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You will get kicked out of class. Guaranteed.

Longwood requires all students to participate in an internship or a directed research experience. Longwood students are gaining hands-on real world experience at a wide range of organizations.


In today's world, it's not enough to have good grades and a solid academic background. Sure, that's important, and you'll find that Longwood offers you a wide range of majors and concentrations - taught by an outstanding faculty. But you'll also learn a great deal outside the classroom.



Hands-on Experience

At Longwood, you'll gain "hands-on" experience in your chosen field - the kind of experience that impresses future employers and adds true value to your resume. Through internships, directed research, independent studies, or student teaching, you'll learn how to apply what you've learned in class to the real world of work.

Think of it as on-the-job training with college credit.