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Gain Experience

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No matter what your professional interests, gaining experience outside the classroom will help you to explore careers, build skills, and develop your professional network. Below are some of the Career Connections Center’s resources for creating those experiences, including how to apply for funding for research and internships. 

Undergraduate student Rachel Chen interns at the Distrcit Attorney's office

Internships for Academic Credit

Through Clark’s Academic Internship Program, you can earn academic credit for certain internships. You might intern at a nonprofit organization, government office, or for-profit business. Some internships are paid.

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Apply for Funding

Wondering how you’ll pay rent if you pursue a summer internship, research, or project? Apply for funding through Clark’s Office of Project, Internship, and Research Funding.

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Find a Job or Internship

Ready to find a job or internship? A good search strategy is essential. Use our resources to plan and expand your search.

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Work on Campus

Looking for a job on campus? Learn how to find and apply for them here.  

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Contact Information

Career Connections Center

Office Location
  • Shaich Family Alumni and Student Engagement Center (ASEC Building)
    939 Main St.
    Worcester, MA 01610
  • 1-508-793-7258
  • 1-508-793-7189 Fax
  • cservices[at]clarku[dot]edu
Drop-in Hours
  • The Career Lab offers drop-in reviews of resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles 12 – 4 pm weekdays in the Shaich Center (ASEC), room 119.