Internship and Career Planning Seminar (CPS)
What does this class have to offer?
The Internship and Career Planning Seminar is a zero-credit class that covers a variety of topics to ensure students are prepared, confident, and skilled in their ability to showcase themselves professionally and better understand how to navigate the world of work.
The Internship and Career Planning Seminar is instructed by Mary Santoro and is the pre-requisite requirement for registering an internship for credit through Roger Williams University.
When do I take the Internship and Career Planning Seminar?
CPS must be completed at least one semester prior to registering for an internship through the university. The Internship and Career Planning Seminar occurs every Fall, Spring, and Summer.
Students may register for the Internship and Career Planning Seminar on Roger Central (Search Term: CPS). At Roger Williams University, 17 majors require an internship for credit, and 27 allow an elective credit internship.
Talk to your faculty advisor or contact Mary Santoro for questions regarding CPS.
Does your major require an internship?
Majors: Required Internship Majors: Elective Credit Internship (optional) Accounting American Studies Arts Management (minor) Anthropology+Sociology Communication & Media Studies * Also can do Senior Thesis Capstone as requirement Applied Mathematics Creative Writing * Also can do CW-450 or CW-451 Aquaculture & Aquarium Science Cybersecurity & Networking (practicum model) Biochemistry Web Development Biology Graphic Design * Also can do DSGN:429 Citizen Designer Business Law (3 + 3) International Business Chemistry Journalism Computer Science Legal Studies (practicum model) Criminal Justice (practicum model) Legal Studies and Law (3 + 3) (practicum model) Dance/Performance Management Economics Security Assurance Studies (practicum model) English Literature Psychology (practicum model) Environmental Science Public Health (practicum model) Finance Public Relations Foreign Language Visual Arts (BFA only) Forensic Science (practicum model) History International Relations Marine Biology Marketing Mathematics Music Performing Arts Philosophy Political Science Theatre Visual Arts (B.A.) Writing (minor)
If you fall into a major that requires an internship or intend to register an internship for elective credit you must complete CPS at least one semester prior.