College of Business & Public Affairs
Office: 312 Anderson Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone (610) 436-2261
Email: Department Chair
There are 2 courses in the course catalog that students can use to earn internship credit. The number of credits earned generally depends on the number of hours that the student accrued under the internship experience. These are summarized as follows:
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All internship positions must be directly relevant to management, and must involve tasks that are appropriate for individuals at the bachelor's degree level. Students wishing to undertake internships are advised to contact a Management faculty member to assist either with the selection of an area of concentration or placement for fieldwork.
In every case, the permission of a Management Instructor is required before any site or agency can be authorized for undertaking an internship. Click here to download a copy of the Management Internship Application.
The major written requirement for any of the internship courses is the field experience report. Apart from summarizing the internship experience, the report also provides a bridge between the applied nature of the internship position and the theoretical and substantive material obtained in the course work.
The report should follow the format described below: