the College of Arts and Sciences are not as centralized as in other
colleges at the university. Rather than primarily a job opportunity or a
practicum, internships in the college provide an out-of-classroom
Departments within the college often have specific
learning objectives that they want internships to meet. If you are an
employer interested in offering internships to Arts and Sciences
students, your first contact should be the departmental contacts listed
below. They can work with you in identifying students who fit your needs
while at the same time making sure that the internship meets the
students' educational goals.
Contact any of the departmental representatives if
you have questions about a specific internship you have available.
Other questions about internships? Email
Dr. James Delle, Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences.
Note: students are required to have their internships arranged and
have all paperwork completed at the beginning of the semester, so please
plan ahead for internship opportunities and openings if possible. Fall
deadline: August 15; spring deadline: January 15; summer: June 1.
Employers interested in providing an internship experience for
Shippensburg students in the Arts and Sciences should complete the internship request formand email it to James Delle, Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences.
Please also download our internship application,
which students complete. It contains information on the front page
regarding agreements between the employer and the university.
If you are from the private sector and are offering an
unpaid internship, please see this important document from the
Department of Labor:
"Fact Sheet #71: Internship Programs under the Fair Labor Standards Act."