The experience gained from an internship has the potential to launch a student’s career. Many employers use the internship process as an early screening or hiring tool.
CCA's Career Development Office partners closely with industry-leading companies to provide opportunities for students to link theory with practice while earning academic credit and/or gaining valuable career experience.
Review just some of the innovative companies where our talented students have held internships.
Be sure to meet with someone from the Career Development Team early in your internship search process to set goals, prepare your résumé / cover letter, review your portfolio, and practice for your interview.
Applying for an internship should be taken as seriously as a full job search.
Career Development offers helpful guidelines that explain the necessary steps. Select the appropriate bullet point option below that best describes you:
Student seeking a first-time internship
A new-to-CCA employer seeking a student intern
An employer user of our job board at CCA Works
A Student interested in searching for an internship through our job board at CCA Works
Contact Career Development
Visit the Career Development resources area in 80 Carolina (2nd floor) on the San Francisco campus to research creative career opportunities and access key information or meet with a Peer Coach. Be sure to read the student FAQ for additional information.
You can contact the Career Development Office staff at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about our valuable services.
Post jobs & internships for the CCA community.
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San Francisco: 80 Carolina, second floor (See map)
Oakland: Center for Art and Public Life, 5275 Broadway
California College of the Arts
Attn: Career Development
1111 Eighth Street
San Francisco CA 94107-2247