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Many Internships Require Significant Technical Skills

05/21/2014

Inside Higher Ed. May 20, 2014.

Internships are meant to be a steppingstone to potential full-time jobs -- but intern positions in many fields require significant technical skills that would-be applicants may lack, a new analysis finds. The study is based on an analysis of about 275,000 internship position postings by the firm Burning Glass