Career Preparation

Narrowing Your Choices, Perfecting Your Skills

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Top Reasons Students Report for Seeking an Internship:

  • To gain hands-on workplace experience
  • To learn new skills
  • To become better prepared to enter a specific field
  • To make professional contacts

(Source: NACE Journal, February 2010)

Types of Opportunities

  • Internships (paid)
  • Cooperative Education and Apprenticeships
  • Summer Employment
  • Service Learning
  • Part-Time Jobs
  • Volunteer Positions
  • Temporary Assignment
  • Curricular Practical Training (CPT) for international students

UNO Career Services can also assist students in gathering additional information and job-related experience through career fairs, cooperative education, apprenticeships, and internship opportunities.