Types of Internships

Types of Internships

Massasoit Community College offers students credit-bearing and non-credit internship opportunities. 

Credit-bearing internships:

  • Provide 3 college credits to students who successfully complete the internship
  • Require 135 hours of on-site work and 15 hours of class time over the course of one semester
  • Require an average of 9 hours of work per week and one hour of class time per week over the course of one semester

Non-credit internships:

  • Require 64 hours of on-site work over the course of one semester
  • Require the completion of a bi-weekly seminar course
  • Appear on students’ transcripts as non-credit experiences

Please consult Paul Key, Associate Director of Corporate & Community Engagement, about the type of internship opportunity that is best for your organization.  508-588-9100 x1312.