Internship Corner – Competencies Internship Sites Seek

When it comes to selecting students for internships and co-ops, employers have a set of 5 competencies that are “must haves,” according to NACE’s 2017 Internship & Co-op Survey. These include information processing, teamwork, planning/prioritizing, decision making/problem solving, and verbal communication.
Source: 2017 Internship & Co-op Survey, National Association of Colleges and Employers

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall