Internship Experience Credits

The Wisconsin School of Business offers business students two options for receiving credit for an internship. General Business 450 provides internship credit for summer or part-time semester internships. General Business 451 provides internship credit for extended internships. To receive credit for an internship, a student must obtain administrator approval. Contact Whitney Baker for questions about these courses.

Special Note: If you are seeking credit for an international internship that is NOT offered through BBA International Programs, then you must visit the UW International Internship Program website and/or office as soon as possible to determine your eligibility for course enrollment and to complete required paperwork.

Credit for Internship Experience (Gen Bus 450)

A business student may earn credit for professional experiences in business acquired through internship positions. To receive credit for an internship, a student must obtain approval and enroll for General Business (Gen Bus) 450 - Professional Experience in Business.

To learn more about eligibility, course policies, authorization, enrollment verification, and essay assignments, click here.

Please contact Whitney Baker with questions.

Credit for Extended Internship Experience (Gen Bus 451)

A business student may earn credit for professional extended experiences in business acquired through internship positions that last for six to eight months. To receive credit for an internship, a student must set up a meeting with the course administrators to be given permission to enroll in the class. Contact Whitney Baker with questions.

A student may not receive credit for an internship by enrolling for an Independent Study or Readings and Research course. 

To learn more about eligibility, course policies, authorization, enrollment verification, and essay assignments, click here.