Internships

Internships are a critical piece of your career development.

Visit Handshake to browse through an updated list of available internships. If you need more support in your search, call the Career Center at 312-369-7280 to set up an appointment with your Internship and Career Advisor. 

If you are an employer looking to recruit Columbia students for an internship, create a free account on Handshake and post your opportunity. 

  • What Is An Internship?

    What Is An Internship?
    Internships are a form of experiential education that integrates knowledge and theory learned in the classroom with practical application and skill development in a professional setting.
  • Internship Strategy

    Internship Strategy
    Internships are a great way to learn about your career options, meet professionals, and build resume and portfolio content. This guide will walk you through pointers for landing a great internship.
  • Employer's Guide

    Employer's Guide
    Review our Employer’s Guide to Internships and Best Practices, which includes credit information, internship expectations, and the benefits of working with Columbia talent.