• Please use the options below to complete your registration in Handshake. 

    If you would like to schedule an appointment please contact our front desk at (470) 578-6555 and start by telling them your major. We are all looking forward to assisting through the process to career success.

 

Applying for Internships & Co-ops

    • Construction Management students are encouraged to complete internships and/or co-op rotations.

      Architecture students are NOT eligible for a co-op position due to the requirement that Architecture Studio be attended each Fall and Spring. Internships are recommended.

      Any Architecture students seeking internship credit through NCARB toward licensure MUST read the following carefully:

      Students intending to pursue a career in architecture must follow the requirements set forth by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB). All of NCARB’s 54 U.S. jurisdictions require individuals to gain and document a certain amount of experience before becoming eligible to sit for the license and become a registered architect. This experience must be consistent with requirements and procedures of the Architecture Experience Program (AXP) program. Students pursuing a career in architecture are highly encouraged to visit the NCARB APX website. http://www.ncarb.org/Experience-Through-Internships.aspx

       

    • To apply for a non-credited internship/co-op experience, including students enrolling in the COOP 2000 program, please use the link below:

      Apply Here

      Cooperative Education (Co-op) - Three alternating semesters over a five semester period with the same company in a position that provides experience directly related to the academic major. Students in these positions are typically paid a wage.

      • The position is full–time; enrollment must also be full-time during school terms between work terms. Many positions are paid with wages ranging from $15-20/hr., depending on the company.
      • Sophomores, juniors, seniors, and students in graduate school with a declared major, at least 30 completed credit hours, and a 2.50 KSU GPA are eligible to participate.
      • Students must have completed one semester at KSU prior to beginning an intern or co-op position.

      All students interested in Co-op 2000 must watch the video linked here and email their Career and Internship Advisor confirming they’ve watched it.

      Internships - Employment that closely relates to the student’s major and is usually one semester in length. Internships for STEM majors are typically paid with wages ranging from $15-$20/hr., depending on the company.
      • The internship may be part–time or full–time. Students may take classes simultaneously with internships.
      • Sophomores, juniors, seniors, and students in graduate school with a declared major, at least 30 completed credit hours, and a 2.50 KSU GPA are eligible to participate.
      • Students must have completed one semester at KSU prior to beginning an intern or co-op position.

      All students interested in Co-op 2000 must watch the video linked here and email their Career and Internship Advisor confirming they’ve watched it.

      For questions or to learn more about your particular situation, we recommend you set up an appointment with your Career & Internship Advisor by calling 470-578-6555

    • You must register by the last day of Final Registration of each semester in which you plan to intern or complete a co-op rotation. Applicants must allow for up to 10 days of processing. Please do not wait until the last minute. It is highly recommended that you apply for the credit the semester previous to the one you plan to intern. 

     

     

     

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