U.S. News & World Report names U of M in Top Ten for Student Internships
At the U of M, 52 percent of students held internships prior to getting their undergraduate
degrees. This compares to a national average of 36.9 percent. Click here to read the whole story.
“The University of Memphis has long recognized the value of internships to a student’s
education,” said Dr. Shirley Raines, president of the University. “Internships give
students a good look at what their careers may be like after college, and research
shows that students with internships on their resumes have higher job placements.
Our increased emphasis on internships has resulted in the U of M being ranked as one
of the top 10 universities for internships in the country."