“My internship was an invaluable experience. I learned not only from the work I did, but also from the relationships I built working side-by-side with a diverse group of scientists. I came away with a new perspective on scientific research and a better understanding of the research world.”
-2011 biochemistry graduate Brianna Oelschlager interned at SRI International Center for Advanced Drug Research on a project combining the fields of entomology and protein biochemistry. In fall 2011 she joined several fellow EMU grads in medical school at Hershey Medical Center in Pennsylvania.
To learn more about your STEM-related career and gain valuable experience while pursuing your undergraduate degree, explore doing an internship.
Internships challenge you to:
- develop new skills
- gain experience working in STEM-related fields
- collaborate in a team
- build relationships with potential employers
- learn more about what you want to do with your STEM career
Complete the online Student Internship Interest Form to start the process of working with the Bridges Internship Coordinator.
You can work with EMU’s Career Services to prepare you for this experience.
Please also refer to the EMU STEM Internship Checklist (PDF).