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Internships Outside of Charleston

Whether you are searching for a summer internship in your hometown or in another city, networking is crucial for success. Talk to your family, professors, and internship coordinator about your interests, as they may have contacts that can help.

Utilizing LinkedIn to connect with alumni is helpful too. Develop a LinkedIn profile and conduct informational interviews with alumni.

Helpful Websites

CougarJobLink
Provides information about available internship, job, and volunteer opportunities. To access CougarJobLink, log into MyCharleston and select the Student Services tab.

College of Charleston Career Center Internship Links
Provides some suggestions for identifying internship opportunities for credit or for extra-curricular notation. Several links to internship sites available here.

Washington, DC Internships

Studying abroad provides political science majors insight into other political, economic and cultural systems. These experiences enhance students' college experiences. Students interested in studying abroad need to plan their study abroad well in advance.

For information concerning faculty led study abroad programs offered through the College of Charleston, visit the Center for International Education.