The words "internships" written on a chalkboard.

LBCC Internship Program is designed to help students gain work experience in their field of study. LBCC internships are located off-campus and the benefits include: 

  • Hours: a maximum of 20 hours per week  
  • Duration: up to 12 weeks
  • Compensation: $18.00/hour 

LBCC Internship Program Application for Spring 2024 is Closed!

*The internship program is offered during the Spring and Fall Semester.

LBCC Internship Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Must have the legal right to work in the US
  • Must be an active LBCC student
  • Can be credit or non-credit student
    • If you are a credit student, you must:
      • Be enrolled in 6 or more units
      • Have completed 6 units in your area of study

Internship Information Session & Resume Workshop Schedule

Internship Spring 2024 Workshop Flyer

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How Can Internships Help with Career Development?

Internships are valuable opportunities for students to gain hands-on experience in various fields of interest by working for an employer or organization. Through this experience, the student will gain practical job skills that can benefit the student in several ways. 

  • An internship provides a student with an opportunity to learn more about a particular field of study. 
  • Internships can help a student apply academic knowledge to real-life situations. 
  • Internships may give students exposure to the latest technological advances in study. 
  • Internships allow students an opportunity to develop networking relationships that may lead to future employment. 
  • Internships help build a student’s resume by providing valuable experience in their area of interest. 
  • Internship experience could lead to a higher salary in future employment positions. 

Can I also work a Federal Work-Study position? 

No, you may not do both at the same time. 

How many hours can I work? 

Students can work up to 20 hours a week. 

How much will I get paid? 

Students will make $18/hr.