Internships

NOTE: Criminology internships are open only to Criminology majors.

CRIM 180/181/182 General Requirements

Completion of the Criminology Student Online Advising is mandatory in order to register in the Internship courses. The online advising can be accessed by logging into Blackboard.

We strongly recommend that you attend one of the Pre-Internship orientation dates. This is a great opportunity to take notes and have any questions answered about the Criminology Internship course. See dates below.

 Pre-Internship Orientation dates:

Date Time Location
Thursday, May 4, 2017 5:00-7:00 pm Science BLDG 143
Monday, May 8, 2017 5:00-7:00 pm McLane 121
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 5:00-7:00 pm Science BLDG 143
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 5:00-7:00 pm McLane 121

 

The following courses are pre-requisite courses for the internship classes:

CRIM 2, CRIM 20, CRIM 102, CRIM 112

All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

CRIM 102 and CRIM 112 may be taken concurrently in the same semester as the internship course.

Meeting Topics

1: Placement and Discussion of Job Descriptions and Applications

2: Applications and Behavioral Expectations

3: Oral Boards

4: Background Investigations

5: Psychological Testing

6: Final class meeting-all required material must be turned in 

You will have the opportunity to sign up for specific agencies during the first scheduled internship meeting, (footnoted in the Schedule of Courses) unless you have already been accepted by an agency on your own efforts. If you find an internship on your own, all internship forms must be completed.

For professional experience substitution consideration, consult your assigned internship faculty prior to or during the first internship meeting.  Professional Experience Guidelines.

Contact

For more information, please contact the Interim Internship Coordinator, Dr. Otto Schweizer.