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EOS Internship Program

General Information

Types of Internships

Geospatial Technologies; Coastal Resources and Development; Weather & Climate; Hydrology;  Engineering; Community Service; Environmental Conservation; History & Archeology; Water Quality; Planning; Economic Development; Museums & Archives; and many other possibilities.

International Internships are also possible. For more information visit https://uncw.edu/international/abroad/work.html.

Below are the requirements for Undergraduate and Graduate Internships

**An internship can be fulfilled anywhere in or out of the world as long as it is approved by UNCW.

For more information about finding and being accepted for an internship contact Dr. Elizabeth Hines  (hinese@uncw.edu) for an appointment.

Dr. Hines will have Internship Office Hours on Monday & Tuesday 10/23-24/17 from 2-5PM.  Please email hinese@uncw.edu for a 15 minute time slot.

Fall Meeting  October 19, 2017  12:00-1:00  DL 109  (flier)

Undergraduate Internship

Graduate Internship

Possible for GGY 498 and GLY 498

Requirements:

  • Junior or Senior standing, GPA 2.5 or better
  • Acceptance by an Agency
  • Approval of Advisor
  • Photo (with permission)

Catalogue GGY 498 GLY 498

Paper work

6 hours of credit possible

Grading:  Pass/Fail, students must:

  • Complete the internship satisfactorily and receive a positive evaluation from the on-site supervisor
  • Complete a minimum of 120 hours for 3 credits
  • Write a professional report about the agency, what they do, what you did, what the experience added to your professional development, and include samples of deliverables
  • Give a short presentation in the internship recruiting meeting TBA

Requirements

Catalogue GEO 598

Paper work

6 hours of credit possible

Grading:  Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory, students must:

  • Complete the internship satisfactorily and receive a positive evaluation from your on-site supervisor
  • Complete a minimum of 120 hours for 3 credits
  • Write a professional report about the agency, what they do, what you did, what the experience added to your professional development, and include samples of deliverables
  • Give a presentation on all of the above to the EOS Department in an internship special session TBA