A subsidiary of Viacom, BET was the first African-American-owned
cable television network, and has been the biggest name in
African-American entertainment for over 20 years. The station
offers a wide variety of programming, ranging from talk shows to
music videos, as well as a reality TV show.
BET offers internships in every department: BET Interactive, BET
Jazz, creative services, marketing, advertising, fashion, print and
design, broadcast engineering, public relations, human resources,
legal, news and programming, information services, music
programming and many more. Naturally, intern duties vary from
department to department. Overall, students will learn about
BET's long and short-term goals and objectives, as well as gain
introductory experience in the corporate and television production
Open to currently enrolled college students. Graduate and law
school students may also apply for some positions, as long as they
are eligible to receive academic credit.