When looking for an internship, focus on opportunities with the types of organizations where you may eventually like to work. The skills you learn and the resources you discover in your internship search will help you when you apply for positions after graduation. There are several different strategies you can use for finding an internship. You might:
Application deadlines for internships vary greatly. The process of searching for internships and applying takes time. Don't miss out on great opportunities by waiting too long to get started. Some of the first deadlines for summer internships are as early as December, so it's a good idea to get started looking during fall semester. See the Presenting Yourself section of our web site for information on preparing your internship application.