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  Traditional Internship Prof Prac 3900: Internship as
Professional Experience Class
First Step Before registration, attend an in-person Info Session or the online Info Session After registration, attend an in-person Info Session or online Info Session
Open To Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors and Grads Juniors and Seniors
Class No Weekly Class Weekly 2-hour evening class
Credits 1.5 to 9 credits per semester 3 credts per semester
2 classes per degree
Hours Worked 210 hrs per 3 credits
(70 hrs per credit)
150-180 hrs
Permission to Register Yes Yes
     
Seminars Yes (two per semester) No
1:1 Meetings with Faculty Yes (1-2 required) Yes (2-3 30 minute meetings)
Faculty Employer Site Visits Yes No
Evaluations Yes Yes
Final Professional Project Yes Yes
Summer Term Yes Not at this time

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