Careers & Internships in the Humanities

Careers

Humanities courses prepare students for any field requiring critical thinking, careful reading, analysis and synthesis. A baccalaureate major or minor in Humanities or Philosophy provides a strong foundation for careers in law, education, business, economics, engineering, history, and the arts in general.
 

Internships

Earn credit towards your degree AND gain experience for your resume.

Intern at the:

  • Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Garden
  • Orlando Weekly
  • Orlando Museum of Art
  • Coalition for the Homeless
  • Girl Scouts of Citrus Council
  • Heart of Florida United Way
  • Garden Theatre
  • Valencia College Osceola Campus Arts Department
For more information, email Professor Zufari - azufari1@valenciacollege.edu and log onto Internship Office

Prefix: HUM2941

Title: Intern Explor in Humanities

Credit Hours: 1

Description:
INTERNSHIP EXPLORATION IN HUMANITIES Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of all mandated courses in Reading, Mathematics, English, and English for Academic Purposes; a minimum 2.0 institutional or overall GPA; and 12 credits including 6 credits in Humanities, three of which must be a Gordon Rule writing course; and Internship Office approval. The Program Director/Program Chair/Program Coordinator or Internship Placement Office has the discretion to provide override approval as it relates to the waiver of required program/discipline-related courses.
This course is a planned work-based experience that provides students with supervised career exploration activities and/ or practical experiences. Each earned credit of internship requires a minimum of 80 clock hours of work. Multiple credit course. May be repeated for credit, but grade forgiveness cannot be applied. (Internship Fee: $10.00)

Prefix: HUM2941

Title: Intern Explor in Humanities

Credit Hours: 2

Description:
INTERNSHIP EXPLORATION IN HUMANITIES Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of all mandated courses in Reading, Mathematics, English, and English for Academic Purposes; a minimum 2.0 institutional or overall GPA; and 12 credits including 6 credits in Humanities, three of which must be a Gordon Rule writing course; and Internship Office approval. The Program Director/Program Chair/Program Coordinator or Internship Placement Office has the discretionto provide override approval as it relates to the waiver of required program/discipline-related courses.
This course is a planned work-based experience that provides students with supervised career exploration activities and/ or practical experiences. Each earned credit of internship requires a minimum of 80 clock hours of work. Multiple credit course. May be repeated for credit, but grade forgiveness cannot be applied. (Internship Fee: $10.00)