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College of Business

Business 5 Career Development, Internships, and Co-Ops

Career Development, Internships, and Co-Ops

The College of Business offers many professional development opportunities for business students that will enhance their educational experience and provide a discipline-specific focus to career development goals.

  • Cooperative Education (Co-Op) and internships allow students to work directly in their field through the largest co-op program in Kentucky. Visit the Office of Advising and Career Services for more information or contact: Dr. Marcel Robles, 859-622-1091
  • EKU Center for Career & Co-op offers career days and other career development opportunities, such as resume preparation, mock interviews, and shadowing. Visit the Office of Advising and Career Services for more information and up coming events.
  • The College of Business Professional Development Series (BUS 100, BUS 200, BUS 300, BUS 400) spans the four years of the degree program and covers topics such as business etiquette, financial literacy, job readiness, and personal productivity.
  • The College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series brings accomplished executives to campus each fall to share their insights directly with students.

Adventure Promotions – Hiring a Marketing Specialist – please contact Dr. Marcel Robles to receive contact information and position description

Bandalier – Co-op Opportunities – please visit the website for more information and/or contact Dr. Marcel Robles for more info

Bluegrass Blockchain Developer Accelerator – applications are now open. To apply, please visit the website

City of London, KY – Seeking motivated student for an internship opportunity. Please send cover letter and resume to Chris Robinson, Director, City of London Tourism at

DHS Office of Intelligence and Analysis – (see next tab)

JPC America, Inc. – Review job description here. Contact Ben Saygers at 859-582-8980 or email

Kellwell – Where Service Still Counts – Three postings currently available. Email Dr. Marcel Robles for more information

Limestone Bank (Louisville, KY) – Looking to hire Credit Analyst. Contact Dr. Marcel Robles to receive contact information

McCord, Weir & Associates Accounting – Seeking entry level accountant. Please contact Crystal Weir at for more information

Myers & Stauffer – Full-time position available in Frankfort, KY. Contact Dr. Marcel Robles to receive contact information

Northwestern Mutual (Lexington, KY) – Paid co-op. Apply via Handshake

Summit Materials – Multiple co-op positions, Somerset & Lexingotn, KY. Apply via Handshake

Student Success Center – GURU – Email Ciarra Johnson at for questions. For full details related to the position, email Dr. Marcel Robles

Wooftek, LLC – Contact Dr. Marcel Robles to receive contact information

**Disclaimer – Positions may or may not be available – Revised 2021 August 01

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College of Business

521 Lancaster Avenue
BTC 214, Business and Technology Center
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: 859-622-1409
Fax: 859-622-1413

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