FIN4053: Internship I in Economics/Finance
Prerequisites: Permission of the Instructor, Department Head and Dean; Junior Standing; minimum 2.5 overall GPA. Additional prerequisites for 3000 and 4000 level courses are listed in the College of Business section of this catalog.
A supervised, practical experience providing undergraduate ECON/FIN majors with a hands-on, professional experience in a position relating to an area of career interest. The student will work in a local cooperating business establishment under the supervision of a member of management of that firm. A College of Business faculty member will observe and consult with the students and the management of the cooperating firm periodically during the period of the internship. Students will be required to make a classroom presentation, maintain an internship log, and prepare a final term paper.
Note: Only three hours of internship may be used to satisfy the curriculum requirements for economics and finance electives. Additional hours may be used to satisfy the curriculum requirements for general electives.