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The NMSU English Department offers an internship program to its graduate and advanced undergraduate students who seek hands-on experience preparing for careers involving web design, document design and development, grant and proposal writing, technical writing, marketing, and other related skills. Internships helps students hone and enhance their workplace skills on-site and under the direction of a supervisor.

Typically interns enroll in ENGL 4/597, a 3-credit online course aimed at deepening the on-site experience. Internship Coordinator Patti Wojahn oversees the online course and will assist students in identifying an internship placement suited to their skills and career goals.

For more information about internships, contact Internship Coordinator Justine Wells at

If you are interested in becoming a prospective internship site supervisor, please visit for more information about getting involved with the English Department Internship Program.