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Student Information for Business Division Internships

The Business Division is offering several courses, Business Internship (BUS 295 F), Computer Information Systems Internship (CIS 295 F), Paralegal Internship (PLEG 210) that allow registered Fullerton College students the opportunity to receive college credit while working with a local employer in a career-related position. Students may take multiple internships during their enrollment at Fullerton College.

The Business Division Internship program is for Fullerton Community College Business Division Students who have completed coursework here at the college and desire an internship for completion of their degree or certificate or to build their resume.

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Once you are enrolled in the course, please complete your Internship Placement Form on FCCareerConnect.  A guide has been developed for students with instructions on how to complete the Internship Placement Form on FCCareerConnect. If you are a student who is interested in the Internship Program, please click Internship Program Student Guide (https://careercenter.fullcoll.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2020/05/Internship-Placement-Form_Instructions_Students_How-to-Access-FCCareerConnect.pdf) and follow the steps. These steps will lead students to FCCareerConnect, find internships, and complete the application as well as other internship forms. Students are then responsible for registering for an internship course at their scheduled registration date and time for the selected term. 


Only Fullerton Community College business students are eligible to enroll in internship courses (BUS 295 F or CIS 295 f) after core classes such as BUS 100 F or CIS 100 F or other appropriate courses have been completed.

Before your internship begins

You will need to find an internship, before you enroll for the class. (FCCareerConnect is an online career services portal exclusively for Fullerton College students accessible through MyGateway. Students can search thousands of jobs and on-campus recruiting (OCR) listings from local employers. Jobs are listed by the National Association of Colleges and Employers NACE Link and from employers within a 40-mile radius.)

Credit Units / Hours Worked
You may earn 2 to 4 units of credit for this course. Per the Title V California Code of Educational Regulations for Community Colleges, credit is given for work experience as follows-

To ReceiveYou Must Work
2 Credit UnitsCourse plus 60 hours if unpaidClass plus 75 hours if paid
3 Credit UnitsCourse plus 120 hours if unpaidClass plus 150 hours if paid
4 UnitsCourse plus 180 hours if unpaidClass plus 225 hours if paid

Enrollment Process

  1. Students should enroll in either BUS 295 F or CIS 295 F depending on their certificate/degree.
  2. You will be assigned a Faculty Advisor at that time who will work with you to complete your Internship requirements.

Additional LINKS:

Fullerton College Business and CIS Internships Brochures