Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Administration

Internships

Overview

An internship is a supervised on-site experience where students can participate in a real world job before graduation. Internships give students the opportunity, through hands-on experience, to determine if a particular career is the right choice. Emplinternshipsoyers indicate that they hire approximately 32% of their interns as full-time employees. And over half of new hires in the nation have had some type of internship experience.

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness offers services to assist students in finding internship opportunities. Internships are available in a wide range of areas. Some internships include pay for the interns, while others are unpaid internships, where students receive credit hours.. Some internships provide academic credit, while others so not. These arrangements will be worked out by the student's academic divisions. Resources are provided below to assist with internship opportunities.

Eligibility

To be eligible, students must:

  • be a currently registered AMSC student,
  • maintain a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 (Note: Students with lower GPAs may be considered; however some internships require higher GPAs,
  • work with an internship advisor or mentor, to ensure success.

To Apply

Step 1. Click here to download the internship application.
Step 2. Email the completed application to internships@atlm.edu.

Once the application is received, an email confirmation and a meeting will be arranged to complete the process.

Contact Information

Nicholas Bridges, Special Programs Coordinator
Department of Institutional Effectiveness
Phone: 678-623-1268
Email: nbridges@atlm.edu

Stephanie Sidney, IE Program Coordinator
Phone: 404-756-4654
Email: ssidney@atlm.edu