Community Leadership Internships
PLP students at Denver City Council.
University graduates today are more equipped for work and service in their communities
when they have had internship or like experiences. PLP provides a number of ways for
students to pursue their passions and career interests through internship learning.
Each academic minor student is required to take 6 credits of electives. Usually these
electives are met with a 4 credit course of the student's choosing that supports their
leadership in an individualized way and the remainder can be acquired through a 2
Internships require 40 hours of work per credit hour and allow students to immerse themselves more deeply in a leadership learning opportunity. Students will work with their assigned PLP faculty adviser to determine what kind of an internship will best round out their leadership development experience.
City of Denver homeless initiatives
Non-profit financial planning offices
El Pomar Foundation summer internships
Global non-profit placements
Denver Public School partnerships
Senate and governor's offices internships
Business management and training internships
International service learning opportunities
Students are encouraged to think early about where internships might best position them for their leadership learning and career aspirations.
Possible Internships (PDF)