Portland State University takes advantage of its excellent position in the local community by combining academic integrity with experiential learning. Many of our academic programs encourage a high degree of interaction and involvement between students and the community through internships and other experiential learning opportunities within local companies and organizations.
Portland State University offers more the 120 academic majors, minors and concentrations. A wide range of programs and majors are found within our Schools and Colleges.
Learn more about Internships
The University Career Center's Internship Coordinator, Marisa Miller, provides internship guidance and resources for creating a mutually-beneficial internship experience. Marisa offers one-on-one appointments for employers to discuss:
- Best Practices
- Compensation Requirements
- Information about Academic Credit
- Tips for what to include in your Internship Posting
With questions that do not require an in-depth conversation, please email Marisa Miller, or explore our Internship Guide. If you have reviewed our resources and meet our guidelines, please post your internship via Handshake.