Earning Credit for Your Internship

    As an industry leader in international education programs, Global Experiences understands that obtaining credit can be an important part of an educational experience abroad. There are a variety of options available for students to consider when trying to get credit, but please remember that each student is ultimately responsible for making the necessary arrangements to receive credit from his or her home university.

    Below are a few possibilities for your to gain credit for your internship with Global Experiences. We are always open to new ideas and are happy to work with you and your university to help you get the credit you need.

    Academic Internship or Co-op Course

    You may be able to receive credit directly from your home university. The easiest way to receive credit is by asking your academic advisor or study aboard office if our internship program can fulfill an internship or co-op class requirement. We are happy to speak with your academic advisor or study abroad office to answer any questions they may have about our programs.

    Transfer Credit Through Eastern Washington University

    Through a partnership with Eastern Washington University you have the option to take online courses for quarter credit hours at lower cost than full tuition at your home university. You will need to register through Eastern Washington University. Ask your Program Consultant for more details or visit the Eastern Washington University website for more information. EWU online course options include:

    • Mass Media and Cultures
    • Leadership in the 21st Century: Communicating for Success
    • Comparing Cultures and Societies

    University Formal Partnership

    We have established customized, credit-bearing programs with universities around the world including Arizona State University, Salisbury University, La Trobe University, and Hofstra University School of Law. We also are the preferred international internship provider for many universities including Rochester Institute of Technology and Central Michigan University. Please visit our Educators section for more information about our university partnerships or ask your Program Consultant for more details for credit options concerning these schools.

    Full Credit London Semester Program

    This 15-week program in London is available in the fall and spring. The London Academic Internship program will allow you to earn up to 15 credits from Drexel University and complete an internship within your field. Read more on the Academic Internship Program page.

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