Intern Philly offers an exciting mix of coursework, cultural engagement and practical work experience designed to help you make the most of your program. For Summer 2021, you'll complete your courses and internship projects in person and/or online*, using video conferencing, event streaming and other tools to engage with professors, students and employers throughout your program (if applicable).

Intern Philly's Cornerstone Course, Work in Thought & Action, is a dynamic experiential education course providing the reflection framework and research support to maximize your learning from a work placement experience and connect it to both your course of study and your career aspirations.

*dependent on CDC guidelines for COVID-19

Internship Cornerstone Course (Required)

Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
PHLY INPR 210S Internship Seminar 3 PDF


Minimum GPA – 2.0

Summer students have a wide choice of courses for the 6 credit option, including an experiential course focused on Center City Philadelphia or joining students online from Arcadia's Global Center program. Students may enroll for one elective course for the summer session. You may combine your internship with an elective courses for a total of 6 credits for Summer 2021.

Course Code Course Credits Syllabus
PHLY ARTH 285S Site Matters in the City:
The Importance of Place and Space