Internships for Lyon, France
Internships 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.
- 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; it will be determined by your application, supporting materials, and an interview with the internship sponsor on site.