While traditional summer internships do still exist, there are many other internship-like opportunities that don't fit the old model.
Not all interns today are teenagers or in their early twenties. Students who have already been in the workforce for awhile are participating in internships. They may have been impacted by layoffs or are seeking a career change and are also using internships or other career experiences to gain that much needed edge in seeking new employment.
Let's take a look at some of the kinds of internships and other career experiences companies are making available today.