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Earning Academic Internship Credit

FCBE students have the opportunity to earn academic credit for internships that are related to their majors. These internships are approved by departmental Faculty Internship Supervisors and once approved, student interns work with a faculty Internship Course Instructor within their major for their internship coursework. Internship courses are graded on a letter grade scale (A, B, C, D) and follow the same requirements as other academic courses for grading and drop deadlines. Registration is by permit only.

To apply for internship academic credit, please follow the steps below.

Academic Requirements for FCBE Academic Internships:

Eligibility requirements for internship course academic credit are as follows:

  • Business major
  • Junior or Senior classification with a minimum 2.75 GPA
  • 15 credit hours of upper division core classes
  • Students must work 150 hours to receive credit

In addition to these requirements, Finance majors must have completed FIR 3410 with a minimum grade of a C.

*** The course and the internship must be taken simultaneously. No credit can be given for past experience. Internship experience must be directly related to your major.  Students must register for credit prior to beginning the internship experience.

Internship Credit Application Procedures:

After you have received your Internship Offer from an employer, and you meet the requirements for academic credit in your major, follow this link to begin the process of obtaining credit.

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Contact Information

For more information, contact your FCBE department's Internship Faculty Supervisor or email fcbeintern@memphis.edu.

Departmental Faculty Supervisor Contacts
Accounting Dr. Charlene Spiceland
901-678-4788
cspice@memphis.edu
 
Economics Dr. Doug Campbell
901-678-3675
bacampbe@memphis.edu
 
Finance and Real Estate Mr. Leslie Mathis
901-678-4642
lmathis@memphis.edu
 
Management and International Business

Dr. Kathy Tuberville
901-678-2222, 901-678-4740
K.Tuberville@memphis.edu

Dr. Kelly Mollica, Lambuth campus
731-425-7960
kmollica@memphis.edu
 

Management Information Systems Dr. Judy Simon
901-678-5932
jsimon@memphis.edu
 

Marketing 

Mr. Dale Kehr
901-678-4936
dalekehr@memphis.edu
 

Sales Minor

Dr. Alan Bush
901-678-2437
alanbush@memphis.edu
 

Social  Media

Dr. Tracy Cosenza
901-678-4908
trickman@memphis.edu
 
Supply Chain Management  
Dr. Ernest Nichols
901-678-4973
enichols@memphis.edu
 

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