A job taken by a student in order to learn a profession or trade. (noun)
Examples of word internship
"The word 'internship' carries no legal definition and therefore often leads to graduate exploitation," said Mr Curtis.
TVGuide. com: So does that mean Annie's internship is kaput too?
Some 74% of business schools saw an increase in internship opportunities in 2010; in 2009, 69% of schools reported a decline, according to the MBA Career Services Council, an industry group that monitors global M.B.A. employment.
The internship is unpaid and both full and part-time applicants are encouraged to apply.
The issue with the unpaid private sector internship is its effect on driving down employment which I kinda thought any member of congress would consider a problem.