A fashion internship provides you with an opportunity to explore future careers through hands-on experience. You will have an opportunity to intern with retailers, manufacturers, showrooms, design houses, and fashion magazines.
Check out some of the past companies who have hired our interns:
A great opportunity to intern abroad is offered through London Study Abroad. Students have interned with international fashion designers, retailers and fashion promotion companies. This is a 6 week internship worth 3 hours credit as a TXMI elective.
There are several sources that you can use to locate internships. The Career Planning and Placement Center at UGA can provide names, contact information, and internship information for a variety of companies suitable for you. You can also participate in the Fashion Merchandising Internship Program where you will be exposed to a variety of companies that extend internships specifically to Fashion Merchandising students at UGA.
If you are interested, you must enroll in TXMI 5900: Internship Orientation fall semester during your Junior year. You will arrange your internship with final approval of suitability given by the Internship Coordinator. Requirements for an internship include: completion of prerequisite courses, maintaining a minimum GPA in the major, and completion of an Internship Application Packet.
Your internship will take place during summer semester. The internship is worth 3-6 credit hours of TXMI 5910. You will work a minimum of 150-300 hours and complete assignments and employment evaluations. Internship sponsors may have additional requirements that you must meet.
Savannah McCaskill shines bright with an Internship at Nordstrom