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Looking for an internship or just want to know what internships are all about?  Industry Relations’s Internship Program at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts can help!

We offer several workshops on topics related to internships.  Past topics have included:

  • Resume Bootcamps
  • Why Internships Matter  
  • Reading Between The Lines - What Common Phrases on Internship Listings Really Mean
  • Succeeding On Internships
  • Top 5 Reasons Why You’re Not Getting The Internship
  • Speed Networking

NOTE: We vary the topics depending on events on campus as well as the needs of all 7 School of Cinematic Arts divisions.

All SCA students receive a weekly internship newsletter via e-mail with schedules of events as well as featured internships of the week.

We offer internship career fairs where entertainment recruiters from large companies come to USC twice per year, in the fall and spring semesters. Just a small selection of past attendees have included:

  • 21st Century Fox
  • Abrams Artists Agency
  • Blizzard
  • CBS
  • Discovery Network
  • Disney
  • Dreamworks
  • Framestore
  • Gersh Agency
  • Illumination Entertainment
  • Insomniac Games
  • Legendary Entertainment
  • Paradigm Talent Agency
  • Paramount Network
  • Rockstar Games
  • Skydance Media
  • Showtime
  • Sony
  • Treyarch
  • UTA
  • Viacom
  • Warner Bros.

Many times, employers come to USC School of Cinematic Arts specifically wanting to connect with students for their internship programs.  We offer tours and info sessions directly with companies throughout the year.

We offer limited appointments to students to go over internship goals, resumes, cover letters, and any other internship-related topics they may need assistance with.

Please attend some of our CAREER Workshops and Meetings to ask questions on resumes and internship needs.

For information on Academic Credit for Internships – speak directly with your advisor to find out the best semester and class to take for internship credit.

Also, the USC Career Center is a great resource for all USC Students. They have resource links, and they hosts many talks and workshops on Interning while at USC. The CAREER CENTER also has general tutorial videos regarding professional development and an overview of common questions for all students. They are located in the Student Union on campus and online at CAREERS.USC.EDU

Contact Information

Internship Program
Industry Relations, USC School of Cinematic Arts
900 W 34th Street, SCA 235
University Park, SCA 319
Phone: 213.740.4432