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College of Business :: Career Services Mission

Quest for Success

Whether you’re a current student or an alumnus, we’ll stand by your side. At Career Services, we help you strive for greatness and achieve your career goals through partnering with outside companies and industry leaders. Our office works with the College of Business, Career Development and student organizations. Together we’ll help you optimize internships, jobs, and career opportunities through careful planning, career-building workshops, and real-world experience.

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College of Business :: Career Services Primary Goals

How Career Services benefits you

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College of Business :: Career Services Distinction in Professional Development

learn how to market yourself

Build your career readiness through the Distinction in Professional Development. Our interactive program equips you with the skills needed to excel within the workforce. You’ll participate in workshops on creating resumes, succeeding in interviews and networking. Our gold and silver level distinctions boost your portfolio and open doors to local and regional employers.

Learn How to:

  • Deliver an effective speech or presentation
  • Create a professional resume and cover letter
  • Conduct a professional interview
  • Develop diversity and global awareness through high-impact practices
  • Properly network with businesses
  • Give an elevator pitch
  • Utilize social media for job searching activities
  • Learn how to conduct the perfect job search
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College of Business :: Career Services Internship Program

Intern your way to success

Apply your classroom knowledge in the corporate world. As a College of Business student, you’ll have access to a wide range of internship programs. Internships provide the foundation employers often look for. At Career Services, we’ll help you conquer this milestone and achieve your professional goals. We want to recognize and reward your success. You’ll receive official university recognition on your academic transcript for credit and non-credit internships. Discover the internships available now!

College of Business Internship Policy

To qualify for an internship, you must:

  • Be accepted in College of Business
  • Be in good standing at A&M-Commerce and in good standing in the College of Business
  • Have completed a minimum of 12 semester credit hours at A&M-Commerce
  • Be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours (excluding summer term)
  • Secure an internship with a minimum of 140 work hours during the fall/spring semesters or 96 work hours during the summer.
  • Complete all necessary steps and forms within stated deadlines.
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Finding an Internship

Fill out the internship application to:

  1. Schedule consultation with the career services coordinator
  2. Have your resume reviewed by the career services coordinator via Handshake

Our Career Services coordinator will help you find an internship if you do not already have one lined up.

Approval for an Internship

  1. Complete the Internship Request form. Page 3 must be completed thoroughly if you wish for your place of work to be considered as an internship site.
  2. An Internship Agreement must be signed by the student, internship site supervisor and career services coordinator before approval. To be eligible for course credit, the Internship Agreement form must be signed and turned in to Career Services by the last day to add classes.

Once Internship Starts

After approval, you’ll report to the site supervisor. If receiving course credit, be sure to turn in assignments to our Career Service Coordinator to receive grades.

During the Internship:

  1. Weekly Journals are due every 3 weeks.
  2. Record hours worked in Timesheets. For fall/spring internships, you must work at least 140 hours over a minimum of 3 months. For summer internships, you must work at least 96 hours over a minimum of 5 weeks.
  3. Completion of a mid-term and final evaluation by your internship supervisor with a rating that meets expectations (if expectations are not met at mid-term, improvements must be documented by the final evaluation).
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College of Business :: Career Services Internship Success

Our students

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College of Business :: Career Services Employers and DPD Form Links

Partner with us

Are you looking for well-qualified students to join your company? Are you ready to mentor the next generation of business leaders? Are you a current business or employer? The College of Business invites you to partner with our Career Services program. By partnering with us, you’ll receive the best and brightest students from A&M-Commerce. Our Career Services team will assist with all phases of your recruiting needs. Discover how our partnership program can boost your company.

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College of Business :: Career Services Companies that Hire Our Students

Companies that Hire Our Students

It’s time to start your journey. These companies are just a few of the employers who committed to helping you learn and grow. Our previous students set an example. Now it’s time for you to continue their legacy.

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