Internships for Credit
Biology 300, 301 and 302
ALL INTERNSHIPS MUST BE SET UP WITH THE APPROPRIATE COORDINATOR PRIOR TO BEGINNING WORK, IN ORDER TO COUNT FOR COURSE CREDIT.
Biology Internship (Bio 300) and Microbiology Internship (Bio 301) and Environmental Health Internship (Bio 302) are intended to give students opportunities to work in off-campus settings, both in the public and private sector, to further their understanding of biology and of various career pathways in - or closely related to - the biological sciences.
Some internships provide income in addition to college credit.
Internship credits count as upper-division elective credits for majors in this department.
Credit Values and Limits
- Paid internships: about 135 hours are required for every one credit of Bio 300 or 301 or 302.
- Unpaid internships: about 67 hours are required for every one credit of Bio 300 or 301 or 302.
- Per semester: maximum of three credits of Bio 300 and/or 301 and/or 302.
- Per career at UW Oshkosh: maximum of six credits of Bio 300 and/or 301 and/or 302.