Identity-Based Internships & Opportunities

This document contains multiple career preparedness opportunities for students with underrepresented identities. These organizations have created programs to develop certain skills and create pipelines into specific companies or career paths. Every program is unique and their application dates vary, so make sure to utilize this document to find information about opportunities you may be interested in!

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Furman's Official Career Guide

A flyer with "Career Guide" and three pictures of students and the Furman Tower

Every student receives a copy of this career guide in the first few weeks of their second-year pathways curricula. Open the file to explore the many guides to support your professional success. This includes how to write a resume, cover letter, LinkedIn profile, and more!

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Internship Guide

In addition to the individual internship expectations, this guide includes information on preparation, professionalism, performance, learning outcomes, and safety to help you be better prepared to make the most of your experience!

Going Global

Want to find location-specific internships close to home and abroad? Use GoinGlobal to explore H1B visa and OPT-friendly employer research tools and millions of job and internship postings!

Parker Dewey

Interested in quickly learning new skills and building your network? Parker Dewey helps students find micro-internships that are impactful and short-term.


Forage gives students access to 250+ job simulations that allow students to have hands-on experience that replicates real work. You are able to earn certificates when tasks are completed!

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