An Internship is an opportunity to gain experience and explore career options. An internship also provides the employers the opportunity to examine your potential. Students should view internships as an expected collegiate experience. More and more, organizations are expecting graduates to bring experience to the table. In order to compete at the highest level, the internship provides an opportunity for the student to gain technical experience, as well as explore career options available. Remember as an intern, you should always strive to contribute to your team.