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 cstacey [at] kent.edu (Sociology), or dkessler [at] kent.edu (Criminology & Justice Studies), whichever is appropriate for your major, or the Sociology rcash5 [at] kent.edu (Academic Advisor).