Set Yourself Up for Life After Graduation

  • Focus on your goals with one-on-one coaching and advising
  • Build professional skills, work experience, and networks
  • Explore your fields(s) of interest as an insider at your internship
  • Learn to assess workplaces and organizations within broader social contexts
  • Try out professional life in Philadelphia, the sixth largest city in the U.S.

Are you ready for a new type of challenge? Kickstart your professional life by joining a diverse community of students for a term interning, studying, and exploring life in Philadelphia at Intern Philly!

The sixth largest city in the country, Philadelphia is a young professional’s paradise. It’s economically dynamic, socially diverse, and culturally rich. Based in Center City Philadelphia, Intern Philly lets you apply your on-campus learning to real-world work situations. Program courses will use Philadelphia as your classroom while providing major, minor and general education credit.

The Intern Philly Academic Director will work with you to find an internship placement based on your goals for exploring a career path, establishing a network in your desired professional field, and/or preparing for graduate or professional school. Your experience at Intern Philly will amplify your on-campus studies by providing you with the professional skills, life experience, and applied learning to make you stand out to potential employers and admissions officers.

Intern Philly Offers:

  • Customized internship placements across Philadelphia in a wide variety of fields.

  • Courses in Center City – the heart of downtown- that get you out of the classroom to engage the professional, social, and cultural diversity of the city, as well as bring that diversity of perspective and experience into the classroom.

  • Mentoring from the Academic Director that allows time to discuss your experiences studying and working in Philadelphia, with an eye toward building your independence, adaptability, initiative-taking, problem solving skills, and resilience sought by employers.

  • Networking opportunities with other young urban professionals, as well as interview skills training, guidance on writing résumés and cover letters and networking pitches.

  • Health, safety, and student life guidance to help you learn to navigate and explore the city with confidence.

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Spring 2023 1/15/2023 5/6/2023 16 $16,700 11/1/2022 More Info
Summer 2023 5/26/2023 7/22/2023 6 $4,900 3/15/2023 More Info
Fall 2023 9/2/2023 12/16/2023 16 $9,999 6/1/2023 More Info

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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