Intern Philly in context

Intern Philly is the latest innovative internship program developed by The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University, a top-ranked private university founded in 1853 and located in the Glenside suburb of Philadelphia PA. 

The College of Global Studies (The College) has over 70 years of successful leadership and innovation in international education and research built on delivering innovative programs that combine teaching and learning both inside and outside the classroom. The College offers over 130 programs in 11 countries through its nine centers worldwide. 

Intern Philly combines Arcadia University’s local expertise with the knowledge The College has gained from delivering its experientially rich programs abroad. It incorporates high impact educational practices that pack a punch for students’ learning as well as for their resumes.

Our goal is to help educate the whole student: enable them to enrich their lives intellectually, through academic and personal development, contextualized academic study, practical experience of the world of work, authentic community engagement and the learning of life skills such as: leadership, empathy, independence, critical thinking, problem solving, cultural awareness and communication skills.