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Business Administration - Internship Report

Student interns will prepare an internship report. The purpose of this paper is as follows:

  1. To enable the student to communicate about the internship experience
  2. To provide the student with an opportunity to reflect on how the internship assignment integrates and complements the completed academic coursework at the University

Professionalism in document presentation and content is expected. The document format to be used for the report is as follows:

  • 12-cpi font
  • Double-spaced lines
  • 10-15 pages in length (excluding cover page, table of contents, endnotes, references and résumé)
  • 1-inch margins

The topical components to be covered in the internship report are specified in the following outline:

Internship Report Topic Outline

  1. Cover Page
  2. Table of Contents
  3. Description of Internship Assignment
    1. Type of firm and industry
    2. Functional area and position held
    3. Job profile and responsibilities
    4. How job and functional area are interrelated with other jobs and functional areas in the firm
  4. Self-Assessment of Internship Assignment
    1. Knowledge and skills required for job
    2. Which (and how) university courses prepared student for internship assignment
    3. Self-assessed performance evaluation
    4. Value of experience to personal and professional goals
    5. Report on other career opportunities in field
  5. Supervisor-signed Weekly Time Sheets (PDF)
  6. Summary and Conclusions
  7. References
  8. Updated Résumé (Inclusive of Internship Activities)