For-credit internships combine hands-on experience with academic coursework, giving you the chance to apply what you've been learning in the classroom and reflect on what you experience in the workplace.

Looking for an internship?

Contact the Center for Academic and Career Success (CACS) either by phone (202-319-6262), by email (success@cua.edu), or in person (McMahon 102), and read about how to find internships using Handshake, our job and internship posting database. 

Already have an internship? Looking for credit?

  • Ask your department if they already have a program in place (see list below).
  • If you are an Honors student and your department does not provide an option, please contact Dr. Paxton at paxton@cua.edu.
    The approval process must be completed no later than the Drop/Add deadline of the semester of your internship.
  • If the above options are not available to you, please contact Tony Chiappetta at chiappetta@cua.edu to inquire about using a free elective to receive credit.
    The approval process must be completed no later than the Drop/Add deadline of the semester of your internship.

Majors in the following departments can also earn internship credit through their department: