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Career Center

The ComArtSci Career Center can help with everything from career exploration, resume and cover letter writing, to mock interviews and job search strategy. We'll help you build your network by assisting with connections to alumni and professionals that work in your field of interest.

Plan Your Future

Plan your future with the help of our expert MSU Career Center team. Whether you need guidance with internships or job prospects, we can help you find your way.

In alignment with the university's move to virtual instruction, starting at Noon on March 11, 2020 drop-in hours will not be offered. 

 

You are still able to schedule a digital appointment through Handshake.

Make an Appointment Today

Have a question or need a document review?

Schedule an appointment with our staff.

 

Appointment Scheduling Instructions:

  • Schedule your appointment with us using Handshake.
  • Log in using your MSU Net ID and password.
  • Click on appointments on the lefthand side of your screen.
  • Click “Schedule a new appointment” button to make your appointment (select ComArtSci Randi or ComArtSci Jennifer).
  • You will have the opportunity to have your appointment through Zoom, or by phone.

Make an Appointment Today

Internships

Internship Opportunities

Internships and other experiential learning opportunities are key to the success of ComArtSci students. These experiences can help you:

  • Explore potential career paths.
  • Gain valuable work experience.
  • Meet a professional mentor that may help you get your next internship or a job.
  • Get your foot in the door to increase job opportunities after graduation.

There are numerous internship opportunities including paid and unpaid opportunities, internships for academic credit, as well as the opportunity to complete an internship abroad.
 

Resources for Finding an Internship

The ComArtSci Career Center recommends 2-3 experiences or internships in areas related to your major field of study prior to graduation. In addition to the resources below, it is recommended that you explore the websites of agencies, companies and organizations in your field to find other experiential learning opportunities available.

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Make the Most of Your Internship

Internships for Credit

An internship for credit towards graduation combines relevant coursework with related work experience. Learn more about receiving academic credit for your internship by clicking your academic program below:

Advertising + Public Relations

Communication

Journalism

Media and Information

Financial Assistance Opportunity Award for your Internship

If you already have an internship secured for summer or you're planning on getting an internship - you may be eligible to receive a financial assistance award from the Career Center!

Internship Financial Assistance Award

Career Center Resources

The ComArtSci Career Center provides numerous resources to assist students in their career searches.

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Newsletter

Our weekly newsletter provides information about upcoming college programs and events, including career fairs, events, workshops, employer visits, information about student organizations and updates on academic advising hours and appointments.

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Employers

Are you looking to hire a Spartan? Get information on recruitment, connecting with career services and the university, joining or creating events, gaining visibility and enhancing your brand at MSU.

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