CTE Internship Opportunities

Career development activities, such as internships and volunteering, are becoming increasingly important for high school students who want to get into better colleges and find future employment, according to a study released Feb. 3, 2014, by Internships.com and the research and consulting firm Millennial Branding. And companies are finding that they, too, can benefit from such arrangements. 

 

CTE Professional Learning Experience Opportunities / Internships Now Available

The top reasons BUSINESSES cited for offering high school internships were to:

  • Support local high schools 
  • Gain new ideas 
  • Find future college interns 

The top three things that high school students are looking to get out of internships:

  1. New skills 
  2. Work experience 
  3. Mentorship / Networking 

The top qualities COMPANIES ARE LOOKING FOR when recruiting high school students are:

  • Interview performance 
  • High academic performance 
  • References