Gain professional experience with a remote, virtual, international internship placement! An Arcadia Abroad Virtual Global Internship provides you with international work experience and a four-credit internship course to add to your studies at you...
Gain professional experience with a remote, virtual, international internship placement! An Arcadia Abroad Virtual Global Internship provides you with international work experience and a four-credit internship course to add to your studies at your home school.
Students can choose from virtual placements in a number of cities:
Cape Town, South Africa
Placements are available in a wide range of areas. You'll work with a placement coordinator to find a match that's right for you.
During the program, you'll enjoy mentoring, networking, and reflection time with Arcadia staff and faculty in the country where you are pursuing your internship. A digital resume workshop is included to help you articulate your experience to future employers and graduate admissions officers.
A full semester placement takes place over 12 weeks, with work hours on 3 days per week (about 20 hours per week).
Single block placements during the semester are also available for approximately 7 weeks, 3 days per week.
Summer placements are 6 weeks, 3 days per week.
Through this program, you will grow your global network; meet other virtual interns from schools around the U.S.; and draw from a library of free, online excursions to help you learn more about your host community.
This program is rigorous, flexible, and fun. Placements are offered on a first-come, first-served basis, so submit your application and confirm your participation early.
WHY ARCADIA? Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.
Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participating on an Arcadia program and staying home. Arcadia scholarships are awarded to eligible applicants based on need. Approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award
Applications are received on a rolling basis.
Only students who have been accepted to a program from Arcadia Abroad will be considered for an award.