Internships and Careers

Students majoring in Communications and Media Studies, Graphic Design, Journalism, Public Relations, or Web Development find internships and employment in a variety of enterprises both for-profit and not-for-profit.

Communication and Media Studies

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Internship Opportunities

  • Providence Tourism Bureau
  • Arnold Advertising
  • RDW Group Advertising
  • WPRI Channel 12
  • Newport Tennis Hall of Fame
  • East Bay Newspapers
  • Hasbro, RI
  • Tango Pix
  • RI International Film Festival

Graduate Study

  • Emerson College
  • Boston University
  • Boston College
  • University of Rhode Island 
  • Syracuse University 
  • Bentley University
  • New York University

Employers

  • WCVB-TV
  • ESPN
  • Associated Press
  • East Bay Newspapers 
  • Newport Tennis Hall of Fame 
  • Stop & Shop
  • The Red Cross
  • Hasbro, RI
  • Olender Media
  • Fama PR
  • Mequoda Daily and Library 
  • Houghton Mifflin
  • Citizens Bank

Graphic Design

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Internship Opportunities

  • Alex and Ani
  • iRobot
  • Get In Shape for Women
  • Business Journals, Inc.
  • Fuzion Design
  • Maximum Media
  • SiriusDecisions
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Walt Disney World
  • Staples
  • Sailing World Magazine
  • Scratch Marketing + Media
  • National Grid
  • Relevant24
  • Teespring

Journalism

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Internship and Employment Opportunities 

  • CBS News
  • Comcast Sports Net
  • East Bay Newspapers
  • ESPN
  • Gatehouse Media
  • Hill Newspaper
  • International Tennis Hall of Fame
  • MTV Networks
  • New England Sports Network
  • New York Daily News
  • Newport Daily News
  • Newport Mercury
  • Providence Bruins
  • Rhode Island International Film Festival
  • Rhode Island Monthly
  • Rhode Island Save the Bay
  • Rhode Show
  • Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry
  • Waterfire
  • WCVB-TV
  • WGGB-TV
  • WHDH-TV
  • WJAR
  • WJMN-FM
  • WPRI Channel 12

Public Relations

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Internship and Employment Opportunities

  • Advocacy Solutions LLC
  • Amoskeag Beverages
  • Arnold Advertising
  • Astonish Results
  • Citizens Bank
  • Discovery Communications
  • Disney Radio
  • Dorel Recreational/Leisure
  • Fama PR
  • Flashtalking, Inc.
  • FM Global
  • Grace Ormonde Wedding Style
  • Hasbro, RI
  • Houghton Mifflin
  • Make a Wish Foundation
  • Marlo Marketing Communications
  • Missy Farren & Associates
  • Montblanc NA
  • MTV Networks
  • Newberry Public Relations
  • Newport Harbor Corp.
  • Newport Tennis Hall of Fame
  • Northeast Health System
  • Oceanos Marketing
  • Olender Media
  • Paul & Partners
  • Primary Residential Mortgage
  • Providence Tourism Bureau
  • RDW Group Advertising
  • Red Cross
  • RI International Film Festival
  • SEB Marketing
  • Stop & Shop
  • Swatch Group
  • Tango Pix
  • Verdi Productions
  • WLIT - Light Rock
  • WPRI Channel 12

Web Development

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Internship Opportunities

  • Autodesk
  • Bank Newport
  • US Sailing Association
  • Cox Communications
  • American Power Conversion
  • Roger Williams University Information Technology Department
  • Visual Technologies, Inc.

Employers

  • Asset International
  • Citizens Bank
  • Hewitt Associates
  • MEDITECH
  • PC Connection
  • Rhode Island State Police
  • Torex Retail
  • National Grid
  • American Power Conversion
  • U.S. Department of Defense
  • State Street Bank & Trust