International Studies - Internships



We encourage all of our majors to have at least one internship that compliments their interests in International Studies or International Business. Our students have taken internship opportunities with a variety of employers in the non-profit sector, private sector, and with local goverment. Students can earn between 1-3 credits hours for their internships, which is determined by the number of hours worked. Below are examples of recent internship placements:

Americares - Stamford, CT

Americares is an international non-profit relief and humanitarian aid organization. This semester, one of our students is working with program managers to support operations in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. 

Tauck - Norwalk, CT

Tauck operates and guides exclusive travel tours all over the world. Our students have worked in a variety of offices at Tauck. This semester, one of our majors is working with their tour management division, supporting efforts to help tour directors provide safe, quality progams for participants.

WWE - Norwalk, CT

The WWE is a global sport-entertainment company. This semester one of our students is supporting their internatioanl marketing and social media efforts in markets across the globe. 

Other recent internships

For more information about our internship program, please contact:

Jermain Griffin
Associate Director
International Studies Program
Donnarumma Hall Room 251
(203) 254-4000, ext. 2865
E-mail: jgriffin@fairfield.edu