Internships and Work-based Learning

Calling all employers!

Are you looking for an intern, apprentice or other work-based learning experience with one of our students?

Seeking an Intern

 

Internships

professionally attired interns

During a semester, students practice and expand skills while receiving professional development to enhance their employability.

Faculty partner with approved employer sites that are committed to developing SCC students for 80, 160 or 240 hours to complete student learning objectives/goals. Internships can take many forms: part-time, full-time, paid, unpaid, remote, on-site, etc.

Internships Forms and Downloads

 

Apprenticeships

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A mix of on-the-job learning and classroom learning under a certified expert. SCC students learn a valuable, specific, skill, craft, trade or profession while actually working and earning pay. Local experts assist and lead SCC students completing the industry recognized credentials or college credits. 450-2,000 hours can be Registered or Industry Recognized Apprenticeship.

All apprenticeships are administered by the Apprenticeship Office at the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES). Please contact their office at: Apprenticeship Office -  Resources

 

Research

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SCC students work side-by-side with faculty on a project observing, collecting or recording evidence in the field or classroom lab. Research opportunities are arranged through specific courses working with faculty to creatively develop solutions to questions or challenges. Project based opportunities vary and may be done between academic semesters.