Internship for Credit 101

Internship for Free Elective Credit

Students can receive 3 hours of free elective credit while completing an internship. Free elective credit can apply towards remaining free electives needed to complete the student’s degree program.

Internship Requirements and Policies

  • An intentional "learning agenda" is structured into the internship experience.
  • To allow for adequate job development, students should begin the internship process at least one semester prior to the semester in which they intend to participate.
  • At least 160 hours must be worked during the semester.
  • Students must register for the Internship for Credit Course (either MGMT 497/MGMT 697) once approved. Begin the Internship Process

To begin the internship process, please email Marisa Martinez (marisam@unm.edu). Include as much detail as possible such as anticipated start date, anticipated employer(s), and expected duties and responsibilities.