About


Diamond Davis, BBA '21 in Marketing

An internship provides an opportunity to engage in an activity of experiential learning using the knowledge acquired in the classroom and putting it to practical use within the professional setting. An internship opportunity will provide hands-on experience allowing students to practice activities in their profession, as well as identify future career opportunities.

Attention: The School of Management requires all students seeking to receive academic credit to participate in a paid internship opportunity.

 

Benefits of pursuing an internship: 
  • 20 Career Development Points
  • Earn college credit while learning new skills and experiences 
  • Identify and research potential career paths with those people actually working in those positions
  • Gain work experience and skills that can build and strengthen your resume
  • Increase chances of being hired by sponsored company increasing chances of advancement and growth opportunities
  • Network with professionals in your field that can serve as references

 

professional development activities
  • The School of Management hosts a variety of career development events like a business career fairs, workshops, alumni speakers, employer in residence, company tours, and more! For a listing of upcoming SOM activities, please visit the SOM Events webpage
  • The UM-Flint Career Center also has upcoming events like Resumania and the Industry Showcase. 
  • The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce offers a variety of professional development events and training workshops. The School of Management will cover the entry cost for a variety of professional development workshops and seminars to students and alumni. Learn more here.

 

Questions?

Contact Antonio Riggs, Career Planning Counselor
Phone: 810-237-6680
Email: anriggs@umich.edu

 

Our Interns


Mariane Rishmawi, BBA '20 in Accounting

Internship Years In Review ~
Year
Total Interns
(Juniors & Seniors)
Paid
Unpaid
2019-2020 80 total 80 students 0 students
2018-2019 75 total 75 students 0 students

2017-2018

81 total 74 students 7 students

2016-2017

88 total

69 students

19 students

2015-2016

85 total

64 students

21 students

2014-2015

88 total

58 students

30 students

Where Our Interns Work

3D Visual Publications

AAA

Aaron Boria Attorney at Law

Accounting & Finance Dept.

Advance Physical Therapy

Advanced Care Hypnosis

Affinity Health Plan

Aframes Eyewear

Aldawadmi Brick and Concrete

ALM Properties

Altair Product Design Inc.

Alyemini Group

Arab Builders  for Trading

Argus Logistics

Ascention Health

Atwater Brewery

BAE Systems

Barrette Outdoor Living

Bobier Metrology

Bounce Gymnastics Academy

Bradley Company

Bristol Steel

Business Health Solutions

C&U America

Camp Tamarack

Capitol Coney

Capturerx

City of Flint

Clio Area Schools

Colonical Life (needs to complete test)

Continental Automotive

Cooper Standard Automotive

Core Healing Bodyworks

Course Hero Inc.

Creative Foam

Cummins Bridgeway

Cumulus

Cygnet Financial

DASA International LLC.

Davison Community Schools

Dayton Freight

Detroit Business Consulting

Detroit Diesel Corporation

Diplomat Pharmacy

DM Burr Group

Domestic Uniform Rental

Eclections Boutiqiue

ELGA Credit Union

Ennis Center for Children

Epic Lawn & Landscape

Etho Solar USA Inc.

Fenton House Resturant

Financial Plus Credit Union

Financial Services and Budget - UM-FLINT

Financial Strategies Group

Firebird Transportation, Inc.

First Merit Bank

Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce

Flint Charter Review Commission

Flint Institute of Arts

Flint Institute of Music

Flint Masonic Temple Association

Ford Motor Company

General Motors

Genesee County Health Department

Genesee Intermediate School District

Genisys Credit Union

Global Pharmaceutical Wholesale

Good Boy Clothing Icn.

Greg-Mar Building Company Inc.

Ground Floor Market

Gyro

H&R Block

Haas Chemical ZF

Hantz

Hartland Insurance Agency, Inc.

