Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Career Services


Ideas on how employers can connect with Javelinas

Experience outside the classroom in a student's field of study continues to be a preferred hiring preference by employers. These experiential opportunities can be both paid or unpaid. We strongly encourage internship positions be paid in order to support our students while they balance their course work and employment responsibilities. 

The Department of Labor has provided guidance for employers to consider if their experiential education opportunities should be paid. DOL Fact Sheet #71