In order to partake in a US Internship at AOL students must be
currently enrolled in an accredited university or have graduated
within the last 6 months. Students must be authorized to work in
the US for the duration of their internship.
While we do NOT require students to be of a specific academic year,
the majority are incoming/current juniors or incoming/current
Field of Study: We do not require interns to be studying within a
specific field. However, individual internships may prefer students
with specific academic backgrounds.
Skills and Experience: The vast majority of our interns have had
previous related internship experience at a media/technology/agency
organization. Maintain a blog? Created your own start-up? We want
to hear about it. In addition, we look for students who are team
players, creative thinkers, embody the entrepreneurial sprit and
who are not afraid to take initiative. Strong verbal and written
communication skills is a must in any role. We also look for
students who directly embody our AOL Values: We are in the business
of helping people. Period. We say what we mean and do what we say.
We act with integrity. We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity--we
think big and take chances. We hire and empower smart people who
love what they do. We trust and root for each other-we win as a
team. We take fun seriously.
Time Commitment: Summer internships typically require a 40hr/week
commitment. Semester internships typically are part time and ask
for around 2-3 days a week availability. Specific requirements for
specific roles are posted on all job descriptions.
Academic Credit Requirements: AOL Internships are paid and do NOT
require you to receive academic credit.
GPA requirements: This may vary by individual internship.
Driver Requirement: n/a
Health requirement n/a
In order to qualify for an internship at AOL in the USA, candidates
MUST be legally authorized to work in the U.S. Students eligible
for CPT and OPT typically do quallify.