Internship in Marketing and Advertising
This internship provides eligible students the opportunity for applied practice of the knowledge gained from materials previously studied in a real-world context.
What you can learn.
- Receive hands on, real-world experience in the field with a company of your choice for academic credit
- Apply the knowledge gained in your coursework toward solving real-world problems at your internship company
- Document your real-world experience as you look to future opportunities
- Gain insight into your areas of strength and opportunities through regular interaction with your internship coordinator
About this course:The internship course provides eligible students an opportunity to earn elective credit toward the certificate program based on an internship position--comprised of at least 120 hours of practical application of course material--that the student has secured and had approved by UCLA Extension. UCLA Extension does not provide internship placement. Eligible students will have access to a list of firms with internship opportunities. Course is only available to Marketing Certificate students who have completed 20 units of the program curriculum with a GPA of 3.0 or better. A UCLA Extension instructor acts as an internship coordinator to monitor the internship throughout to ensure a substantive learning experience.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Internship in Marketing and Advertising.