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Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has global reach and market leading businesses in education, business, and consumer publishing and is listed on the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).
The Pearson Education Internship Program (PEIP) is a national program of 100+ competitively compensated ten-week STEM and non-STEM internships across different locations, functions, and businesses. This is an exceptional career opportunity for students and recent university graduates to be mentored by Pearson managers, work on challenging projects, and have opportunities for leadership and professional development.
All PEIP interns have the opportunity to attend career-related seminars at the local and national level, network with managers and other interns, and receive discounts on Pearson educational materials and services, Penguin books, and Financial Times subscriptions. For more information, visit the PEIP web page: http://www.pearsonstudents.com/get-involved/internships/index.html.
In order to be qualified for the Pearson Education Internship Program (PEIP), you must have: a graduation date between January 2013 - June 2015, cumulative GPA of 3.2 or above, proper authorization to work in the U.S., and be able to participate in the ten-week internship session from June 2 - August 8, 2014.
Specific requirements vary for different internship positions, but our preferred candidate qualities include: prior internship or employment experience, proven leadership and analytical skills, exemplary written and verbal communication skills, strong computer skills, self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit, team player, inquisitive, adaptable to change, and passionate about making a difference in education and impacting the future of global minds.
Talent and Leadership Development Programs
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New York, NY 10010
Number of Interns: 101 or more
Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students, Business School Students, Law School Students