Internships for Alicante, Spain
Qualified semester and yearlong students may apply to do an internship in the community. This field experience type internship is designed to complement the academic program; therefore, you will receive academic credit but no financial compensation. The working schedule will be determined by the schedule of USAC courses. The student will be working in a non-English speaking environment and must be able to communicate at an advanced language level.
USAC will attempt to place students in a field related to the student’s interest. Example placements include:
- Tourist Office
- Travel Agencies
- Teaching at Local Schools
- International Development
- Assistance for Physically and Mentally Disabled
- Tutoring for Disadvantaged Youth
- Local Businesses
You are encouraged to request any field of interest and the Alicante program will try its best to find a suitable position for you.
If interested, you will apply after you have been accepted into the program; consult the Internship Opportunities and Application document on Student Gateway for more information. Requirements are: enrollment in the Alicante program, minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, junior standing at time of internship, and a student in Track IV. The fee to arrange an internship is 200 EUR.