Springfield College students have a wide range of opportunities to apply what they learn in the classroom, gain real-world experience, and advance their professional development through experiential education.

As a Springfield College student you’ll have a choice of internships and placements among hundreds of affiliated institutions and organizations. The list that follows reflects some of the fieldwork and internship sites available to students of the School of Arts, Sciences, and Professional Studies.

Department of Business Management

Business Management

  • 94.7 WMAS-FM Radio
  • 180 Fitness
  • City of Springfield
  • CityStage
  • Clear Channel Communications
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Financial Partners, Inc.
  • Inspired Marketing
  • Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts
  • L.E. Belcher, Inc.
  • Lego
  • Luso Federal Credit Union
  • MassMutual Center
  • MGM
  • Moriarty & Primack, PC
  • Noble Hospital
  • O’Connell Care at Home
  • Six Flags New England
  • Square One
  • Springfield College
  • Taxland
  • The Drama Studio
  • The Republican Newspaper
  • United Way
  • Veritas Prepatory Charter School
  • XL Center
  • YMCA
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Affiliated Agreements in Process

  • Inspired Marketing
  • David I. Peck, DMD, PC

Department of Education

Education

  • Agawam Public Schools
  • East Longmeadow Public Schools
  • Longmeadow Public Schools
  • Ludlow Public Schools
  • Springfield College Child Development Center
  • Square One
  • Trinity Nursery School

Springfield, Mass., Public Schools include:

  • Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School
  • Chestnut Accelerated Middle School
  • High School of Commerce
  • Kensington International School
  • M. Marcus Kiley Middle School
  • Mary M. Lynch School
  • Springfield Renaissance School
  • Roger L. Putnam Vocational-Technical Academy
  • White Street School
  • William N. DeBerry Elementary

Department of Humanities

Communication/Sports Journalism

Print Journalism

  • Addison Independent
  • Berkshire Eagle
  • Daily Hampshire Gazette
  • Hartford Courant
  • Lynn Daily Item
  • New Haven Register
  • Observer Dispatch
  • The Republican
  • Westfield Evening News

Internet Journalism

  • Federalbaseball.com
  • Masslive.com
  • WEEI.com

Radio Journalism

  • WAQY (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WFCR (Amherst, Mass.)
  • WGIR (N.H.)
  • WHLL (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WHMP (Northampton, Mass.)
  • WHYN (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WMAS (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WPKX (Springfield, Mass.)
  • Z100 (N.Y.)

Television Journalism

  • CNN (Atlanta)
  • FOX (Connecticut)
  • MTV (New York)
  • NBC Sports (New York)
  • NESN–New England Sports Network
  • (Watertown, Mass.)
  • WGBY—PBS 57 (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WGGB—abc40 (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WHDH—NBC 7 (Boston)
  • WSHM—CBS 3 (Springfield, Mass.)
  • WTNH (New Haven, Conn.)
  • WWLP—NBC 22 (Springfield, Mass.)

Public Relations

  • American International College
  • Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Detroit Pistons
  • Elms College
  • Hockey East
  • New Britain Rock Cats
  • New England Revolution
  • New England Small College Athletic Conference
  • Springfield Armor
  • Springfield College
  • Springfield Falcons
  • University of Massachusetts

English

  • Springfield Regional Office for Senator Elizabeth Warren
  • Springfield College Alden Street Review
  • Springfield Public Library

Department of Math, Physics, and Computer Science

Math, Physics, and Computer Science

  • AT&T
  • Baystate Health Systems
  • Big Y
  • Farm Credit Financial Partners, Inc.
  • FieldEddy Insurance
  • Healthcare Software, Inc.
  • Hitachi
  • IBM
  • Massmutual
  • MEDITECH
  • Providence Hospital
  • Springfield College Technology Solution Center
  • Travelers Insurance Company

Department of Psychology

Psychology

Athletic Counseling

  • Belchertown High School
  • Daggetts Gymnastics
  • Life Coach Center
  • MacDuffie School
  • National Football Foundation

Child Development

  • Acorn Learning Center
  • Area Preschools and Daycare Centers
  • America Reads
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • Department of Youth Services
  • Pioneer Developmental Services
  • Springfield After School Program
  • YMCA centers and programs

Clinical Mental Health

  • Child Guidance Clinic
  • Glenmeadow Retirement Community
  • Mental Health Association
  • New England Business Association
  • On Our Way Program
  • Providence Health Systems
  • The Center for Mental Health Resources
  • Wheeler Clinic

