Internships and Co-ops are Experiential Learning

  • Explore and clarify career interests.
  • Foster personal and professional growth while developing a professional network.
  • Build upon classroom knowledge while improving transferable skills such as leadership, communication, teamwork and technology.
Internships

Paid or unpaid work in a field directly related to the student's area of study. Usually one semester or summer term.

Co-ops

Extended (usually two semesters) full-time paid internship.

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Find & Succeed in an Internship/ Co-op

Web Resources
  • My CES Account: Search internship and co-op postings for K-State students and alumni.

  • Internship, co-op, or summer jobs websites

  • Helpful websites for jobs related to career fields, geographic area, specific demographics, etc.

Internship/ Co-op Tips
Career Advising

Career & Employment Services' professional advising staff are available to assist students with resume development, interview skills, job search, or other career-related topics. Appointments available year-round.

Videos and Archived Workshops

Check out recommended CES resources and videos.

Job Posting Disclaimer

Information on job listings in your CES account.

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Other Types of Experiential Learning

  1. Volunteering/ Service learning
  2. Part-time jobs
  3. Job shadowing
  4. Practicums
  5. Research
  6. International experiences
  7. Student organizations/leadership