Internships are fantastic opportunities to gain relevant professional experience as a college student. They are one of the most effective ways to ensure you are able to land the job you want after you graduate. According to our state of millennial hiring survey over 90% of students look to intern every year and just over 70% of students are able to obtain one. This past year just over 50% of internships were paid with around 10% offering a stipend and the rest being unpaid. The most common year for students to complete their first internship is Sophomore year.
Some of the most interesting internship data in the report showed that students who have completed multiple internships are far more likely to receive job offers when seniors, as are students who received paid internships vs unpaid internships. Discover thousands of opportunities with the internship search below to help launch your career at startups, non-profits, or corporate companies.