West Liberty University defines an internship as any short-term, faculty-led, supervised work experience specifically related to a student’s declared major, for which a student earns academic credits.  By providing internship opportunities to our students employers:

  • Aid in the professional development of West Virginia and the tri-state area’s future employees
  • Directly impact an intern’s career goals and educational progress
  • An intern can provide you with creative, diverse ideas and fresh perspectives
  • Strengthen the bond between education and industry
  • Helps to identify potential future hires
  • Fulfill a civic and professional responsibility by providing students with real work experience
  • Build relationships with local colleges/universities