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Whitman Semester in NYC Program

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The Whitman School of Management Semester in NYC Program offers a unique opportunity for corporate partners and students to engage in meaningful internship experiences.

How to Engage/Become Involved:

Contact: Sara Garvey, Director of Corporate Relations, at 315-443-2325 or skgarvey@syr.edu.

Company Benefits:

Whitman Corporate Partners have the opportunity to hire Whitman students in this unique early talent identification program. Students accepted into the Whitman Semester in NYC program have demonstrated their academic and career potential and are interested in working and learning during a semester in NYC.

  • Review a portfolio of potential interns/talent pre-screened and selected for this opportunity.
  • Work with a top business school with a proven track record of exceptional intern candidates.
  • Candidates will be prepared to work in a professional setting.
  • Students will be taking courses alongside the internship where they can apply what they are learning.
  • A professional presentation of internship outcomes and the value added to the company throughout the internship. A focus will be placed on the overarching project undertaken by the student on behalf of the company.

Student Benefits:

Whitman students live, learn, and work in the heart of global business through a program that provides a transformative experience that prepares them for professional success.

  • Participate in an exclusive Whitman program with a maximum capacity of 20 students.
  • Students will take relevant courses in their majors to ensure they progress towards degree completion.
  • Develop their professional skillsets and add value to Whitman Corporate Partners through exceptional internships.
  • Experience the NYC professional and social scene through a variety of experiences.
  • Students will have a mentor throughout the semester to ensure they can be successful.
  • Engage with alumni mentors throughout the semester for additional exposure to their desired industry.

Timeline for the Whitman Semester in NYC Program:

  • September 14, 2022: Student Application Deadline is for the program.
  • October 3, 2022: Resumes will be provided to companies for review.
  • October 2022: Interviews will take place.
  • November 1, 2022: Placements will be secured for the interns.