About JCPenney Company Inc.

Founded in 1902 by James Cash Penney, JCPenney has become an American department store institution. With around 1,100 locations nationwide and a retail web presence, the company receives business from more than half of American households annually. The company continues to subscribe to the "golden rule" philosophy of its founder--to treat others "fair and square." It's also in the process of revitalizing its image with new initiatives, a new logo, and celebrity spokesperson Ellen Degeneres.

Founded in 1902 by James Cash Penney, JCPenney has become an American department store institution. With around 1,100 locations nationwide and a retail web presence, the company receives business from more than half of American households annually. The company continues to subscribe to the "golden rule" philosophy of its founder--to treat others "fair and square." It's also in the process of revitalizing its image with new initiatives, a new logo, and celebrity spokesperson Ellen Degeneres.

Eligibility

Open to college juniors and seniors. A GPA of at least 3.0/3.1 is required.

JCPenney Company Inc.

  • Jason Leonard
  • J. C. Penney Company, Inc.
  • Director of Field Recruiting
  • 6501 Legacy Drive
  • Plano, TX 75024
  • Phone: 972.431.2395

Stats

  • Number of Interns: 101 or more; 119
  • Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Paid; Paid - $14 / hour; Academic Credit is available. Perks: Housing; Seminars; Travel
  • Duration: Less than 6 weeks; Internship Coordinator
  • Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors

Locations

  • Aaronsburg, PA
  • Plano, TX