Eligibility Requirements

Millersville University undergraduate students must meet the following minimum criteria for participating in a credit-bearing internship:

  1. Be enrolled in a degree program at Millersville University (MU); declared a major and/or minor.
  2. Transfer and second degree students must successfully complete 12 credits at MU.
  3. New first-time, undergraduate students must successfully complete at least 24 credits at MU.
  4. A minimum CGPA and major/minor GPA of at least 2.0 is required (departments may stipulate higher CGPA/major/minor GPA requirements).
  5. Departments may have additional credit or course prerequisites.
  6. Have approval from the appropriate academic department to participate. 
  7. All credit-bearing internship assignments must be approved by the appropriate College/School dean.

In 2019-2020, 94% of employer supervisors indicated they would consider hiring their Millersville student intern full-time if the opportunity arose. 

Develop essential workplace skills by participating in a credit-bearing internship! Get started by having a conversation with your department internship coordinator about how internship credits will fit into your academic program.

Then log into Handshake with your Millersville credentials and select Career Center - Experiences - Request an Experience - Step 1: Major/Minor Department Approval of Request.