Students are encouraged to pursue internship opportunities as juniors and seniors at York College of Pennsylvania. These opportunities range from local, regional, and national radio and television programming and production internships to public relations experiences in local and state organizations and businesses.
Students are provided with opportunities to engage in personal research. York College Speech Communication majors have presented personal research at the DePauw University Undergraduate Honors Conference.
Examples of some recent internships include:
- Beth Jenlins-Baltimore Orioles
- Erica Smith -Ketcham Public Relations, NYC
- Michelle Stone - Briechle-Fernandez Marketing, Springfield, NJ
- Christianne Wojcicki - United Defense
- Amanda Haines - County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania
- Heather Gerhard - Inside-Out Consulting
- Mark Gryzbowski - CNN's "Larry King Live"
- Tom O’Connor - "Maury Povich Show"
- Kyoko Ishikawa - CNN’s Tokyo Bureau
- Lisa Furnari - NBC Television's "Another World"
- Dan Bulkley - Pennsylvania Emergency Management
- Scott Sawicki -New Jersey Devils Professional Hockey Team
- Mary Tricarrio - MTV
- Rebecca Bennet - WOR Talk Radio
- David Rohrman - WGAL-TV
- Kevin Ward - WBAL-TV
- Chris Knight - NBC Sports
- Vanessa Williams - Tierney Communications
- Ann Melato - "Dateline" NBC