Career Services Internship Basic Information


Why Intern?

Top Ten Reasons Students Gave for Working in an Internship

  1. To obtain valuable work experience
  2. To see if I'm in the right major
  3. To earn money to pay for my college education
  4. To help me choose a career
  5. To earn academic credit
  6. To establish contacts for future employment opportunities
  7. For personal growth: confidence and to interact professionally
  8. To apply skills and knowledge I've learned in school
  9. To enhance & add to my classroom education
  10. To find out what it is really like to have a real full-time job

If you're interested in meaningful work experience in your major, maybe it's time to check out the WT Internship Program.

Attending a "How To Find An Internship" workshop in our office is the best way to get started. These are offered the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month at 11:00 AM - here's the schedule.

You can also learn more about the program through the links below. Contact our office with questions.

WTAMU Experiential Education Program
Student Success Center, CC 113
(806) 651-2345­

We look forward to helping you in your search for an internship!

2019 On Campus Internship Application information


2018 WT Intern of the Year


Monroe Named WTAMU's 2018 Intern of the Year
CANYON, Texas—West Texas A&M University student Morgan Monroe spent just three months this summer as an intern with BlueCross BlueShield, but the experience gave her a direct line to a career path and earned her honors as WTAMU’s Intern of the Year for 2018.  More...

2018 Intern of the Year and Nominees



WTAMU Baseball Player Networks His Way To An Internship

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