Professional internship programs are an excellent opportunity to gain career-related work experience, network with professionals in the field, integrate knowledge from coursework into a real-world setting, and help define your career path. In addition, course credit for an internship may fulfill a requirement for the undergraduate degrees offered through the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts.
Planning Your Internship Experience
Individual students are responsible for identifying and securing an internship that fulfills their career goals and interests. Please review the documents/links below for more information, tips, and university resources to aid you in this process.
For more detailed information on Film Studies and Moving Image Production internships, visit film-studies.osu.edu/internships.
All internships for academic credit are reviewed for consideration as academic curriculum. If you have secured an offer of internship, please complete and submit the Theatre, Film, and Media Arts Internship Application for Enrollment (below). The department will review and approve appropriate activities for credit-bearing internships.
The internship enrollment form is an agreement between you, the department, and your employer. All fields must be completed, including start date, end date, complete description of duties and responsibilities (as provided by internship supervisor), and internship supervisor signature.
The department offers financial support for students who obtain internships that relate to their studies in the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts. Applications are competitive. For more information, see: https://theatreandfilm.osu.edu/undergraduate/scholarships-funding