Get Ahead With Internships

Internships are a great way to gain hands-on experience in your field and earn academic credit while building skills that will prepare you to thrive professionally. We connect you with professional mentors at businesses, organizations and agencies, as well as with expert faculty sponsors who will help you achieve your specific goals.

Guilford internships provide opportunities for you to:

  • gain profound insights as you connect classroom learning to real world experience
  • pursue a new area of interest; explore potential career fields
  • build experience and skills in your chosen career field
  • develop your professional network

Internships are open to all eligible students and alumni.

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Laying Groundwork

Zach Lindsey '17 and Joe Metts '17 interned with the Greensboro Swarm last summer, helping the Charlotte Hornets affiliate prepare for its inaugural season.

Creating a Secure Future

Cyber and Network Security major Sara Steinbach '17 gained hands-on experience through a summer internship with Greensboro-based Secure Designs, Inc – a national provider of managed internet security.

Starting Difficult Discussions

Mahmoud Henderson ’19 and Grace Bostic ’19 taught children about the racial history of Wilmington, N.C., during internships last summer with Cape Fear River Watch.

Put Our Interns to Work for You

Do you represent a business, agency or organization looking for high-quality interns? Guilford College students participate in internships during all parts of the academic calendar, including summer break. Our students are known as critical thinkers and effective communicators. 

Find out how to list an internship at Guilford through Quaker Connect and check out these helpful tips for hosting an internship. You can also contact Director of Integrated Career Advising Karrie Manson at 336.316.2148.

Experience Matters

Internships @ Guilford

In this student-authored blog, Guilford students share their experiences as interns working for major athletics conferences, NPR affiliates, the happiest place on Earth, and more! Hear it from their point of view and imagine what Guilford College can do to prepare you for your dream career.