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Requirements and Limitations

Requirements and Limitations


Undergraduate students must meet both of the university requirements: at least 57 semester hours completed and a 2.0 GPA or above and standards set by the department in which the internship is being done for. No more then 12 credits can be earned for the internship.

Graduate students must have earned at least 12 credits and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. No more than six credits can be earned for the internship.

Students will be required to submit a final project before a grade is given to them.


Student must have earned 30 credits and minimum of a 2.00 GPA.

Determining Credits

The number of credits a student can receive is dependent upon the number of hours worked; forty hours of work equals one academic credit; six credits would require 240 hours worked.

Code of Ethics

“As an IUP student, I realize that it is my responsibility to cooperate with the employer and to hold in professional confidence any information gained regarding the business of the firm, institution, or agency and to refrain from using such information in an unethical manner. It is my further responsibility to maintain high personal standards and a willingness to learn the job.”

  • Office of Internships
  • c/o Career and Professional Development Center
    Pratt Hall, Suite 302
    201 Pratt Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2235
  • Fax: 724-357-4079
  • Monday, Thursday, Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday
  • 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.