LA&PS Internship Program Information for Students

An internship is a temporary employment opportunity for students to gain practical work experience that will enhance their academic and career development. It is also an excellent way to test drive certain career options.

Apply to our highly competitive Internship Program that will provide you with short-term employment in professional organizations. These are paid, career-related positions designed to offers LA&PS students the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in their field of study.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How long is the internship?

Internship positions can last for 4 months, 8 months or 12 months. 

They typically begin in January (Winter Term), May and June (Summer Term),  or September (Fall Term) as to align with the academic calendar. Internships are full-time, paid positions, (typically 35 hours/ week).

For a listing of all available internship opportunities, please click here.

Student Benefits

  • Gain knowledge first hand from an organization and professionals
  • Learn valuable job skills
  • Help build a professional network
  • Get hands on experience
  • Explore different career options and work environments
  • Lead to potential employment

 

If you are interested in applying for the LA&PS internship program, or have further questions, please contact us at gce@yorku.ca.