Each year BW students complete hundreds of internships locally, nationally and internationally.
It is recommended that students complete at least 3 prior to graduation.
Intern to Employee
Impressively, studies have shown that 57 percent of interns were given full-time job offers.
Many employers use intern programs to recruit entry-level college hires. Internship experience is a top factor influencing hiring decisions.
Students Talk About Their Internships
"My time with the Cleveland Cavaliers was outstanding. I learned about creating web pages and helped monitor their social media websites."
–Stephen Spencer, Jr '15, sport management/public relations major
"I interned at Rosetta, a phenomenal company with an award-winning internship program. My keys to success in getting this internship were to make multiple points of contact with the company, have a well formatted resume, relevant experience and a little luck."
–Jayme Frantz '14, digital media and design major
"At Dateline, I worked alongside producers and correspondents. I learned so many skills that cannot be gained inside the classroom."
–Ronny Woodburn '15, broadcasting/mass communication major
Student Internship Success
Sarah Brehm '15 (accounting) was an auditing intern at Cleveland Metroparks.
Ray Caraballo '14 (sport management) was an operations intern at Cleveland Browns.
Natalia Ciric '14 (biology) was a medical library intern at the Cleveland Clinic.
Amanda Feairheller (chemistry/public health) was an urban studies intern at Free Clinic of Cleveland.
Dana Ferguson'14 (criminal justice) interned with the Ohio High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program.
Anthony Hrestak '14) broadcasting/mass communications) was a newsroom intern at WKYC-TV3.
Paige Livengood '14 (international studies/French) was a marketing intern at Vandorn Demag.
Jakob Plummer '14 (theatre) interned with JFK Center for Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.
Laura Teigeler '14 (public relations) was a global brand marketing intern at Moen Inc.
Nicole Tischler '15 (psychology) was intern at The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio.
Zachary Herrmann '15 (sport management) interned with Cleveland Cavaliers.
Damon Condon '14 (theatre) interned at Theatre Communications Group in New York City.
Alfrie Davis '15 (public relations/urban studies) was a community outreach events coordinator at Medical Mutual.
Dave Flegel '14 (accounting/finance) interned at Deloitte & Touche LLP.
Ryan Pastor '14 (marketing) interned at Rosetta (summer '13).