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Mentorship, Internships and Careers

We want to make sure you're prepared for life after college, and the best way to do that is through internships and other real-world learning experiences.

Career and Internship Resources

The WVU College of Creative Arts and Media offers career and internship resources based on a student's unique skills and interests. We also have a diverse and expanding group of passionate alumni and professionals who are friends and mentors, and generous benefactors who want to ensure you get the internships and professional experiences that lead to a dream career. You'll have lots of opportunities to network and meet the perfect professional mentors.

Internship Alliance

The CCAM Internship Alliance partners with organizations throughout our region to provide paid internship positions for College of Creative Arts and Media students.

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Creative Consultant and Media Mentors Program

Through a competitive application process, the Creative Consultant and Media Mentors program matches outstanding students with extraordinary professionals in the fields of art, communications, design, media, music, theatre, dance, and arts education, administration and industry.

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WVU Handshake

Handshake is more than just a job posting site—it’s a career services management tool designed just for WVU students and alumni. Search for paid student worker positions, internships and full-time employment opportunities.

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Questions about internships and mentors? Reach out to Dr. Mikylah Myers, Associate Dean of Research and Creative Activity at Mikylah.Myers@mail.wvu.edu.

Looking for guidance in preparing your resumé, cover letter, and other career development resources? Contact Danica Ryan, Director of Student Careers and Opportunities, at Danica.Ryan@mail.wvu.edu.