CHECKLIST to help you do a credited internship

  • Start planning to do an internship the semester before you want to begin the internship

  • Make an appointment with the Internship Coordinator in the Office of Career Services (718) 631-6297. Registration on Optimal Resume is required prior to your appointment.
  • Meet with the Faculty Coordinator of the Cooperative Education Class in the department of your major and register for the Cooperative Education class during registration the semester before you want to begin the internship. Access a list of coordinators

  • Read the Online Internship Manual on the QCC Career Services site

  • Create a strong resume on Optimal Resume at:

    Walk-in Hours for Resume Review
    (Please bring your printed resume to the Library Building, Room 429.)
    Mon – 10-11:30am
    Tues – 2-3:30 pm
    Thurs – 2-3:30 pm
    Or you can ask for your resume to be reviewed online via Optimal Resume
  • Come to the Fall Queensborough Community College Internship Forum in November

  • Research:

    • Queensborough Email notices sent to you
    • Search our website
    • Your own research
    • If you know someone in a business, which you’re interested in doing an internship in, ask them if you can do an internship with them. (Print out opportunities to keep track of what you are applying for.)
  • Apply for the internship according to the instructions in the Internship listing

  • Keep a log or notes of where you are in the process of applying for each internship opportunity, so that you know what to do next with whom you’ve spoken and when

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.