Communication Studies Internships

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PLNU's Department of Communication Studies offers many internships across a variety of industries including education, marketing, media, entertainment, public relations, and more. From local companies to international brands, there are plenty of opportunities to get the hands-on experience that can help you cultivate the full potential of your calling.

Our students have participated in internships at companies such as:

Crowd Hub
College Church of the Nazarene
DreamWorks Animation
UFC Gym (Project Hero)
San Diego Film Festival
Pacific Sotheby International Realty
Mikelson Yachts, Inc.
All Peoples Church
Greenfields, USA
Unity for Orphans
UCSD Baseball
Peet’s Coffee
House of Blues
Plant with Purpose
D'Amore's Pizza
BHW1 Advertising
MOSAIC San Diego

The Rock Church
Make a Wish
Parkinson’s Association
Dance to Evolve
San Diego Music Foundation
Feeding America San Diego
Couture Events
San Diego Humane Society
Invisible Children
J Public Relations
One America News Network
San Diego Zoo Global Academy
Digital Outpost
Univision San Diego
NBC 7, Glendale, CA
FOX 5, San Diego, CA

To find out more about internship opportunities in the Department of Communication Studies, please contact Dr. Newman.

Available Internships

Our department offers many internships for you to choose from across a variety of industries, including communication, business, education, marketing, media, entertainment, public relations, and more. In addition to the opportunities listed below, you can also view on-campus job and internship opportunities posted on Handshake by creating an account.

To review the available internships on this page, simple select the industry you are interested in from the options below.

For any questions, contact Dr. Newman.

Internship Opportunities


Event Planning



Public Relations

Real Estate/Financial Services/Business Finance

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Looking for an intern?

Are you an employer looking for a quality, forward-thinking intern? Employers continue to affirm that PLNU communication studies majors are a cut above the rest. If you would like to post an internship to our site, please complete the form linked below.

*If you are registered for COM 4021, please look for internship options under the 'Internship Opportunities' heading above.

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