6% acceptance rate. As the job market continues to grow more and more competitive, “employers overwhelmingly point to internship experience as one of the most important factors they consider in hiring new college graduates for full-time positions” (

So how do I get an internship? View our step-by-step guide:

  1. Internships 101
  2. Finding an Internship
  3. Writing a Resume
  4. connectSC: Applying for Internships
  5. Dress to Impress & Interview Tips
  6. Evaluate, Negotiate, and Accept an Offer

The USC Career Center is open – in person and online – and all of our services and resources are available to you, including advising, job and internship opportunities, programs, workshops, career fairs, and more. Contact us with any questions.