For the intern experience, students are encouraged to seek the areas of application that they would hope to pursue as a future career. It is the hope and intention of the UTC Interior Architecture and Design Department that the student will participate in a wide variety of activities of the particular design firm and that they, in turn, will be of some service and assistance to the professional host employer.
The student receives three (3) semester hours of university academic credit for participation in the internship program (320 hours). A grade is earned on the basis of the student’s involvement in the work of the firm, the written reports, the research paper and the final presentation. All correspondence between the student and the coordinator is treated in a strictly confidential manner.