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Internships in Communication

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Experience is a vital part of preparing students to jump immediately into their careers after graduation. Through internships, Communication students at St. Ambrose not only acquire hands-on, marketable experience, they learn from professionals and network with colleagues in their field while still in college.

  • Journalism students have interned at virtually every television and radio station and newspaper in the area, including the NBC, ABC, CBS and FOX affiliates, Quad-City Times, The Dispatch, and The Rock Island Argus. These professional experiences have a direct influence on employment after graduation.
  • Public Relations and Strategic Communication majors have interned with Quad City Mallards hockey team, Genesis Medical Center, The District of Rock Island, Quad-City Times, Quad City River Bandits baseball team, and several advertising and public relations agencies.
  • Radio and Television majors have interned with local NBC, CBS, ABC, and FOX affiliates, and with many area radio stations. Students have also had opportunities around the country including internships at NBC News, ABC News, and ABC Sports Radio in New York City.