A Northwestern agricultural business major at his internship.

Business and economics internships

An important part of your business learning will be hands-on experience in an internship. Northwestern’s Compass Center for Career & Calling will help you prepare for and find an internship that matches your business interests and talent. Whether you stay close to campus or venture elsewhere, the experience will build your resume, increase your professional network, and maybe even lead to landing your first job. Recent internships:

  • Asociacion Para El Desarrollo Intergral | Sincelejo, Colombia
  • Cain Ellsworth & Company, LLP | Sheldon, IA
  • Principal Financial Group | Des Moines
  • Trans Ova Genetics | Sioux Center, IA
  • Pella Corporation | Sioux Center, IA
  • Northwestern Bank | Orange City
  • Access Sport | London, England
  • Wells Fargo | Sioux Falls, SD
  • Ernst & Young | Minneapolis
  • New York Life | Sioux City, IA
  • Metech Recycling | Denver
  • Mutual of Omaha | Omaha

Chicago Semester

As a business or economics student, you can spend a semester in the Windy City. Students’ internships have included placements at:

  • The Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
  • Magnificent Mile Association
  • WNBA’s Chicago Sky
  • Integrys Energy Group
  • MainStreet Advisors
  • Bank of America

In addition to working in a big-city business, you’ll also take classes on Christian social values and urban culture.  Contact global education