Experiential Learning Programs

English

                 
     
Name of program
     

Professional and Technical Communication Internship

 
     
Year program was created
      2010  
     
Program director
     

Michael Shuman, Ph.D. 

 
     
Email
     

mshuman@usf.edu 

 
     
To whom is the program open?
     

Undergraduate students 

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

Available to qualified non-majors with program and department approval

 
     
Is an internship an elective or requirement for majors?
     

Required for Professional Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology majors

 
     
Is there an application process?
     

Yes. See program website for application form.

 
     
Are there course prerequisites or other registration requirements?
     

Students normally complete the internship during their final semester before graduation.

 
     
Is a background check required?
     

Some internship sponsors require a background check. Prospective interns should be prepared for this requirement.

 
     
Are any IRB-related educational programs or trainings required?
      No  
     
Last updated
      02/14/2014