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.

Major Company 
Accounting JB Watson
Accounting Union County Tax Coalition
Art Artistic Expressions
Communication Studies American Red Cross
Communication Studies Career Services – Wingate University
Communication Studies Development Office – Wingate University
Communication Studies Goodwill
Communication Studies Public Relations – Wingate University
Communication Studies The ARC of Union County
Communication Studies WBTV
Finance Elevation Church
Management Carolina Courts
Marketing AdTeam – Wingate University
Marketing American Red Cross
Marketing Clear Channel Radio – 96.9 The Kat
Marketing Plyler Grading
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 The Relatives
Psychology Turning Point of Union County
Sociology Indian Trail Family Dentistry
Sport Management Union County Courts

Internship Opportunities

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.

Charlotte Magazine
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.

Charlotte Hornets
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.

TCG Events
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.