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Undergraduate Internship Information

Course Prerequisites

In order to take an internship for credit, students must have completed the courses listed below with a C or better. On top of these prerequisites, students must have a GPA of at least 2.25 to take an internship for credit.

For ADV 350 (Advertising Internship):

  • ADV 344K (Advertising Research)
  • ADV 345J (Advertising Media Planning)

For PR 350 (Public Relations Internship):

  • PR 348 (Public Relations Techniques)
  • ADV 344K (Advertising Research)
  • ADV 345J (Advertising Media Planning)

For ADV 151 (Advertising Practicum):

  • Elective
  • ADV 350 (Advertising Internship)

For PR 151 (Public Relations Practicum):

  • Elective
  • PR 350 (Public Relations Internship)

For ADV 350s, PR 350s (Internship in Sports Media):

  • Upper-division standing
  • A University grade point average of at least 2.25
  • Advertising 305S or Public Relations 305S
  • Three additional hours from the Sports Media Certificate approved coursework list.


Internship Opportunities

Current postings can be found in the Jobs section of our LinkedIn page. In addition, you can also visit the Communication Career Services web page to view additional opportunities. Paid internships will be considered first for approval. No more than two internships per organization will be approved for credit.  Students are expected to be compensated for their internship--related expenses.  Because this list is not comprehensive and does not reflect the number of internship opportunities that may be available, students are encouraged to seek out and apply for other available internships. Each internship must be approved by the Internship Supervisor, Dr. Isabella Cunningham.

Internship Application

To apply please visit the Moody College of Communications website.

Internship Course Requirements (Complete 3, 4 and 5 only for Summer 2019)

  1. Attend a mandatory orientation for the course. 
  2. Attend 5 of the guest speaker lectures. Speaker events will not take place every week, but they will be scheduled on Monday (7:30 - 8:30 pm) and on Wednesday (6:00 - 8:00 pm). Exact dates for the speaker events will be announced during the orientation and will be updated on Canvas as well. 
  3. Complete 3 reading assignments (for ADV350/350s & PR350/350s students only).
  4. Both you and your supervisor are required to complete midterm and final evaluations on your internship performance.
  5. Write and submit a Final Report (guidelines will be posted to Canvas).