Counseling

  • Center for Human Development
  • Children’s Study Home
  • Ring Nursing Home South
  • Terri Thomas Girls Assessment Program
  • The Carson Center for Human Services
  • Westfield Crisis Intervention Program

Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

  • Holyoke Department of Social Services
  • Holyoke Rehabilitation Center
  • Mercy Medical Center Emergency Room
  • South Middlesex Opportunity Council
  • Sober Housing Program
  • South End Community Center
  • Phoenix House Academy
  • Hope Center

Industrial Organizational Psychology

  • Big Y World Class Market
  • Disney College Program
  • Inter-community Mental Health Group
  • Mercy Medical Center
  • TD Bank

Miscellaneous

  • FutureWorks
  • Reeds Landing
  • Soldiers’ Home

Springfield College

  • Child Development Center
  • Department of Public Safety
  • Office of Admissions
  • Office of Student Volunteer Programs
  • Spiritual Life

Department of Social Sciences

Criminal Justice

Courts

  • Hampden County Office of Probations
  • Middlesex Juvenile Court
  • United States Federal Probation
  • Worcester Superior Court

Police Departments

  • Bergenfield, N.J.
  • Billerica, Mass.
  • Connecticut State Police
  • Enfield, Conn.
  • Glens Falls, N.Y.
  • Massachusetts State Police
  • Middletown, Conn.
  • Orange County (N.Y.) Sheriff’s Department
  • Plainfield, Conn.
  • Sheffield, Mass.
  • Springfield, Mass.
  • U.S. Marshals Service
  • Woburn, Mass.
  • Worcester, Mass.

Miscellaneous Criminal Justice

  • Attorney General’s Office, Mass.
  • Dunn & Phillips, PC
  • Hampden County Correctional Center
  • MacDougall-Walker Correctional Institution, Conn.
  • MassMutual Security
  • Massachusetts Environmental Police
  • Springfield College Department of Safety
  • The Salvation Army/Bridging the Gap
  • U.S. Post Office Security
  • United States Supreme Court

History

  • Mystic Seaport
  • Smithsonian Institution

Sociology

    • Baystate Medical Center
    • Gardening the Community
    • Girls Inc.
    • Make-A-Wish Foundation
    • MassMutual
    • Renaissance Manor
    • Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps
    • Springfield Police Department
    • STEM Middle Academy
    • YMCA of Greater Springfield, Mass.
    • YMCA of the USA

Youth Development

  • Angelo Puppolo, State Representative
  • Balliet Middle School
  • Boy Scouts of America, Western Massachusetts Council
  • Camp Beckett
  • Center for Human Development
  • Community Services Institute
  • Department of Children & Families
  • Dunbar Community Center
  • Gardening the Community
  • Gray House
  • Girls, Inc.
  • Greater Hartford YMCA
  • Hampden County Correctional Center
  • International Agencies (Brazil, South Africa, Mexico)
  • Juvenile Correctional Facility
  • Liberty Preparatory Academy
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • Monroe Family YMCA, Rochester, N.Y.
  • Recovery High School
  • Scantic Valley YMCA
  • South Shore YMCA
  • Springfield Central High School
  • Springfield High School of Science & Technology
  • United Way of Pioneer Valley
  • Upward Bound
  • Western Massachusetts Regional Women’s Correctional Center
  • Western New England University
  • YMCA, England

