Walker EDGE Internships

The Walker EDGE Office provides students the opportunity to gain practical professional experience through Local and Global internships. In order to gain access to Walker EDGE developed internships, students are required to first complete professional development work designed to support and empower a successful internship search. Upon completion of this professional development work, students benefit from access to exclusive internship opportunities and the chance to interact with potential employers and corporate connections.

Participating in a local or global internship may also allow for academic credit. For more information on applying for internship credit, visit the Walker School's Internships for Credit page.  

Local Internships

Participating in a local internship allows students to gain practical experience and make valuable connections.  The Walker EDGE staff has partnered with many companies in the St. Louis area to develop internship opportunities.

Students gain exclusive access to apply for these internship opportunities after completing one or more of the following:

Benefits:

Participants in a Walker EDGE Local Internship will gain:

  • Connections to Webster Corporate and Walker EDGE Partners 
  • Valuable professional experience, essential in today's job market
  • Better understanding of corporate and business culture
  • Opportunity to build professional skills and industry knowledge
  • Opportunity to build professional contacts
  • A competitive EDGE in future career endeavors

Dates:

The majority of local internship opportunities take place during the summer.

Need more information?  Visit our FAQ page.


 

Global Internships

Participating in a global internship allows students to gain practical experience and make valuable connections.  The Walker EDGE Office has partnered with many companies globally to develop internship opportunities.

Students gain exclusive access to apply for these internship opportunities after completing one or more of the following:

as well as the following program requirements and activities:

  1. Completion of a Global Internship Application and Agreement to Participate
  2. Curriculum vitae and cover letter submitted in correct format and language of desired country
  3. Interview with Walker EDGE staff
  4. Interview with potential employer

Benefits:

Participants in a Walker EDGE Global Internship will gain:

  • Connections to Webster Corporate and Walker EDGE Partners
  • Professional work experience abroad
  • Better understanding of different cultures
  • Broader perspective of the global market
  • Establishment of key resources and contacts
  • Transformative impact on personal and professional development
  • A competitive EDGE in future career endeavors

Dates:

All global internship opportunities take place during the summer.

Visit our Global Internship page for additional information.