SUMMER AND SEMESTER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WITH ASA
ASA is excited to offer internship opportunities in a number of our program locations! In most cases, an internship is taken in conjunction with your classes and is credit-bearing. All internships are unpaid.
Below you will find a list of our program locations that offer internship opportunities. For further details about the specific opportunities in each location, please click the links given.
If you have questions about our internship opportunities or how to apply for one, please don’t hesitate to contact us at any time!
+ AIX-EN-PROVENCE, FRANCE
Students with an Advanced level of French have the option of earning 3 U.S. credits for an internship while completing a semester or academic year abroad at IAU in Aix-en-Provence, France. Internship opportunities are available in the following fields: Communications, Theatre, Education, Tourism, Sales, Marketing, Law, and Business. Interested students must have completed at least 4 semesters of college French (or equivalent) and are asked to provide a CV (resume) prior to the beginning of the semester. The placement process will begin after arrival with an interview during your first week abroad. Your placement will have a 10-day trial period to make sure it’s a good fit for both you and the company or organization. As this internship is credit-bearing, you will be required to write periodic reports throughout the semester. The cost of the internship is included with your ASA program fees! For additional details about the internship placements we have available in Aix-en-Provence, please click here.
+ BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA
ASA students with a High Intermediate or Advanced level of Spanish attending the Spring semester at Universidad de Belgrano or Universidad del Salvador have the option to apply for an 10-week internship with the government of the city of Buenos Aires. The internship is not for credit and is completed alongside classes for 10 weeks out of the semester. Internship opportunities are available in the following fields: Culture and Art, Computing and Statistics, Economics, Communications, Development, Education, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, Human Rights, International Business, Immigration, NGOs, Public Policy, Public Relations, Social Works, Sports, Technology, Urban Development, Urban Planning. Available Spring semester only. There is no additional fee for this internship. For full details about Internship opportunities in Buenos Aires, please click here.
+ FLORENCE, ITALY
While taking summer or semester classes at Florence University of the Arts, ASA students have the option of completing a 3-credit Internship or Experiential Learning Project (ELP), the cost of which is included with your ASA program fees! Both an Internship and ELP give students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience at a company, organization, or one of the many departments and outside partnerships of Florence University of the Arts. The main difference between the two is that an Internship generally takes place at outside companies or organizations and usually have an Italian language requirement from Low Intermediate to Advanced, depending on the placement. The vast majority of ELPs do not have an Italian language requirement and, therefore, are open to all applicants. Opportunities are available in a wide variety of fields such as Business, Communications, Marketing, Culinary Arts, Fashion, Journalism, Athletics, Tourism, Hospitality and Event Planning. As this internship is credit-bearing, you will be required to write periodic reports throughout the term. For additional details, as well as a list of available placements, please click here.
+ LONDON, ENGLAND
ASA, in partnership with London South Bank University (LSBU), offers credit-bearing internships in London during our summer, semester, and academic year programs. The summer internship program is 6-weeks, while the semester and academic year programs will be completed during the chosen term’s program dates. Students interning in London are required to obtain a Tier 4 Student Visa prior to departure. As internship placements in London can be competitive, LSBU asks students to give 3 areas of interest before they begin work to place you in a position. Placements are available in: Business, Finance, Politics, Communications, Media, Fashion, Psychology, Interior Design, Publishing, Graphic Design, Museum and Gallery Curation, and Theatre. If you don’t see your area of interest listed here, please check with us, as new internships become available on a regular basis. For further details about our internship opportunities in London, please click here.
+ SEVILLA, SPAIN
Students attending the ASA Sevilla semester or academic year program have the option of completing a customized internship while attending classes. The internship may be credit-bearing (3 credits), depending on which university in Sevilla you attend. While a basic knowledge of Spanish is preferred, you need not be fluent in Spanish! There are internships available for all levels of Spanish, although the more Spanish you know, the greater the variety of opportunities that will be available to you. Customized internships are available in fields such as Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Human Resources, Psychology, Education, Entrepreneurship, Media and Communications. If you do not see your area of interest listed here, please be sure to check with us! Our Internship Coordinator has many connections in Sevilla and is always happy to look for placements in new areas. For complete details about internships in Sevilla, please click here.
+ SORRENTO, ITALY
Students may complete a credit bearing internship in tandem with their coursework for an additional fee of $400. Students may earn anywhere from 3 to 6 credits for an internship. While it is helpful to know some Italian, as this will open up more opportunities for you, it is not required to know Italian in order to intern. Past students have been placed in fields such as Marketing, Business, Tourism, Hospitality, Management, Event Planning, Art, Architecture, Education, Media, Communication and Health Sciences. For further details about available placements in Sorrento, please click here.