The Department of Animal Sciences strives to provide our undergraduates with experiences and training to develop interpersonal skills and to prepare graduates for continued personal and professional growth through life-long learning. To become leaders in their communities, all undergraduates in the Department of Animal Sciences are required to complete an internship in order to graduate.
Where Can I Find An Internship?
The Student Success Center in Plumb Hall 120 provides files of hundreds of internships, color-coded based on your species or area of interest. However, this is not a comprehensive list. Refer to the College’s career resources for additional information.
Does My Internship Need To Be Approved?
Yes! Your Internship Agreement Form and Proposal will need to be approved by your academic advisor at least 10 days prior to your proposed start date in order to count your experience for academic credit.
Requirements And Paperwork Needed To Complete an Internship
- At least three weeks prior to starting an internship, you should visit with your academic advisor. Prior to your advising appointment, you should familiarize yourself with the objectives, requirements, and responsibilities of an internship. Some of the forms needed for enrollment in the internship program and the appriopriate courses are:
- Internship Agreement Contract
- Intern Evaluation Report
- CFAES 3191 Enrollment Form
- University Course Enrollment Form (use for enrolling in ANIMSCI 3191)
- Petition for a Change in Major
- Due to COVID-19, Internship Options for Students Graduating SU 2021 through SP 22 Have Been Provided: