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Local Internships

If you are interested in pursuing an internship in the Charleston area, please contact Kristin Wichmann to make an appointment. Kristin will assess your interests and provide you with resources tailored to your needs. She can also connect you with local employers. Any opportunities we learn of are advertised in the weekly newsletter to majors and minors.

Helpful Websites

CougarJobLink
The Career Center maintains CougarJobLink, a database that contains internship and job opportunities. To access CougarJobLink, log onto MyCharleston and select the Student Services tab.

The following websites provide you with an idea of the various organizations in Charleston:
Charleston Area Nonprofits
Charleston Government

Previous Local Internship Sites

American Civil Liberties Union
American Red Cross
Charleston City Paper
Charleston County Council
Charleston County Department of Juvenile Justice
Charleston County Planning Office
Charleston County Public Defender’s Office
Charleston County Sheriff's Office
Communities in Schools
Congressman Clyburn's District Office in Charleston
College of Charleston, Office of Sustainability
Department of Social Services
D. Norton Lowcountry Children's Center
Habitat for Humanity
Keep Charleston Beautiful
Lowcountry Food Bank
Lowcountry Local First
Mayor’s Office for Children, Youth and Families
Office of the Solicitor, Juvenile Arbitration Program
Palmetto Project
Susan G. Komen For the Cure
Sustainability Institute
Trident United Way