Simmons College of Kentucky offers juniors and seniors the opportunity to earn academic credit by combining significant work experience with academic study in the form of an internship. Such opportunities recognize the value of work experience and critical reflection as important for learning. The advantages of an academic internship include: 
  • Career-related employment that complements current academic studies
  • An opportunity to investigate a career field of interest
  • Valuable work experience
  • A professional network and possible mentors
  • Academic credits supervised and graded by a Simmons faculty member