Communication and Theatre Internships

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Our department offers many internships for you to choose from 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 for you 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:

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 & Theatre, 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


New Evolution, Marketing and Sales
San Diego CityBeat, Media/Marketing
Alliance Residential, Sales, Summer Only, Paid
OMNIA San Diego, Marketing
LENND, Marketing and Digital Media
Words Alive, Marketing and Nonprofit Development
Wayne Foster Music and Entertainment, Marketing
L7 Creative, Marketing
MHW Group, Marketing, Paid
Classy Career Girl, Marketing, Social Media, Consulting and Editorial
FortuneBuilders, Marketing, Computer Science
GovX, Marketing, Copywriting, Design and Merchandising, Paid
The Marketing Deli, Advertising, Social Media
IPS Group Marketing, Paid
The Arc of San Diego, Marketing and Development
Plant With Purpose Nonprofit, Communication, Marketing, PR, Event Support
Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County, Marketing Internship
Parkinson's Association, Events, Marketing and PR
NBC Marketing & Sales, Media Paid Internship
Barrel O'Monkeyz, Marketing and Social Media Internship
Allied Integrated, Publicity and Promotions Internship
Angel Faces Inc., Marketing
BLVR, Marketing/Communication
Dance to Evolve, Marketing and Communication
Scatena Daniels Communications, Marketing
San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, Marketing and Events Intern
The Country Club of Rancho Bernardo, Bridal Marketing, Social Media Marketing
A-Squared Media, Advertising/Media Buying
Whiteboard Risk and Insurance Solutions, LLC, Sales and Marketing
Ghiloni Granite Design Marketing
Green Clean Water and Waste Services Marketing, Sales, PR
Mosaic San Diego Marketing PR Communication
The Rock Church PR, Marketing, Media, Event Planning
San Diego Hunger Coalition
San Diego Sockers

Submit an Internship

Looking for an intern?

Are you an employer looking for a quality, forward-thinking intern? Employers continue to affirm that PLNU communication and theatre majors are a cut above the rest.
If you would like to post an internship to our site, please complete the form linked below. It generally takes three to five business days for your post to appear.

*If you are registered for COM 421, please look for internship options under the 'Internship Opportunities' heading above.

Submit an Internship