Through the Career Experience Program, students have the opportunity to work at a local company and apply the skills learned in classes while building their professional networks.
Through the Career Experience Program, students have the opportunity to work with local companies on projects related to their majors. Many positions are business- or engineering-focused and can be found by searching Bullseye powered by Handshake for "Career Experience Program." The projects are specific to each company, and more information can be found in the Handshake postings.
Students will be responsible for reporting to a supervisor within the company where the project is being completed. Some projects will culminate in a market research report, a prototype, or marketing materials. Each outcome is specific to each company's project.
|Length of commitment||Jan. 27-May 8, 2020|
|Start time||Apply by Jan. 27|
|Level of collaboration||Individual student project|
|Who is eligible||Varies depending on area of focus|
|Support||Funding is available after the completion of the preparation badge. See below.|
To engage with this project, you will work through a series of Project-Based Collaboration digital badges to guide your experience.
To get started, contact the project mentor using the contact information above to discuss availability and after you’ve received approval, you can start the Project Preparation Digital Badge. Here are helpful tips on how to contact a project mentor.
Once you have registered for the Project Preparation Digital Badge, you will receive further instructions related to the activities you will need to complete. In addition, you will also complete the following preparation activities for this particular project: