Internships Work We have a long tradition of enhancing our students academic careers with professional internships.

75%

of students are either “very satisfied” or “extremely satisfied” with their experiences in experiential education

1st

year students are encouraged to intern & many do

92%

of graduates are in employed in a professional position or in graduate school within six months of graduation

We believe that internships help you:

Confirm Your Major

Gain Professional Skills

Build Your Résumé

Lead to Key Career Opportunities

Early Exploratory Program

Unique opportunity for underclassmen who are Illinois residents and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0.

What is it?

Students explore off-campus business and technical options related to their academic fields through a maximum of 15 hours per week paid employment.

How it’s possible.

The director of Career Services coordinates the program, which operates through a combination of state grant funds from the Illinois Cooperative Work Study Program of the Board of Education and the cooperation of participating businesses and agencies.

Fun Fact: 92 percent of QU graduates are employed in professional positions or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation.

Contact Us

For more information about internships, contact Director of Career Services, Kristen Liesen, at liesekr@quincy.edu or send us a message:

There’s no application fee when you apply online.