Communication Studies Department
Yokum 103, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Tel. (518) 564-2111 Fax (518) 564-2105


Communication Internship Application (CMM498)

To apply for a Professional Internship in Communication you must provide the internship committee with the following items:
   —This completed form (typed or printed clearly)
   —A professional resume on resume paper
   —A copy of your Degree Works Profile
   —A letter of intent to the internship committee (not to your preferred agency)

Note:
—Your letter of intent should include what you hope to gain from the internship experience, how the internship relates to your career, and why you believe you are qualified for the internship.
—These are professional documents. How you complete this paperwork sends a message to the committee regarding your current level of maturity/professionalism and can have an impact on the committee's decisions.

Please print this document and complete all of the following items:

Name:___________________________________________________ Date:_________________

Local Address: __________________________________________________________________

Local Phone: _______________________ Email:_______________________________________

Your Major - check all that apply:                 Reason for your application - check all that apply:
___ Audio-Radio Production                                ___ Internship pre-approval
___ Broadcast Journalism                                     ___ Internship approval for next...   (circle any/all)
___ Communication Studies                                                                               Spring   Summer   Fall
___ Digital Media Production                             Type (preferred):
___ TV-Video Production                                     ___ 3 cr          ___ 6 cr          ___ 12 cr

Your total # of credits:_____           Your Major GPA: _____       Your Overall GPA: _____

Qualifications - Complete all that apply:

___ Audio-Radio Production Internship Qualification
               (requires a final grade of B- or better in any one of the following)

                CMM428 Advanced Radio Production              Final Grade: ___
                CMM464 Digital Audio Recording Applications Final Grade: ___

___ Communication Studies Internship Qualification
               (requires a final grade of B- or better in any one of the following)

               CMM416 Rhetorical Analysis Communication     Final Grade: ___
               CMM470 Organizational Communication            Final Grade: ___

___ Broadcast Journalism Internship Qualification
               (requires a final grade of B- or better in any one of the following)

               CMM375 Television Studio Production                Final Grade: ___
               CMM458 Television Field Reporting                    Final Grade: ___

___ Digital Media Production Qualification
               (requires a final grade of B- or better in any one of the following)

               CMM424 Digital Animation Production                Final Grade: ___
               CMM434 Advanced Web Design:                       Final Grade: ___

___ TV-Video Production Internship Qualification
               (requires a final grade of B- or better in any one of the following)

               CMM375 Television Studio Production                 Final Grade: ___
               CMM400 Producing the Documentary                  Final Grade: ___
               CMM429 Television Field Acting & Production    Final Grade: ___

What would you like to do for your internship:

     ________________________________________________________

Where would you like to intern (name & location of agency)?

     1st choice: _______________________________________________
     2nd choice:_______________________________________________
     3rd choice:_______________________________________________

List the names of two Communication Faculty who you've asked to support
your internship request (and have them sign where indicated below):

     Faculty #1 Name: _________________________________________
                 Signature: _________________________________________

     Faculty #2 Name: _________________________________________
                 Signature: _________________________________________

 

To complete the application process, please sign below and include the items
listed on the top of this application form. Drop off completed items to the
Communication Studies Department Secretary in Yokum 103.
   

Your Signature: _____________________________________________
                                               

Last updated 1/14