Internships & Career Opportunities

Internships

Undergraduates at SUNY Potsdam are encouraged to obtain extra experience in their chosen field by doing on and off-campus internships. Contact the Experiential Education Office at (315) 267-2803 or visit their website to learn more. Examples of previous internships in which Modern Language students have participated include:

  • Center for research into Second and Foreign Language at the University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus, Nottingham, UK 
  • English as a Second Language Potsdam, NY
  • Immersion Strategies-Spanish Language Training Potsdam, NY
  • Summer School Spanish Assistant Teacher Potsdam, NY 
  • SUNY Potsdam Elementary College Latin, Potsdam, NY
  • SUNY Potsdam French Language Camp Potsdam, NY
  • SUNY Potsdam Modern Language Department Potsdam, NY
  • SUNY Potsdam Spanish Language Camp, Potsdam, NY
  • West Side Learning Center & Manos Child and Family Center Syracuse, NY

 

Opportunities in the Field

SUNY Potsdam Modern Languages alumni have found careers in high schools in New York state and other states, and with the United States Customs Service, Time Warner Communications, film industry, social services and the United States Department of Defense.