Business and economics internships

An important part of your business learning will be hands-on experience in an internship. Northwestern’s Career Development Center will help you prepare for and find an internship that matches your business interests and talent. Whether you stay close to campus or venture elsewhere, the experience will build your resume, increase your professional network, and maybe even lead to landing your first job.

Business and economics students have interned at:

  • Asociacion Para El Desarrollo Intergral, Sincelejo, Colombia
  • Cain Ellsworth & Company, LLP, Sheldon, IA
  • Lamfers & Maas LLP, Sioux Falls, SD
  • Trans Ova Genetics, Sioux Center, IA
  • Pella Corporation, Sioux Center, IA
  • Northwestern Bank, Orange City
  • Wells Fargo, Sioux Falls, SD
  • Ernst & Young, Minneapolis
  • New York Life, Sioux City, IA
  • Metech Recycling, Denver
  • Mutual of Omaha, NE

Chicago Semester

As a business or economics student, you can spend a semester in the Windy City. In addition to working in a big-city business, you’ll also take classes on Christian social values and urban culture. Participants’ internships have included placements at:

  • Greater North Michigan Avenue Association
  • Field Museum of Natural History
  • WNBA’s Chicago Sky
  • Integrys Energy Group
  • MainStreet Advisors
  • Bank of America