Real-world experience is one of the factors that set CWRU MEM candidates apart from other students in job searches. MEM alumni tell us that their internships enabled them to obtain real-world experience while completing their degree and more rapid advancement in the workplace. Internships are an excellent way to explore potential career paths. Some MEMs launch their careers with their internship employers.
The MEM staff identify industry positions aligned with the student's background and preferences. Industry benefits from innovative student thinking and fresh ideas. Typically, MEM students interns work between 10-20 hours per week.