Internships and Professional Opportunities

Through internships and professional (paid or volunteer) experiences you:

  • gain real-world experience relevant to your academic or career interests
  • apply knowledge from your studies to different professions
  • acquire technical and professional skills
  • explore and strengthen academic and career goals
  • enhance your employment prospects upon graduation
  • gain crucial experience for admission to professional schools in health or veterinary medicine

How to find internships and professional experiences:

  • Search for Internships through the Career Development Center
  • Learn about Co-ops
  • Visit this extensive list of external resources including opportunities in North Carolina, research internships, volunteer opportunities and more.
  • Visit / subscribe to the departmental Google Group where we post opportunities (coming soon!)

Getting course credit:

  • Work with your adviser to understand if you have a requirement for experiential learning. Curricula that do not require such experiences can offer elective credit to students for approved work. Credit will not be rewarded retroactively for prior work.
  • BSC492 – Contract and Syllabus 

Teaching Experience

Getting course credit:

  • Work with your adviser to understand if you have a requirement for experiential learning. Curricula that do not require such experiences can offer elective credit to students for approved work. Credit will not be rewarded retroactively for prior work.
  • BSC494 – Contract and Syllabus