WHAT IS THE EXTERNSHIP PROGRAM?
The program consists of a one day job shadowing experience that allows students to spend time observing a professional for the purpose of investigating a career field. Students are given the opportunity to shadow an alumnus or friend of Gwynedd Mercy University to experience a typical professional work environment in a field of interest.
The benefits that students receive from participating in this program are invaluable:
- Help you match your interest and skills with different careers options
- Develop your confidence when making career related decisions
- Provide opportunities for networking and possible internships or informational interviews
- Gain real world experience and see how to apply your education in a professional setting
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Contact Office for additional hours)
Location: Campbell Hall
Phone: 215-646-7300, ext. 230
Job Search Web Site: www.collegecentral.com/gmercyu
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com (search for Gwynedd Mercy University)