• Interviewing (telephone and face-to-face)
  • Communication consulting (e.g., organizational communication audits, training in public speaking, listening, interviewing, etc.)
  • Communication Research (surveys, library, mailings)
  • Managerial tasks (scheduling, daily logistics, report writing, etc.)
  • Writing proposals and speeches
  • Fundraising
  • Corporate Communications
  • Human Resources
  • Sales
Examples of organizations that have utilized COM interns
  • Make-A-Wish
  • The Palace of Auburn Hills
  • Disney World
  • Entertainment Publications
  • PGA Tour
  • Mid-Michigan Development Corporation
  • Michigan State Senate
  • Warner Brother Records
  • CMU Admissions Office
  • CMU Human Resources Department
  • Daimler Chrysler

Getting started
Internship opportunities can be found by contacting Diane Krider, Internship Coordinator at 989-774-7794, or by email at kride1ds@cmich.edu.  You may also visit the Career Services webpage at careers.cmich.edu for more information.​​