Center for Asian American Studies
Center for Asian American Studies

Asian American Studies Community Internship Program

Earn course credit while getting real world work experience!

Through the Community Internship Program students will integrate knowledge of Asian American Studies with experiences gained in real world work settings. Students will have the opportunity for academic and professional growth by engaging in work experiences fostering communication, interpersonal, and analytical skills.

To earn course credit for the internship undergraduate students must be eligible and meet the following requirements:


  1. Internships are open to all undergraduate students.
  2. Students need a minimum GPA of 2.25 to participate.*
  3. Students should have earned at least 30+ credit hours to participate.*


  1. Students will complete 120-160 work hours during the semester (10-15 hrs/week).*
  2. Students need to have academic deliverables (paper, portfolio, weekly journal).*
  3. Students must have taken or currently be taking an Asian American Studies course.

    *College of Liberal Arts requirements.

Download CAAS Student Internship Guidelines (pdf) to learn more about the program. If interested in the program, email to meet and register for AAS 378 Community Internship.