Participating in an internship is one of the most valuable things you can do while in college. For example, internships provide an opportunity for you to:

  • reflect on, confirm or contradict what you learn in the classroom
  • build and expand social and professional networks
  • reflect upon your current major or future career
  • build your resume
  • build skills in your chosen field and future profession
  • develop habits of professional practice
  • exercise civic responsibilities
  • learn by doing

But don’t just take our word for it. Here are what financial, career, and education experts say about the value of internships:

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