"I gained a thorough understanding of how scientific concepts are applied in an industrial setting. Following the internship, I was offered a full-time position with the company."

Lalitha Ananthan, Applied Biotechnology

Young business professional discussing with an intern.


A key feature of the PSM degree program.



  • Internships provide specialized work experience and the opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom toward real-life situations.
  • Internships are an excellent resume asset when it comes time to look for a job after completing your PSM degree.
  • Internships are selected in fields and circumstances that provide the student with the most relevant work experience.
  • A standard internship provides at least 250 work hours or is 6 weeks long.
  • Internship experience empowers PSM students who are looking for a competitive edge in the job market.
  • One exception for the internship component applies to working professionals who already have that real world experience, but may seek an internship or project in another area of their company.