About Internships

Many students recall their internship as a defining college experience. An internship is an opportunity to “put it all together” and apply years of classroom learning to a real world experience. The challenges and successes enjoyed through the internship course often provide a sharp focus for a student’s plans following graduation.

Plymouth State students should consider an internship for the following reasons:

  • to develop new skills and learn more about their field
  • clarify their occupational preference
  • grow personally and professionally
  • acquire valuable networking contacts in the field
  • add “real world” experience to their resume
  • gain letters of recommendation from their internship supervisors
  • increase employment opportunities following graduation

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Intern Profiles

Emily Randall

Emily Randall

English Writing

Beacon Press, Boston, MA

Technology has changed the way we communicate as a community and a culture.  This summer I had the privilege to internship at Beacon Press, a publishing company that has been around for over 150 years. This internship fit my major well, because it combined my disciplines of English and Business…using them to reach people with social media, working with