• Application and Agreement Form
The last day to register for an internship/practicum is listed in the schedule of classes (MTSU Dynamic Schedule).
This class is graded as Pass/Fail. You must complete ALL the requirements and assignments as specified and by the deadlines to receive a passing grade. Missing any requirements or assignments will result in a failing grade.
For information about internships or practicum experiences, whether you are a student or media firm, contact:
Dr. Greg Pitts, Director of the School of Journalism
Middle Tennessee State University
P.O. Box 64
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Information from the U.S. Department of Labor concerning unpaid internships:
Fact Sheet #71: Internship Programs Under The Fair Labor Standards Act
Is your internship in compliance with the law? This humor video is factually accurate:
March 11, 2017
March 7, 2017
Market development intern, paid.
Summer internships: PR, journalism, politics or business or healthcare communications.
March 4, 2017
5-20 hours a week, starting May.
Three internships: sports copy editor, design/pagination, website/content management.
Spring, summer, fall internships in arts, marketing and community engagement.
February 22, 2017
Summer internships, some paid. Aloompa is the leading provider of mobile technologies to live events around the world, including Ultra Music Festival, Coachella, Outside Lands, X Games, and more.
Information: Aloompa internships
February 12, 2017
February 6, 2017
Paid summer internship in corporate communications.
January 30, 2017
January 27, 2017
January 23, 2017
January 20, 2017
January 13, 2017
The Television Academy Foundation’s Internship Program provides over 50 internships to college students nationwide. The program gives both undergraduate and graduate students in-depth exposure to professional television production during an eight-week, paid summer period in Los Angeles.
December 22, 2016
December 2, 2016
November 30, 2016
PR, digital media.
Information: Search Atlanta for 2017 Summer Intern program: http://www.porternovelli.com/about/careers/
November 21, 2016
Marketing and social media intern.
November 17, 2016
International Radio and Television Society Foundation summer fellowships.
Information: IRTS summer fellowship
November 11, 2016
Marketing internship spring semester.
November 7, 2016
Public Relations/Marketing and Social Media internship.
November 4, 2016
Social media internship.
October 29, 2016
October 21, 2016
Administrative support, full time.
October 17, 2016
Spring 2017, full-time paid, PR, journalism, politics, healthcare communications.
September 9, 2016
September 1, 2016
Summer 2017 internships.
Write blog entries about Titans.
Year-round: Ongoing Internships
The Southeast AIDS Education & Training Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is seeking an intern to assist in media production.
Editorial and marketing internships.
Journal Communications Inc.
Editorial/Journalism, Social Media/Content Marketing, Video Editing, and Design Internships
available year-round with flexible start and end dates.
Journal Communications Inc interns gain exposure to and experience with the many aspects of print and online magazine publishing and content promotion. Don't expect coffee runs or other random grunt work. You'll leave here with an enhanced knowledge base and tangible work to show for it. That, and you might make your small-screen debut in a company video or two!
Students primarily considered for internships with JCI are those majoring in communications fields, including journalism, public relations, graphic design and advertising. Consideration also is given to select applicants with strong writing skills in other relevant fields of study. For further information and to apply, visit jnlcom.com.
Gannett Design Studio
From the submitter: "The Gannett Design Studio in Nashville serves 12 papers in the Southeastern market, and we are currently looking for spring and summer design interns. It’s a great opportunity for anyone interested in learning more about print publication design, information design and graphics, and copy editing. Our interns are paid, and we offer flexible hours so that students could work up to 40 hours a week, should they wish to. Internships run 10 weeks with the potential for an extension."<
To apply: Design Studio Nashville
Advertising, marketing, public relations, video production, computer science, and graphic design internships.
Legacy Consulting, PR & Events
These source lists are updated weekly, so keep checking:
MEOjobs is a non-commercial site that aggregates career opportunities in media, communications and the arts:
MEO Jobs Summer Internships
80 Journalism Internships and Fellowships
A list compiled by the Poynter Institute: Journalism Internships
Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism (Internship Opportunities Source)
University of California at Berkeley
J-JOBS is a free service to the journalism community by the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley. Sorry, J-JOBS is not available by subscription. It can be accessed at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism:
EXL Service Learning Opportunities to Enhance Student Engagement
The EXL Scholars Program has developed partnerships with area nonprofit organizations and compiled a convenient method for locating appropriate experiential and service learning opportunities for EXL participants.
This innovative database can be viewed in various ways, is very easy to use, and offers a direct way to connect students and faculty members to community partners. For questions or password access please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 615-494-7849.
Top programs in advertising, PR, media and journalism:
An internship/employer matching service: