UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
Lower division business requirements, and
CSIS 161 Programming I
CSIS 162 Programming II
CSIS 235 Object-Oriented Programming
CSIS 239 Intro to Data Science (not a prerequisite for CSIS)
CSIS 247 Introduction to Computer Networks (not a prerequisite for Data Science)
CSIS 333 Database Management Systems
Internship opportunities for CBE students are posted on the CBE Internship Offerings webpage. These opportunities are also emailed to sophomore, junior and senior majors of CBE, with more than 60 credits, who have not opted out of internship email notifications. You can also find internships by searching the UWRF job recruitment system Handshake, the career pages of company websites or by utilizing job search engines such as Indeed.com, Glassdoor.com, Internships.com or LinkedIn.
Most internship descriptions that list Business Administration as a preferred major will hire Economics graduates. Economics is broad field, so request any internship descriptions that sound interesting
Yes it can, if there are additional duties that can be added to the job so that it can be considered a learning experience in a professional setting.
After submitting your internship application, you will need to submit a detailed job description from your employer, your current DAR, and a cover letter (how will this internship help your career goals). During your internship, you will need to submit a report after every 40-45 hours worked, and the department chair will visit the site of your internship and talk with your supervisor and you (the intern). After your internship, your employer will need to fill out the Employer’s Intern Evaluation Form. Once the internship is completed, you will need to submit an internship final report. See Internship Process.
An intern will submit a 3-5 page final reflective paper (including a cover sheet) at the completion of an internship. (A 12-credit internship may require a longer report). Instructions for completing the final paper can be found on Canvas. See Internship Process.
Yes, in almost all cases the faculty internship mentor will visit with you and your employer during a site visit. Internship site visits may involve Skype, conference call, or other technology solutions, depending upon distance and availability.
Stacy Vollmers: Management and Marketing
Dawn Hukai: Accounting and Finance
Logan Kelly: Economics
Hossein Najafi: Computer Science and Information Systems
Yes. In summer 2019, we had an intern in Berlin, Germany, and others in Arizona, Florida, and Illinois. During the summer of 2018 we had a marketing intern in the Philippines, and in 2017 we had a finance student completing her third rotational internship in Texas.
Academic internships for credit must be approved and completed in the current semester, not a previous semester.