About

Jen Wenzlick, 2015-16 Hagerman Student Scholar, Skypoint Ventures Intern

An internship provides an opportunity to engage in an activity of experiential learning using the knowledge acquired in the classroom and putting it to practical use within the professional setting. Internship opportunity will provide hands on experience allowing students to practice activities in their profession, as well as identify future career opportunities.

Benefits of pursuing an internship: 
  • Earn college credit while learning new skills and experiences 
  • Identify and research potential career paths with those people actually working in those positions
  • Gain work experience and skills that can build and strengthen your resume
  • Increase chances of being hired by sponsored company increasing chances of advancement and growth opportunities
  • Network with professionals in your field that can serve as references
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Questions?

Contact Antonio Riggs, Student Service Coordinator
P: 810-237-6680
E: anriggs@umflint.edu

 

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Our Interns

Sean Tabor, 2016-17 Hagerman Student Scholar, Skypoint Ventures Intern

2015-2016 Year in Review

Total number of Juniors and Seniors participating in an internship: 85

Paid Internships: 64 students

Unpaid Internships:21 students

 

2014-2015 Year in Review

Total number of Juniors and Seniors participating in an internship: 88

Paid Internships: 58 students

Unpaid Internships: 30 students

 

Where Our Interns Work

3D Visual Publications

AAA

Aaron Boria Attorney at Law

Accounting & Finance Dept.

Advance Physical Therapy

Advanced Care Hypnosis

Affinity Health Plan

Aframes Eyewear

Aldawadmi Brick and Concrete

ALM Properties

Altair Product Design Inc.

Alyemini Group

Arab Builders  for Trading

Argus Logistics

Ascention Health

Atwater Brewery

BAE Systems

Barrette Outdoor Living

Bobier Metrology

Bounce Gymnastics Academy

Bradley Company

Bristol Steel

Business Health Solutions

C&U America

Camp Tamarack

Capitol Coney

Capturerx

City of Flint

Clioa Area Schools

Colonical Life (needs to complete test)

Continental Automotive

Cooper Standard Automotive

Core Healing Bodyworks

Course Hero Inc.

Creative Foam

Cummins Bridgeway

Cumulus

Cygnet Financial

DASA International LLC.

Davison Community Schools

Dayton Freight

Detroit Business Consulting

Detroit Diesel Corporation

Diplomat Pharmacy

DM Burr Group

Domestic Uniform Rental

Eclections Boutiqiue

ELGA Credit Union

Ennis Center for Children

Epic Lawn & Landscape

Etho Solar USA Inc.

Fenton House Resturant

Financial Plus Credit Union

Financial Services and Budget - UM-FLINT

Financial Strategies Group

Firebird Transportation, Inc.

First Merit Bank

Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce

Flint Charter Review Commission

Flint Institute of Arts

Flint Institute of Music

Flint Masonic Temple Association

Ford Motor Company

General Motors

Genesee County Health Department

Genesee Intermediate School District

Genisys Credit Union

Global Pharmaceutical Wholesale

Good Boy Clothing Icn.

Greg-Mar Building Company Inc.

Ground Floor Market

Gyro

H&R Block

Haas Chemical ZF

Hantz

Hartland Insurance Agency, Inc.

Hartland Sports Center

Hewlett Packard

Hillcrest Event Center

Hospitality House

HR Block

Hurley Medical Center

Hyatt Regency Danang Resort & Spa

Inalfa Roof Systems

International Academiy of Saginaw/Account Temps

Jacobs Technology

John sullivan Distirbution

Khirfan Financial Company

King's Kloset Whoesale Company

Lapeer County Bank & Trust

Lapeer County Clerks Office

Lapeer County Country Club

Lasco Ford - Fenton

Lewis & Knopf

Loving Hands

Luigi's

Macy's

Magna Interiors

MAHLE

Mark T. Auls LLC

Mass Mutual Financial Group Mid Michigan

McLaren Lapeer Region

Menards

Merit Network

MGA Roofing Inc.

MGM Grand Detroit

Mi. Dept. of Treasury, Office of Fiscal Responisbility

MI-Brass LLC

Michigan Community Services Inc.

Mid-Michigan Home Healthcare

Mitch, Hoffman, CPA, PC

MTA

Nesma Travel & Tourism

Nexteer Automotive

Niagara Business Development Group

Niagara Cottage Rental

Northgate Logistics

Northwestern Mutual

NYX Incorporated

Oakland County Road Commission

Optimal Cae

Optimum Retail Dynamics

Oxford Community Schools

Pandora - Wilkerson Group

Patsy Lou Buick GMC

Plante Moran

Plymouth Technology

PNC Bank

Promiced

Quicken Loans

Rankin Biomedical Corporation

Rehmann

Renaissance Chiropractice Center P.C.

