Murray State University Employer Internship & COOP

  • Internship Forms
  • Employer Benefits
  • Employer Eligibility
  • Employer Application
  • Student Information
  • Contact Information

  • Internship Forms

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    Employer Benefits

    • Gain a talented performer at a reduced cost and with no obligations
    • Increase exposure to latest academic theory and educational literature
    • Gain assistance with special projects and/or on-going support services
    • Bring fresh ideas and enthusiasm to the work place
    • Build a pool of qualified candidates for recruiting future employees
    • Develop a support relationship with a specific school/department to establish credibility
    • Become involved with key faculty/staff members on campus

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    Employer Eligibility 

    • The employer must provide a position that is meaningful, challenging, supervised, and career-related
    • The position must extend a minimum of 10 weeks and average at least 30 hours per week
    • The employer must provide some form of compensation for the period of work
    • The employer must complete the Evaluation Form prior to the end of the work assignment

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    Employer Application

    • Contact Career Services to advertise the position, either posting to Racer Tracks or completing the Position Available form
    • Collect resumes, contact interested students and conduct interviews (conduct individually or through Career Services' on-campus interview program)
    • Once an offer is made, complete and provide the Job Description form to Career Services

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    Contact Information

  • Ray Karraker, Coordinator of Internships and Cooperative Education
  • 210 Ordway Hall | P: 270-809-3117 | F: 270-809-3516 |

  • Murray State Career Services
    Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM (Summer) | 8 AM - 4:30 PM (Fall/Spring)
    100 Oakley Applied Sciences Bldg | Murray, KY 42071 
    P: 270.809.3735 (call for appointments) | F: 270.809.3516 |

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