New York Internships Overview
Global Experiences New York City internship program will allow you to gain valuable experience in one of the world’s most global cities. Global Experiences specializes in providing domestic and international internships for college and university students in the areas of marketing, communications , fashion , business, finance, non-profit management and many more fields. College students and recent graduates join our program from around the world and an internship in New York can do nothing but help you get a leg up on your competition for positions after graduation!
Global Experiences internships in NYC combine a professional internship with a reputable organization, our award winning strengths based career development program, perfectly located housing in central Manhattan, social and cultural activities, New York-based support staff and so much more. Programs range from 8 to 14 weeks and are available to students and recent graduates during Spring, Summer and Fall program start dates. Our Summer internships in NYC fill up very quickly so we recommend early applications.
About New York
New York is known the world around as an epicenter of finance, fashion, and media. It is a global center attracting fall, spring, and summer interns from colleges and universities around the world. These experiential New York internships allow participants to gain amazing real-world experience that cannot be replicated anywhere else on earth. Interning in New York also allows candidates the chance to visit landmark buildings and neighborhoods while experiencing one of the world’s premier ethnic melting pots.
Culturally, New York City is second to none! Museums cover everything from art to mathematics to elevators (look it up!). Theater can be musical, dramatic, or immersive. Opera, ballet and orchestra can be found nearly every night. And the culinary scene is well known as one of the planet’s finest.
What to expect from the New York Internship Program
An internship in New York City is a great way to improve your resume. Big, bustling, and bursting at the seams with personality, Frank Sinatra once sang of New York: “If I can make it there, I’ll make it anywhere,” and you know what? He was on to something. Nothing looks more impressive on a resume than legitimate work experience in The Big Apple. Whether your goal is to land your dream fashion internship or networking as an intern for an advertising executive, NYC is the place to hone your skills and earn your stripes.
Our NYC internship program is competitive and each participant that makes it through the selection process works one-on-one with our experienced advising team as they are guided through our award winning career development and prepare for their interview with a customized internship placement matched to their career goals and personal strengths. Our team of advisors have all traveled and lived abroad and are great mentors through the pre-departure process. Global Experiences assists its international interns through the visa process, maintaining close ties with necessary providers and embassies globally. Our interns from abroad are required to travel on the J-1 Visa. Each visa type has its own costs associated.
Once on the ground, interns will join a carefully selected group of successful undergraduate and graduates all looking to make connections and start their career with internships in NYC. Our on the ground team balances just the right amount of group and individual support through cultural and social programming, networking opportunities, and career development. Our location-based staff live permanently in the city and provide an insider-level connection to the culture, events, what’s hot and what’s not, as well as 24/7 emergency support. During the summer, we have Resident Assistants that join us from our large alumni community and provide mentoring and pastoral care throughout the program.