Rice Dairy

Riverfront Residence Hall

RMI

Security Mortgage

Select Staffing

Sindi & Batterjee Company

Siwek Construction

SkyPont Ventures

Slapshot Technology

Soccer Zone

Sofoof

St. Joseph Regional Medical Center

St. Jude Childrens Hospital

Stars and Stripes Crossfit

startup in Ann Arbor

Stephens Wealth Management Group

Study Abroad in Japan Oct. 31st to Nov. 8th.

Suan, Glynn & Company

Sweets by Suzanne Marie

T. Daniel Consulting

Tampa Bay Lighting

Tata Consultancy Services

Taylor & Morgan CPA

The Borgen Project

The Campus Speical

The Sales Matrix

The TV Chop Shop

The Whiting

Thomson Reuters

Title Source Inc.

Tognum America

Town Square Media

Two Men and A Truck

UM-Flint Human Resources

UM-Flint in Bus. Services

UM-Flint in Procurement

UM-Flint International Center

UM-Flint Northbank Center

United States Air Force

Universal Truckload Services, inc.

University of Michigan-Flint

Uptown Reinvestment Corporation

Vantage Technologies USA

Verizon Wireless

VP Total Solutions

Walmart

Walt Disney World

Webster and Garner

Western & Southern Life

Whaley Childrens Center

Workforce Software

ZF North America

 

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Career Connection

Career Connection offers you an easy way to target your recruiting efforts toward UM-Flint students and alumni. Use Career Connection to post jobs and internships, schedule on-campus interviews and much more.

 

Post a job or internship to SOM students and alumni - it's easy!
  1. Online: manage your own posting by registering for UM-Flint Career Connection, or
  2. Complete and submit the Job Description, or
  3. Email: anriggs@umflint.edu

 

 

Employers apply Now    Students Apply Now 

 

Resources

Tips

Below you will find resources for cover letter & resume development, tips on how to interview successfully, and additional materials on how to prepare for a new career. Also be sure to visit with a career advisor to discuss future opportunities related to your academic programs.

 
Careers 4 Years
Would you do one thing per month while in college to land that job and earn an extra million dollars more in your lifetime? The Student Success Center's "Career 4 Years" Passport program will take you where you need to go.
 
Career Spot
Examples of resume's, cover letters and interviewing tips.
 
Quintessential Careers
Provides the content, tools, and motivation to empower people to achieve their educational goals, find their true career passion, obtain their ideal job, and be successful at their work.
 

Ready Prep Interview
Search for the position you are interviewing for. The questions are listed in the order of importance based on the skills and qualities need to do the job.

 

Search Engines

The websites below use innovative methods to aid those seeking job and internship opportunities, and to match employers with the right talent for such openings. Start your search today at any of the sites below.
 

Career Builder
Careerbuilder.com is the largest online job listing site in the U.S., helping to match the right talent with the right opportunity.
 
Career Connection
Serves as your gateway to all UM-Flint services and activities related to careers, including workshops and events happening on and around campus.
 
Accounting Fly
A recruiting service that matches accounting students with firms across the country.
 
Indeed
Provides job seekers free access to millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards. Indeed serves as the leading pay-for-performance recruitment advertising network.
 
Intern in Michigan
Intern in Michigan is a statewide initiative that instantly connects employers and internship seekers. Designed to spark economic growth, the system makes it more efficient for employers to recruit college talent and easier for internship seekers to launch their careers in Michigan.
 
Internships.com
Known as the world’s largest internship marketplace bringing students, employers, and higher education institutions together in one centralized location.
 
Michigan Intern Jobs
Provides job postings for local internship opportunities.
 
Michigan Job Network
Comprised of multiple employment Web sites focusing exclusively on local communities in the State of Michigan. We are the premier online network for Michigan jobs and careers - connecting the most progressive companies with the most qualified career-minded individuals.
 

Pure Michigan Talent Connect
This is an online marketplace connecting Michigan’s job seekers and employers, and serves as a central hub linking all public and private stakeholders who support Michigan’s workforce.

 

Industry Research

Before diving into a major or jumping at the first job opportunity that comes your way, take a moment to research job descriptions, job outlook, and salary information. The sites below provide information that can be extremely valuable during your career research.

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Department of Labor is the principal federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. 
 

Career One Stop
Source for employment information, with tools to help businesses, career professionals, job seekers, and students.
 

Inside Jobs
Their tools help you discover career ideas and connect with right education to realize your potential.
 

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Their tools help you discover career ideas and connect with right education to realize your potential.
 

O*net
The O*NET database includes information on skills, abilities, knowledge, work activities, and interests associated with occupations.
 

Salary.com
Salary news and advice, job links, and average salaries by occupation and location.
 

What Can I Do With This Major
A convenient website maintained by University of Michigan – Flint to provide information on majors, career areas, employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities.