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  • Locations: Online/Virtual, No Specified Country
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: WorldStrides 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications. Click on the disk icon to save the program to your profile, join the interest list, and receive updates.
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Fact Sheet:
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Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Global Internship Click here for a definition of this term Global Internship Type: Virtual
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Home Campus: U of U: Utah Campus
Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: Undergraduate Transfer Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Language Prerequisite: Advanced English Language Fluency Click here for a definition of this term Field of Study: Accounting, Business Administration, Communication, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Entrepreneurship, International Studies, Management, Marketing
Click here for a definition of this term Eligibility: Good Academic & Judicial Standing, Minimum Age: 18, OPEN to ALL Majors Click here for a definition of this term Pre-departure Requirements: Learning Abroad 101, Pre-Departure Orientation, Participation Requirements for Learning Abroad, Pre-decision & Post-decision Steps, Travel Health Clearance
Click here for a definition of this term Program Cost: TBA
Program Description:
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Transform your future in one summer semester. 

Learn valuable 21st century skills such as web development, digital marketing, and data science, and apply your learning in an exciting global internship - entirely online, designed to fit into your busy summer schedule. No pre-recorded, generic lectures as our seminar style classes are live-streamed, taught by industry experts, and are limited in size to encourage full participation and individualized learning. After building a new skills foundation, you will collaborate with other top students on a virtual internship project with an international company. By the end of the semester, you will have gained relevant career experience, transferable skills, impressive deliverables, and lifelong access to a global network of mentors and program alumni. Ready to enhance your employability? Career Semester is the ideal choice.
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How Career Semester works.

Choose from high-powered career tracks like: Data ScienceDigital MarketingInvestment FinanceManagement Consulting, and Web Development. During the first few weeks, you will participate in engaging, highly interactive classes structured around an industry-aligned curriculum, designed to maximize the value in your internship. With Career Semester, fully engaged online learning includes daily feedback from the teaching team and productive exchanges with fellow students. In the second part of the summer term you will get to test and strengthen your skills on a real-world project, working with peers to create professional quality deliverables for an international company. Your teaching team will be there to support you along the way with additional class sessions during the internship to cover relevant material. During your internship you will also be practicing the skills essential to succeeding in the increasingly virtual workplace of the future.
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Option to earn college credit.

Students can add on a for-credit module to earn 3 college credits through our university partner Carroll College. Credit acceptance depends on university policies.  

Financial aid available.

We are committed to accessibility. Every student can easily apply for financial aid directly through Career Semester.    

Gain the cutting-edge skills and industry experience that you’ll need to navigate your future. Discover how much difference one semester can make. We look forward to meeting you in the next Career Semester! 

Important Links.

Career Semester Home Page - Click to take the next step on your career path! 
The Internship - You’ll find details on the internship portion along with examples of companies we work with and projects previous students worked on. 
Tuition and Financial Aid - Learn more about pricing, payment options, and need based financial aid.
Who We Are - Learn more about who we are and why we launched Career Semester. 



An Affiliate is a partner organization that is evaluated and approved by the University of Utah. Affiliates offer classes in both English and the host language. You may take classes with other U.S. students, international students, or students from the host country. Many affiliates provide special services such as visa support, housing, cultural excursions, and on-site staffing to help you navigate your host country.


  1. Complete Learning Abroad 101. This is a short information session about programs, applications, financial aid, and scholarships. You can complete Learning Abroad 101 online.
  2. Submit your Applications. You will submit TWO Applications for this Program. These Applications can be completed at the same time.
    • U of U Application- Click Apply Now at the top of your screen to get started 
    • Affiliate Application- Click on the Homepage link above to find your Affiliate Application. Contact the Affiliate if you have questions.
  3. Commit to your U of U Application. You will receive an acceptance email to your Umail account. Log into your U of U Application and Commit to your Program within 3 business days of acceptance!
  4. Complete the Post-Decision Steps. Finish the Post-Decision steps in your U of U Application by the deadlines provided.



  • TENTATIVE dates are listed above. Compare the dates to the University of Utah academic calendar to avoid scheduling conflicts.
  • You are responsible for arranging transportation to and from the host country for most Programs.
  • Do not purchase your flight until you read the instructions in the Learning Abroad Handbook.


Students enrich their time abroad by earning Learning Abroad Badges such as:
Badge Opportunities
This Program is eligible for the Badges listed in the Fact Sheet above. Some Programs offer opportunities to earn additional Learning Abroad Badges through independent options. Click here to learn more about the Global U Program.


  • Scholarships and Financial Aid may be available. Visit our Financial Aid and Scholarships page for more information.
  • Contact the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid to determine if your financial aid and scholarships can be applied to your Learning Abroad program
  • Information about Program Costs, Billing timelines & Due Dates are available to help you plan. 
  • Affiliate Program Fees (non-billable) are established by the Affiliate and are in addition to any fees paid to the University of Utah. These fees are paid in lieu of University of Utah on-campus tuition and housing costs. Click on the homepage link above for more information on Affiliate fees and inclusions.
  • Read the full Withdrawal & Dismissal Penalty Policy before applying.



Interested in learning more about the academic, financial, and logistical aspects of our Programs? The Learning Abroad Handbook outlines the University of Utah's financial, disciplinary, administrative, academic, and logistical expectations. You’ll find videos, tips, and resources that help you make the most of your experience before, during, and after your Program.


It is your responsibility to read, understand, and adhere to the terms and conditions of your Program. Terms and conditions are outlined in the Learning Abroad Handbook, Learning Abroad website, and in your Program Application. Terms and conditions may also be communicated to you through digital, verbal, and hard copy communication. Contact Learning Abroad with any questions or concerns.

This program is currently not accepting applications. Click on the disk icon to save the program to your profile, join the interest list, and receive updates.