Africana Studies

Name of program

Internship Program

Program director

Cheryl Rodriguez, Ph.D.


To whom is the program open?

Graduate students and senior-level undergraduate students

Must students be majors in the department in which the program is being offered?


Is an internship an elective or requirement for majors?


Is there an application process?

Students should apply for the internship during the semester before the internship is to commence.

Are there course prerequisites or other registration requirements?

Students should register for "Internship" or "Directed Research" with Internship Director.

Is a background check required?

Depends on internship setting.

Are any IRB-related educational programs or trainings required?
      IRB requirement only applies if students want to complete a qualitative research project involving interviews.  
Last updated
      Fall 2016