» Summit Internship Program

The Summit Internship Program consists of two components, the Summit Career Institute and the Summit Internship, which aim to prepare undergraduate and graduate students with a professional and career-focused foundation to make them better prepared and competitive in a rapidly evolving job and internship market. Through the Summit Internship Program, students will gain the knowledge and training needed to succeed in their professional endeavors and lifelong career development.

Summit Career Institute

Summit Career Institute

The Summit Career Institute is an 8-week program with the mission to engage students in a process of active learning through the development of business and leadership skills. The students receive a certificate of completion at the end of the program.

The 8-week Summit Career Institute program includes professional presentations on topics such as:

  • Effective Professional Communication
  • Business Etiquette Training (Dress and Dining)
  • Time Management
  • Internship Responsibilities and Opportunities
  • Developing Short- and Long-Term Goals for Future Success

Summit Internship

Summit Internship

The Summit Internship component of the program consists of high-quality, paid internship opportunities that are available to Chapman University students who have earned a Summit Career Institute certificate. Students apply to the Summit Internships via Chapman University’s Career Development Center. Candidates are then pre-screened and sent to our Summit Internship Partners to be considered for an internship opportunity.