Marist in Manhattan
Attention all college students! Get the practical experience you need to succeed in the exciting world of art, fashion, or media. Marist in Manhattan combines a residential stay and a full-time credit-bearing internship with some of the industry’s top companies, complemented by group activities, lectures, networking opportunities, and all that the City has to offer.
Qualified students can earn 12-15 college credits, combining field experience and Internet-based coursework in the premiere Communications capital of the world. Students will be placed in a high-profile internship, spending 3 or more 8-hour work days per week in a professional setting. Also, students will be enrolled in a minimum of one 3-credit online course. All students will be required to maintain full-time status, or to remain enrolled for 12 or more credits during Fall & Spring semesters.
National surveys consistently show that internship experience benefits students when it comes to seeking jobs and launching their careers. These are just a few of the many benefits students receive from doing internships:
- Gain professional experience
- Make career contacts
- Enhance self-confidence
- Get a competitive edge in the job market
- Increase “insider” knowledge of the field
Recent students have interned at a wide variety of facilities relevant to their respective field.
- National Museum of the American Indian
- Young & Rubicam The Madison Group Studio
- Rodale Press
- Dieu Donne Press
- A/X Armani: Exchange
- Allure Magazine
- CHANEL .Inc
- New York Knicks/Madison Square Garden
- Cosmopolitan magazine
- Dateline NBC
- ABC News
- CBS Sports
- Pegasus Press
- Us Magazine
- AMI Publications, Shape Magazine
- Food Network Magazine
And so many more!