1,189 internships or co-ops by 984 individuals in over 600 organizations were reported to Career Services by the student, the employer, or academic department. This does not reflect interns who worked solely with a faculty member or academic department. Although Career Services has expanded outreach efforts, there are likely UNL students who participated in internships that are not recorded in this report.
|Internships by College|
|251||Ag. Sciences & Natural Resources|
|143||Arts & Sciences|
|38||Education & Human Sciences|
|17||Fine & Performing Arts|
|54||Journalism & Mass Communications|
|40||Public Affairs & Community Service|
|Employers Hiring the Most Interns|
|University of Nebraska-Lincoln|
|Nebraska Department of Economic Development|
|Nebraska Department of Natural Resources|
|Omaha Public Power District|
|Lied Center for Performing Arts|
|Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services|
|Nebraska Attorney General's Office|
|University of Nebraska Foundation|
|Top Locations for Internships|
|Kansas City MO|
|Grand Island NE|
Of the 456 internships or co-ops reporting a wage, the average was $13.96 hour ($13.51 undergraduate, $16.94 graduate). The lowest reported wage was $7.25/hour and the highest was $49.50/hour.
Career Services does not always receive information regarding whether Academic Credit was pursued in conjunction with an internship. However, 258 internships were reported as being for academic credit for a total of 644 credit hours. Colleges and departments differ in their practices regarding academic credit. Some students pursue credit outside of their department or College.