Internship Business Partners

Polk State would like to thank these supportive business partners who have worked with our students in AS and BAS program internships over the 2015-2016 academic year. The opportunities you gave our students enabled them to soar higher, see farther, and dream bigger!

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.”
– Edmund Hillary

A big Polktastic thanks to these internship placements/employers (those in BOLD are 2015-2016 providers):

Advertising Signs that Work
Automated Controls of Tampa
Bond Clinic – Better Bladder Clinic

Brandaid Media
Brooks Law

Butterkrust Bakery
Central Florida Development Council-Small Business Assistance Program (CFDC-SBAC)
Central Florida Media Group
Central Florida YMCA
Citizens Bank
City of Haines City

City of Lakeland
City of Winter Haven
Clark’s House
Coca Cola

Cost Cast Inc.
Crown Information Management
Cutrale Citrus
Downtown Lakeland Partnership (DLP)
Douglas Sign
Florida Department of Transportation

Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute
FL Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
Florida’s Natural 
Harrell’s Inc.
Indian River Transport
ITW-Performance Polymers
JC Machine, Inc.
John Wood Realty & Investments
King Music
LandSouth Realty
The Lakeland Center

Lakeland Electric
Leland Family Ministries
Metz Foods
Oakbridge Healthcare Center
Packaging Corporation of America
Paint Along Studios
Polk County Government
Polk State College
Polk State Corporate College
ProPak Software
Republic Services – Florida Refuse
Saddle Creek Logistics Services
 Sofidel America
Sun ‘n Fun
The Villages
U.S. Civil Courts
United Way of Central Florida
Watson Clinic
Winter Haven Economic Development Council (WHEDC)

Our interns in Merida, Mexico worked at Habla School of Language and Musica School of Music.

Thank you to all of our internship providers! If you would like to provide an internship for a Polk State student in the 2015-2016 year, please contact Matina Wagner, Internship Coordinator & Experiential Learning at 863-298-6897,, or register with us at