You receive $3,000 to pursue your interests with an internship
At Conn, career planning is embedded in your entire four-year experience. You’ll have an advising team, including a faculty member, a career adviser, a fellow student and a staff member, who will guide you from your first year throughout your time here.
Our nationally recognized program gets results. A year after graduating, on average, 95 percent of our alumni are employed or in graduate school.
While staying engaged locally or globally and completing an internship, you’ll take everything you’ve learned in class and put it to work. We offer Conn students up to $3,000 in funding, so you have the freedom to choose the internship that’s right for you.
We’re one of only a few colleges in the country offering funding to all students to pursue an internship. Each year, almost 80 percent of students participate in Conn’s internship program, working in nearly every field and all across the world. Check out some recent internships.
At Conn, you’ll develop the career and networking skills you’ll need for a 21st-century career, and you'll have access to our vast alumni network—an exclusive community 27,000 members strong. These successful alumni will offer insights on everything from connecting your academic experiences with careers to landing the right job.
As a graduate of Conn, you join this network of innovators and leaders across disciplines and around the globe. Recent graduates have gone on to jobs with Amazon, Bloomberg, J.P. Morgan Chase, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Walt Disney Studios and many more organizations. About half of our graduates also go on to earn advanced degrees within 10 years of graduation.
Connecticut College alumni are putting the world together in new ways. Go behind the scenes with Conn’s most accomplished innovators in our Distinguished Alumni Video Series, and join the alumni network to stay connected.