Hartland Sports Center

Hewlett Packard

Hillcrest Event Center

Hospitality House

HR Block

Hurley Medical Center

Hyatt Regency Danang Resort & Spa

Inalfa Roof Systems

International Academiy of Saginaw/Account Temps

Jacobs Technology

John sullivan Distirbution

Khirfan Financial Company

King's Kloset Whoesale Company

Lapeer County Bank & Trust

Lapeer County Clerks Office

Lapeer County Country Club

Lasco Ford - Fenton

Lewis & Knopf

Loving Hands

Luigi's

Macy's

Magna Interiors

MAHLE

Mark T. Auls LLC

Mass Mutual Financial Group Mid Michigan

McLaren Lapeer Region

Menards

Merit Network

MGA Roofing Inc.

MGM Grand Detroit

Mi. Dept. of Treasury, Office of Fiscal Responisbility

MI-Brass LLC

Michigan Community Services Inc.

Mid-Michigan Home Healthcare

Mitch, Hoffman, CPA, PC

MTA

Nesma Travel & Tourism

Nexteer Automotive

Niagara Business Development Group

Niagara Cottage Rental

Northgate Logistics

Northwestern Mutual

NYX Incorporated

Oakland County Road Commission

Optimal Cae

Optimum Retail Dynamics

Oxford Community Schools

Pandora - Wilkerson Group

Patsy Lou Buick GMC

Plante Moran

Plymouth Technology

PNC Bank

Promiced

Quicken Loans

Rankin Biomedical Corporation

Rehmann

Renaissance Chiropractice Center P.C.

Rice Dairy

Riverfront Residence Hall

RMI

Security Mortgage

Select Staffing

Sindi & Batterjee Company

Siwek Construction

SkyPont Ventures

Slapshot Technology

Soccer Zone

Sofoof

St. Joseph Regional Medical Center

St. Jude Childrens Hospital

Stars and Stripes Crossfit

startup in Ann Arbor

Stephens Wealth Management Group

Study Abroad in Japan Oct. 31st to Nov. 8th.

Suan, Glynn & Company

Sweets by Suzanne Marie

T. Daniel Consulting

Tampa Bay Lighting

Tata Consultancy Services

Taylor & Morgan CPA

The Borgen Project

The Campus Speical

The Sales Matrix

The TV Chop Shop

The Whiting

Thomson Reuters

Title Source Inc.

Tognum America

Town Square Media

Two Men and A Truck

UM-Flint Human Resources

UM-Flint in Bus. Services

UM-Flint in Procurement

UM-Flint International Center

UM-Flint Northbank Center

United States Air Force

Universal Truckload Services, inc.

University of Michigan-Flint

Uptown Reinvestment Corporation

Vantage Technologies USA

Verizon Wireless

VP Total Solutions

Walmart

Walt Disney World

Webster and Garner

Western & Southern Life

Whaley Childrens Center

Workforce Software

ZF North America

 

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Students Seeking a Job or Internship:

Handshake is a great tool to search for jobs and internships!

For additional internship and career resources, visit the Students Resouces tab.

SEARCH AND APPLY


Employers Seeking Interns and Employees:

Interested in posting an internship or a job for University of Michigan-Flint students & alumni: 

Handshake offers an easy one-stop experience to post jobs and connect with our students and alumni.  

  1. Create an account by signing in with your email.
  2. Connect with students on-campus by registering as an Employer in Residence or have your job posting emailed to business students by contacting Antonio Riggs, Career Planning Counselor at anriggs@umich.edu

For additional information on how you can best recruit School of Management students, visit the Employers Seeking tab.

 

 

Student Resources

Pictured front left to right: Milford Smith, BBA '23 in Marketing, Antonio Riggs, Career Planning Counselor

Handshake

Handshake one of the largest recruiting platforms to connect colleges, employers, and students. It is a great tool to search for jobs and internships. Make an account and start adding to your profile!

SEARCH AND APPLY 

 

Tips for Applying

Below you will find resources for cover letter and resume development, tips on how to interview successfully, and additional on how to prepare for a new career.

Resource

Description

Careers 4 Years

Would you do one thing per month while in college to land that job and earn an extra million dollars more in your lifetime? The Career Center's "Career 4 Years" Passport program will take you where you need to go.

Career Spot

Examples of resumes, cover letters and interviewing tips.

GotResumeBuilder.com

Offers users a quick and easy resume building experience. Users simply fill in the forms and format their resume in two to three clicks by choosing a template and selecting their formatting options. Upon completion, users can download a neatly formatted resume in a variety of styles and formats. In addition to the resume building tool, GotResumeBuilder.com also features a resume tutorial, resume samples, and context-sensitive resume writing tips.

