Internships for Lyon, France

Internships in Lyon are offered during the semester and yearlong terms. Internships are optional and included in your program fees. They range from 1-3 credits and are counted as part of your credit load. Interns earn credit, but no financial compensation. In addition to professional and academic experience, internships are a great way to immerse yourself in the culture, meet locals, and practice your language skills.

Internship Placements in Lyon:

In Lyon, internships consist of assisting in English classes in local elementary, middle and high schools. Students will gain hands-on experience teaching as well as in designing lesson plans and activities.

Eligibility:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Junior standing (at time of internship)
  • Foreign language proficiency (some placements)

A $200 refundable fee is charged and returned upon successful completion of the internship. Placement is not gauranteed by USAC; rather it will be determined by your application, supporting materials, and an interview with the internship sponsor on site.