Internships in the International Business Major
Create a Highly Marketable International Business Resume
The International Business major is focused on the action-oriented practicalities of what you can do. It will provide you with a great depth in the specific skills that will give you the most flexibility in a global industry.
Because you'll follow an in-depth curriculum in the International Business major starting in your first semester, you'll be qualified sooner for internships.
Our unique curriculum also provides a solid foundation for graduate school, if that is your goal. For 2013, 79% of the graduates from the International Business major are employed and in jobs relevant to their career goals.
Recent Internship Locations for International Business Majors
How We Prepare You to Land Internships
Great internships don't just happen. You need to have developed valuable skills, created a good resume, received expert guidance, and you need an "in." At Champlain, we make sure you are well-prepared in all four areas.
- The Upside-Down Curriculum allows you to get extensive classroom learning and hands-on experience with industry professionals in your major in your first year, which gives you the real world skills and qualifications to begin taking internships as early as the summer after the first year.
- The Office of Career Services and the Life Experience Action Dimension (LEAD) program will help you develop your professional resume and teach you interview skills.
- Your professors will become your reliable mentors, pointing out the strategic academic and co-curricular activities they will help you build your professional skill-set and enhance your resume.
- Local and national employers turn to Champlain for college interns because they are universally better prepared to work in professional environments than the majority of their peers from other institutions. Many Champlain Graduates receive full and part-time job offers from the organizations where they first took their internships.
Read more about Champlain graduates' Career Success.