Ready Prep Interview

Search for the position you are interviewing for. The questions are listed in the order of importance based on the skills and qualities need to do the job.

Career and Internship Search Engines

The websites below use innovative methods to aid those seeking job and internship opportunities, and to match employers with the right talent for such openings. 

Resource

Description

Career Builder

Careerbuilder.com is the largest online job listing site in the U.S., helping to match the right talent with the right opportunity.

 

Career Connection

Serves as your gateway to all UM-Flint services and activities related to careers, including workshops and events happening on and around campus.

Accounting Fly

A recruiting service that matches accounting students with firms across the country.

Indeed

Provides job seekers free access to millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards. Indeed serves as the leading pay-for-performance recruitment advertising network.

Intern in Michigan

Intern in Michigan is a statewide initiative that instantly connects employers and internship seekers. Designed to spark economic growth, the system makes it more efficient for employers to recruit college talent and easier for internship seekers to launch their careers in Michigan.

Internships.com

Known as the world’s largest internship marketplace bringing students, employers, and higher education institutions together in one centralized location.

Michigan Job Network

Comprised of multiple employment Web sites focusing exclusively on local communities in the State of Michigan. We are the premier online network for Michigan jobs and careers - connecting the most progressive companies with the most qualified career-minded individuals.

Pure Michigan Talent Connect

This is an online marketplace connecting Michigan’s job seekers and employers, and serves as a central hub linking all public and private stakeholders who support Michigan’s workforce.

ZipRecruiter

ZipRecruiter is the number 1 rated free job search app and has been featured on the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, and many more. They connect millions of students and employers every year, making the job search process easier and less daunting through features like our "1-Click Apply" listings, custom job alerts, and interactive resume building tips(more information).

 

Main Website
College Specific
Jobs in Michigan
Internships in Michigan

Industry Research Resources

Before diving into the first job that comes your way, use the resources below to research job descriptions, career outlooks, and salary information. 

Resource

Description

Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Department of Labor is the principal federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. 

Career One Stop

Source for employment information, with tools to help businesses, career professionals, job seekers, and students.

Chegg

Their tools help you discover career ideas and connect with the right education to realize your potential.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Their tools help you discover career ideas and connect with the right education to realize your potential.

O*net

The O*NET database includes information on skills, abilities, knowledge, work activities, and interests associated with occupations.

Salary.com

Salary news and advice, job links, and average salaries by occupation and location.

What Can I Do With This Major?

A convenient website maintained by the University of Michigan – Flint to provide information on majors, career areas, employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities.

Preparing for the Interview

The resource below is a virtual interview practice tool. This resource provides detailed online workshops and host video-recorded mock interviews.

Resource

Description

Big Interview

Big Interview gives you both Fast Track and Mastery Track systems of lessons and virtual interview practice – to get you ready… fast. Big Interview also teaches you how to get inside the head of any interviewer and prove that you’re the candidate they’re looking for.

LinkedIn Resources

LinkedIn connects the world's professionals to make them more empowered and successful. As a host of more than 500 million members worldwide, including executives from every Fortune 500 company, LinkedIn is the world's largest professional e-network. LinkedIn has launched the following tools to assist members in identifying jobs, internships, and salary information. 

Resource

Description

Jobs

This job tool allows members to search for full/part-time jobs.

Internships

LinkedIn has launched a resource for college students to research and identify experiential learning opportunities.

Salary

If you are searching for employment opportunities or need the information to conduct salary negotiations, LinkedIn has gathered salary data for a variety of job titles based on geographic area.

Other LinkedIn Tips

  1. It’s Not What You Know, It’s Who You Know
  2. Find Your Earning Potential with LinkedIn Salary
  3. Unleashing the Power of LinkedIn’s ProFinder
  4. Learn Something New with LinkedIn
  5. Roadmap to Job Search Success with LinkedIn

 

Additional Resources at the UM-Flint Career Center

432 N. Saginaw St., Suite 1001
Flint, MI 48502
810.424.5450