- 12 week program, ~3 hours a week - Independent study structure, all work done on own schedule - Each intern will have set goals that will determine if you are successful - Goals are TBD - Interns will learn life lessons that apply in “real-world” situations by completing specific tasks - Sample Task: Present to leaders within your athletic department - Sample Task: Educate fellow student-athletes/alumni on the importance of Career Athletes and networking - Sample Task: Use social media to build your own brand and increase awareness of Career Athletes
- Upperclassmen preferred, but others encouraged to apply - All majors welcome - Must be self-motivated, outgoing, driven and have the ability to manage your time
Career Athletes is happy to provide necessary documentation to receive course credit for the internship. Requirements vary for each institution; it is the intern's responsibility to determine if this internship will count for credit at your school.
PERKS OF BEING A SUCCESSFUL INTERN
- Professional development experience added to your resume - Build a powerful network of influential people who can help you achieve your goals, during and after internship - Possibility for course credit, depending on school requirements - Visibility in front of hundreds of athletic departments and Fortune 500 companies - Included in our resume book, sent to all partner employers and athletic departments - Interns have ability to receive a letter of recommendation - Top 10% of interns will receive an interview with partner employer
- History: Over 500 student-athletes from over 280 schools have participated in the Career Athletes On-Campus Internship to date - Interns are viewed as the eyes and ears on-campus, providing Career Athletes with valuable feedback - Interns compete with hundreds of other student-athletes across the country to be ranked on a national scale - Direct correlation with the internship; what you put in determines what you will get out of it