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How to start a Business internship

The first step to applying for an internship is to search for a company or position that is related to the student's degree or concentration.  The next step is to meet with the internship coordinator.

  • Students are responsible for finding a company with which to intern. Their internship must relate to their degree and concentration. 
  • The internship can be in Grand Junction, or it can be anywhere throughout the nation, or, in some cases, the world.
  • A student can do an internship during the Spring, Summer, or Fall semester.
  • Students must pay for the internship as they would any other class. (i.e. a three-credit hour internship costs the same as a three-credit class; and a nine-credit hour internship is equal to the cost of three, three-credit hour classes).

Students can reach out to the internship coordinator with any questions about the program or if they would like more information about the program.

Davis School of Business Internship Coordinators:

Georgann Jouflas DH 210F

(970) 248-1925

gjouflas@coloradomesa.edu

 

Kristen McGee DH 309H

(970) 248-1720

kmcgee@coloradomesa.edu 

Where can students find internships?

Visit Student Career Services or contact our Internship Coordinator for opportunities. You can also use Handshake, CMU's online job and internship resource to find local internship listings. 

Find Internships with Handshake

Looking to hire a business intern?

The Davis School of Business, its Internship Coordinator, and Colorado Mesa University’s Career Services for Employers often have great leads for companies looking for interns. You can also sign up for Handshake, CMU's online job and internship resource, to post local internship opportunities.

Post an internship into Handshake

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