Department of Communication and Media


Internship

The internship program provides students with an opportunity to demonstrate their capacity for leadership, teamwork, and business activity in the context of work experience.  Internships are completed in the junior or senior year and while in residency at AUK.

The student is limited to a maximum of 6 credit hours of internship.  A maximum of 3 credit hours (taken in increments of 1, 2, or 3 credit hours) may be applied toward any one major.  If a student taken an additional 1-3 credit hours of internship, those credits may be counted towards a student’s second major, minor, or as free electives.  For the duration of the semester, students are responsible for working 40 hours per semester for each credit hour.  Students are to refer to the various programs’ internship handbook for further details of the internship process, requirements and method of assessment.