Externships

Get A Jump Start On Your Career Possibilities

Externships encourage discovery. Its purpose is to let students see the day-to-day routines of professionals working in their areas if interest.

  • Externships are short term opportunities (1 to 8 hours)
  • Externships provide guidance in making career choices

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  • Employers Offering Externships for Fall 2019

  • Alabama Bliss
  • Bank Independent
  • BBVA
  • Billy Reid
  • Birthday Direct
  • Community Action
  • Robert Trent Jones of the Shoals
  • Shoals Chamber of Commerce
  • Shoals Home Healthcare
  • Shoals Theater
  • Southwire
  • State Farm
  • The Assurance Group
  • HOW AN EXTERNSHIP WORKS:

  • Employers add their name to a library of Externship Employers.
  • Students search the opportunities on LionJobs at www.una.edu/career.
  • The Career Center coordinates with the employer to find a convenient time and date for the Externship experience.
  • Students spend a few hours shadowing the employer and gaining a real-life view of what that career looks like on a day-to-day basis.

TO REGISTER FOR AN EXTERNSHIP OR FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: