An internship experience (IT 498) for graduate students is optional.
International students interested in an internship experience should review information on Curricular and Optional Practical Training.
Complete at least 18 credit hours before registering for IT 498.
If you need help or have questions and challenges during your search, contact the graduate advisor.
We use an email listserv to send out internship information. View the internship listserv subscription instructions.
The School puts on an internship fair every year in September. Check your email around this time for more information.
The Career Center at Illinois State provides you with career development and employer connections. They also put on a career fair every fall and spring. Attend a fair and meet employers with internship opportunities.
Check out the Career Center website for more events and helpful resources.
After you get hired for an internship, send the following items to the graduate advisor for approval.
You'll get an email once everything is confirmed.
Students enrolled in Professional Practice receive one credit hour for each semester on a C/NC basis. The credit does not count towards your degree.