The internship trip to Merida, Mexico in the Yucatan, is led by Polk State Faculty and offers a wide range of opportunities for internships. The Merida trip is an exciting, transformational opportunity to learn about the Yucatan culture as well as to gain global work experience.  Opportunities are available for Spanish language novices as well as those with strong Spanish language skills, and in a wide range of industries and organizations.

Date: TBD

Overview: Students will live with homestay families and intern at local businesses. Internship fields include: business, education, healthcare, NGO, sports, and ESOL.

Courses: AS Practicum/ MAN4940/SLS2930

Leaders: Matina Wagner

Estimated Cost: $2000

50% Deposit Due: TBD

Things to Consider: TBD

CDC Recommendations:

https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/extended_student/mexico?s_cid=ncezid-dgmq-travel-leftnav-traveler

To register, contact Kim at ksimpson@polk.edu or at 863-669-4917.