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CORE

 

ADVISING

INTERNSHIPS

Advising helps students plan courses in the liberal arts core curriculum, courses for a specific major and minor, study-away experiences and internships.

Tools for students
Learning outcomes

An internship is the practical application of the skills, knowledge and talents that students gain at Augustana or discover about themselves in a work or volunteer setting.

Types of internships

 

RESEARCH

CAREERS

Explore research opportunities, funding sources, and ways to present that work across all areas of study.

Student research grants and fellowships
Problem-based research (UMC)

Use the Viking Score to track your level of professional preparation for life after graduation.

Handshake for jobs and internships
Entrepreneurship
Resources

 

STUDY AWAY

OUTREACH

Augustana offers a wide range of domestic and international programs. Most programs are open to any student regardless of major.

List of programs

Work with communities in meaningful ways through service learning, community-based research and volunteering.

Upper Mississippi Center
Entrepreneurial (EDGE) Center

VOCATIONAL EXPLORATION

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Vocational exploration helps students discover and use their unique skills, gifts, talents, passions and values to meet the needs of the world.

There are many ways to make expanded academic experiences affordable and to explore beyond Augustana.

Augie Choice, $2,000 for each student
National fellowships and scholarships

 

 

Mission statement: CORE offers student-centered learning experiences that help students discover their purpose and passions, and connect them to their career aspirations. 

CORE offices are located in the Olin Center in the heart of campus, first and third floors.

Augustana’s CORE scores big with new graduates

New graduates who participated in Augustana's Viking Score program have a message for current students: Use it! The Viking Score helps students track their preparation for life after graduation. It's a simple checklist for each year of college, and each completed task earns points. Students can look at their point totals to see if they're on track.

CBS intern enjoys crazy week at John Deere Classic

Jake Norcia ’16 is a multimedia journalism/mass communication major. He shares some thoughts from his summer internship, at WHBF-TV, the Quad Cities’ CBS affiliate. Norcia has covered high school baseball and softball and the Quad Cities River Bandits minor league baseball team. But most recently, he covered the John Deere Classic PGA golf tournament just east of Rock Island in Silvis, Ill.

Augustana to offer $150,000 to student entrepreneurs

There's no roadmap for entrepreneurs, but several new resources at Augustana, including $150,000 in donor-funded grants, will help students better transfer their college experiences to life as an entrepreneur.

Students combine research and recreation in Denver

The Quad Cities is a rich location for internships and research. But some students want the added experience of practicing in their field while living in another part of the world. The Augustana in Denver internship program gives them that.The city is home to many alumni, providing students a strong career and internship network, and occasional invitations to dinner.
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