Department of Visual and Performing Arts

Art Therapy/Art Education

  • 21st Century Community Learning Centers:
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Academy of Art and Learning
  • AdCare Hospital
  • Adaptive Sports & Recreation Association
  • Albany Medical Center
  • Arbor House Transitional Support
  • Athol-Orange Family Inn
  • Austine School for the Deaf
  • Baystate Franklin Medical Center
  • Berkshire Health Systems
  • Birchland Park Middle School
  • Birch Manor Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing
  • Center
  • Boys & Girls Club of Chicopee
  • Boys & Girls Club of Greater Westfield
  • Brattleboro Retreat
  • Brightwood Elementary School
  • Center for Behavioral Health
  • Central Vermont Medical Center
  • Chestelm Health and Rehab
  • Chicopee Council on Aging
  • Children’s Study Home
  • Community Child Guidance Clinic
  • Community Health Resources
  • Connecticut Children’s Place
  • Cooley Dickinson Hospital
  • Council for Creative Projects
  • Creative Rehabilitation Services
  • Creative Trails/Support Solutions
  • Crestview Rehabilitation Center
  • Crutchins Programs for Children & Families: Three Rivers Program
  • Distinctive Art Studio
  • Dunbar Community Center
  • Dutchess County BOCES
  • Eastern Connecticut Health Network
  • Elias Brookings School
  • Family Center of Washington County
  • Forest Park Middle School
  • Friends of the Homeless Services
  • German Gerena Community School
  • Giggle Gardens Daycare Center
  • Green Street Art Program
  • Guild for Exceptional Children
  • Hampden County Sheriff’s Office
  • Hampshire County Sheriff’s Office
  • Hartford Hospital
  • Hasbro Children’s Hospital
  • Health Care & Rehabilitation Services of Southeastern Vermont
  • Heritage Academy
  • Hillcrest Education Center
  • Hilltown Community Health Center
  • Holiday Retirement
  • Holyoke Boys & Girls Club
  • Holyoke, Chicopee, and Springfield
  • Head Starts
  • Holyoke Rehabilitation Center
  • Hospital for Special Care
  • Human Resources Associates
  • Hunterdon Medical Center
  • Jewish Geriatric Services
  • JFK Middle School
  • Jump Street
  • La Petite Ecole
  • Leeds Elementary School
  • Manchester Memorial Hospital
  • Marillac Family Shelter
  • Memorial School
  • Mercy Home for the Children
  • Metcalf Preschool
  • Mill Pond School
  • Milton Bradley Elementary School
  • Monson High School
  • Mont Marie Health Care Center
  • My Sister’s House
  • New England Business Associates
  • New Hope Manor
  • Noble Hospital
  • Northeast Center for Youth and Families
  • Oak Hill
  • Olympus Specialty Hospital
  • Open Pantry Teen Living Program
  • Orchard Valley at Wilbraham
  • Palmer House Alzheimers Center
  • People’s Health and Wellness Clinic
  • Pioneer Valley Montessori School
  • Phoenix House Academy
  • Powder Mill Middle School
  • Prime Time House
  • Putnam Hospital Center
  • Rebecca Johnson School
  • Reeds Landing Retirement Community
  • Riverside Industries
  • Riverview Hospital
  • Samuel Bowles School
  • ServiceNet
  • South Oaks Hospital
  • Springfield Academy for Excellence
  • Springfield College Child Development Center
  • Springfield Museums
  • Springfield Pulse
  • Scantic Valley YMCA
  • Stetson School
  • Suffield High School
  • Sunshine Village
  • The Atrium at Cardinal Drive
  • The Brien Center
  • The Connecticut Hospice Arts Program
  • The Institute of Living
  • The Summer Camp
  • Thousand Cranes Studio
  • Valleyhead, Inc.
  • Valley Opportunity Council
  • Van Sickle Middle School
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Washington County Mental Health Services
  • Waterbury Public Schools
  • WE-MPACT LCC
  • Weldon Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Western Massachusetts Hospital
  • White Street Elementary School
  • William DeBerry Elementary School
  • Windham Center
  • Wing Memorial Hospital
  • YMCA Camp Combe
  • YMCA Hunderton County
  • YMCA of Greater Westfield
  • YMCA Springfield
  • YWCA of Western Massachusetts
  • Vibra Healthcare

Computer Graphics/Digital Arts

  • Big Picture Agency
  • Channing Bete
  • Gravity Switch
  • Hartford Courant
  • Lego
  • Mckenzie Design
  • Market Mentors
  • MassMutual
  • Octagon
  • The Perfect Promotion
  • Positronic
  • Springfield College Office of Marketing and Communications
  • Suki Skincare
  • The Republican
  • Valley Advocate
  • Valley Free Radio
  • Veritech Corporation
  • Warner Music Group
  • WGGB abc40
  • World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.
  • Xvivo

Dance

Dance Performance

  • Contact Quarterly
  • Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival
  • Judy Dworin Dance Project

Educational Affiliations

  • Commonwealth Academy
  • D.R.E.A.M. Studios
  • Enfield Transitional Learning Academy
  • MacDuffie School
  • Over the Top Ballroom Dance Project, Springfield Public Schools
  • Springfield College Child Development Center
  • Wilbraham-Monson Academy

Private Dance Studios

  • The Dance Academy of Somers, Conn.
  • The Dance Studio, Wilbraham, Mass.

Therapeutic Dance

  • The Atrium, Agawam, Mass.