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Host an Internship for Your Business

By providing an internship through St. Petersburg College, you give students a practical workplace experience that turns academic theory into professional skills. Internships are also a great way to screen future employees and bring in talented students to contribute to the organization's goals and mission. Since we began offering internships for credit in 2009, we have seen an 85% increase in the number offered. Across Tampa Bay, you can be part of the movement to build the local workforce with skilled employees, tailored to your needs by participating.

Hire our Talented Graduates

When you hire an SPC graduate, you're getting a highly qualified and prepared employee. In fact, 99 percent of employers surveyed indicated they would hire another SPC graduate. And our alumni rank first in the state of Florida - and fifth in the nation - among two-year colleges - for possessing the most valuable job skills, according to the Brookings Institution.

Teaching what matters

"At St. Petersburg College, they see the changing nature of technology and they're not teaching courses based on the past - they're basing their courses on where it's going in the future."

Larry Jopek, VP Marketing & Community Partnerships, WEDU

Become an Employer Partner

Join the growing list of local and national employers who have hired SPC's interns.

intern companies

American Strategic Insurance
America's Business Manager
Bausch & Lomb
Baycare Health Systems
Baycare Morton Plant Northbay
BreathEasy Heating and A/C
Brighthouse Network
Central Bank
City of Dunedin
City of St. Petersburg
Copperheads Charities, Inc.
Diginonymous LLC
Digital Lightbridge
Dollars for Scholars
Enterprise Florida
FDM of Clearwater
Fig Equities, LLC
Fine Arts of the Suncoast, Inc.
First American Services
Fleet Street Remarketing LLC
Florida Gulf Coast Paralyzed
Florida Resurrection House, Inc.
GE Instrument Transformers, Inc.
Heart & Vascular Institute of Florida
Intelligent Customer Evolution
InterCultural Advocacy Institute
ITC - Global
Juvenile Welfare Board
L. John Guerin Jr. CPA
LinCare
Lutheran Church of Cross Day School
Macy's Credit and Customer Services
Magnegas Corporation
Managed Web Development, Inc.
Meetings in Motion
Network People
No Limit Marketing & Advertising
Palms Garden of Pasco Inc.
Pinellas County Community Development
Pinellas County Government
Pinellas County Schools
Polk County Schools
PSCU Financial Services
Suncoast Cathedral
Technology Research Corporation
The Int'l Council - Tampa Bay Region
UBS Financial Services Inc.
Universal Healthcare
US Geological Survey
Thrift Store

Highly qualified graduates

"SPC provides an industry-driven curriculum. Graduates are very well prepared in terms of what really goes on in the workplace. The programs that St. Pete College have put in place are right on target with regards to what we need for biomedical technicians."

James Moore, Director of Operations at CardioCommand

Careers and Internships Blog

  • elevator pitch introductionWhen would you need an elevator pitch and what is it? Learn more at our Elevator Pitch Workshop on Tuesday, 7/23, 12:30-2, LI 209, Clearwater Campus.
  • Two people exchanging business cards; soft skillsGeneration Z is the new workforce of the near future. What do they want in the workplace? See how can SPC Career Services help Gen Z prepare.
  • online social media iconsTips to help students look at their online personal brand. Whether it's getting started or creating a something new. This addresses both sides.
  • CCMA studentsCertified Clinical Medical Assistant is a growing occupation. Find out how to obtain short-term training in this growing field.
  • career centerMeet Samantha a Tarpon Springs student. Read what she has to say about the Career Center and her appreciation of the career professionals on campus.
  • Students interested in tech jobs should plan to attend the LaunchCode event. This will take place May 30th on the SPG Campus from 12:30 - 2pm in SA114.
  • top workplacesGraduates and students, begin your job search with the top 100 workplaces in Tampa Bay. Here are some of the employers and how they view their employees.
  • Academic and soft skills certification to help employers find workers and help workers to earn a credential. Online learning coupled with proctored exam.
  • Jobs artAre you thinking about a business degree or certificate? Are you drawn to finance and insurance, marketing, human resources, hospitality or operations? This is an event for you. Come meet with employers and faculty to discuss your business career plan. Students, are you currently seeking a business degree or certificate? This is an event for you too. … Continue reading Are You a Business Major?
  • leadership graphicPlan to attend two leadership skills events for students and staff. These will take place on the Clearwater Campus. Register and attend. Both are free.