Internships | Department of Sociology | Kent State University


Students in the Department of Sociology are strongly encouraged to complete an internship while working towards their undergraduate degree. The benefits of doing an internship are numerous and include:

  • Earning academic credit  

  • Invaluable networking and resume building opportunities

  • The opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to practical work experience

  • Earning Experiential Learning Requirement (ELR) credit

To learn more about internships in Criminology and Justice Studies, click here. To learn more about internships in Sociology, click here. If you’re interested in doing an internship, please consult the undergraduate internship coordinator for Sociology, or Criminology & Justice Studies, whichever is appropriate for your major, or the Sociology Academic Advisor

More information about internships and future careers can be found here.