By: Nala Mayberry

What is an internship?

Internships are on the job training. It gives you the work experience you need to make sure you want that job, or to gain knowledge and skills in that field. The primary focus is to use what you learned in school and apply it to the real world. Many college students are required to complete an internship in order to gain relevant experience in a particular career field.


Internships are a great opportunity for you to better your skills and knowledge in that field. It gives you a better understanding about what you would do and it's a hands on experience. When you begin looking for a job, they like to hire the more experienced people rather than the non-experienced. So get an internship to get experience.