Steps to Getting an Internship

Decide the time frame for your internship
School Year
How many internships do you need for your major?
Research Industries
Placement conference with Career Services or Internship Director
Resume | Cover Letter
LinkedIn | Networks
Devote some time to Search Engines
Develop Your List
Customize Letters
Send materials out (resume, cover letter, portfolio)
Create Excel Tracking Sheet
Follow-Up (3-4 times)
Prepare for interviews: Face-to-face and virtual (Skype & Phone)
Research On-Line Tips
Mock Interview
Dress for success
Thank you notes
Follow-up Process
3-4 times by phone or e-mail
Use network/references
Getting the Offer
Work out details
Rejoice and Prepare!