Our students have worked as interns at a wide variety of businesses and many nonprofit organizations. You can too!
If you’re thinking about your career path, chances are that you understand the advantages of an internship. The following list gives you an idea of where our students in different majors have interned in recent years.
|Accounting||Union County Tax Coalition|
|Communication Studies||American Red Cross|
|Communication Studies||Career Services – Wingate University|
|Communication Studies||Development Office – Wingate University|
|Communication Studies||Public Relations – Wingate University|
|Communication Studies||The ARC of Union County|
|Marketing||AdTeam – Wingate University|
|Marketing||American Red Cross|
|Marketing||Clear Channel Radio – 96.9 The Kat|
|Marketing||Union County Public Library|
|Masters in Sport Administration||Charlotte Catholic High School|
|Masters in Sport Administration||Francis Marion University|
|Masters in Sport Administration||North Mecklenburg High School|
|Masters in Sport Administration||Queens University|
|Masters in Sport Administration||Sports Information – Wingate University|
|Masters in Sport Administration||Women’s Basketball – Wingate University|
|Mathematics||Stanley Regional Medical Center|
|Psychology||Student Activities – Wingate University|
|Psychology||Turning Point of Union County|
|Sociology||Indian Trail Family Dentistry|
|Sport Management||Union County Courts|
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Accounting majors help people who have limited economic resources with filing out their income tax returns. This is a great way to give back to our community and learn about all aspects of taxation.
96.9 The Kat
Interns can learn about radio promotions and events while working at this Charlotte radio station.
Interns have the chance for hands-on learning about magazine publishing, writing and aspects of management.
News Carolina 14
Ideal for those who want first-hand experience with what it takes to put together a news program. If you’re interested in working in television news or as a reporter, this is an excellent organization.
If your major is in finance, marketing or sport science, consider an internship with the Charlotte Hornets. This professional sport organization gives you a chance to learn about finance, group sales, marketing and other aspects of the world of professional basketball.
If you’re interested in an internship to explore corporate or social event planning, graphic design or marketing, TCG might be the right fit for you. TCG Events offers interns the chance to learn about all aspects of planning events.This is just a preview of what you can do as an intern.
We hope you’ll stop by and talk with our staff to learn more about how an internship can fit into your career plan.