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Internships are a vital piece of the academic experience at Bethel. They provide structured, relevant off-campus learning experiences for our students while giving them the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to practical applications.

Each year, students from our department fill over 100 internship positions in the community, contributing to organizations through new and creative ideas while providing short-term assistance. Internships give organizations the chance to evaluate potential employees and give students the chance to assess the fit between their career goals and the organization.

Learn more about internships on our Internship Blog.

The Internship Experience

Internships provide students with valuable work experience, give them an opportunity to explore career goals, and contribute to the host organization through new and creative ideas.

Top Internship Sites

Every year, our department places students in global organizations, Fortune 500 companies, and top non-profits. Here are a few of the companies our students have worked for in recent years:

  • Best Buy
  • Carlson Wagonlit
  • Deloitte, LLP
  • Ernst & Young, LLP
  • Grant Thornton, LLP
  • General Mills
  • Honeywell
  • Horsager Leadership
  • KARE 11
  • KPMG
  • Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Co, LLP
  • Minnesota Children’s Museum
  • Minnesota Twins
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Periscope
  • PrairieCare
  • Securian
  • Slumberland
  • SPS Commerce
  • Target
  • Thomson Reuters
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • United Way
  • US Bank
  • Walser
  • Wells Fargo
  • YouthWorks

Student and Alumni Groups

Bethel Business and Economics Association

Students in the Bethel Business and Economics Association (BBEA) gain the training, skills, and networking opportunities important to success in the workplace.

BethelBiz Alumni Network

BethelBiz is a network that will connect you to fellow alumni, inspire you to pursue excellence in the workplace, and challenge you to become a faithful leader in your community.

Become a Bethel Student