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Independent Learning

Take what you learn in the classroom and apply your knowledge in an independent setting.

Students can experience independent learning through a variety of offerings: Work with a professor on a research project, be mentored by a business professional through an internship, or travel abroad and experience a new culture which may also include working for an international business.  

  • Work with faculty member on their research interests or explore research that you are passionate about. There are several avenues to pursue independent research.  Read here about projects our students have worked on: Research
  • Work off site at an internship in which your classroom knowledge is applied in an everyday work setting. Graduate with real world experience. Read profiles of recent interns
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/3064-sam-sjosten"><img src="/live/image/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,400,267/16688_sam_sjosten.rev.1493747251.jpg" alt="Profile of Sam Sjosten" title="Sam Sjosten" class="lw_image"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/3064-sam-sjosten">Sam Sjosten</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42">2020</div><div class="lw_profiles_43"/><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/2957-nick-macksoud"><img src="/live/image/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,20,338,358/16154_macksoud.rev.1488817935.jpg" alt="Profile of Nick Macksoud" title="Nick Macksoud" class="lw_image"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/2957-nick-macksoud">Nick Macksoud</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42">2016</div><div class="lw_profiles_43">Allendale, NJ</div><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/3270-vanessa-scalora"><img src="/live/image/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,507,397/18023_Vanessa_Scalora.rev.1502966274.jpg" alt="Profile of Vanessa Scalora" title="Vanessa Scalora" class="lw_image"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/3270-vanessa-scalora">Vanessa Scalora</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42">2017</div><div class="lw_profiles_43">Narrangansett, RI</div><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/3065-johnny-myers"><img src="/live/image/gid/116/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,960,960/13350_johnny_myers.rev.1464099747.jpg" alt="Profile of Johnny Myers" title="Johnny Myers" class="lw_image"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/3065-johnny-myers">Johnny Myers</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42">2019</div><div class="lw_profiles_43"/><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/3063-parker-wolf"><img src="/live/image/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,400,267/16687_parker_wolf.rev.1493747133.jpg" alt="Profile of Parker Wolf" title="Parker Wolf" class="lw_image"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/3063-parker-wolf">Parker Wolf</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42">2020</div><div class="lw_profiles_43"/><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/2958-keith-larkin"><img src="/live/image/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/35,0,180,144/16155_larkin.rev.1488818517.jpg" alt="Profile of Keith Larkin" title="Keith Larkin" class="lw_image"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/2958-keith-larkin">Keith Larkin</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42">2016</div><div class="lw_profiles_43">Garnet Valley, PA</div><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/3377-barron-natelli"><img src="/live/image/gid/58/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3024,2518/18858_BarronNatelliPhoto_web.rev.1506517466.jpg" alt="Barron Natelli" title="Barron Natelli" class="lw_image" width="167" height="167" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/58/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3024,2518/18858_BarronNatelliPhoto_web.rev.1506517466.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/58/width/167/height/167/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3024,2518/18858_BarronNatelliPhoto_web.rev.1506517466.jpg 3x" data-max-w="3024" data-max-h="2518"/></a></span></span> <div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/3377-barron-natelli">Barron Natelli</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42"/><div class="lw_profiles_43"/><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/946-ama-achiaw"><img src="/live/image/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/2596_img_5094.rev.1414081712.jpg" alt="Ama Achiaw" title="Ama Achiaw" class="lw_image" width="167" height="167" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/2596_img_5094.rev.1414081712.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/31/width/167/height/167/crop/1/2596_img_5094.rev.1414081712.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1650" data-max-h="1100"/></a></span></span> <div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/946-ama-achiaw">Ama Achiaw</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42"/><div class="lw_profiles_43"/><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/2926-bryan-martin"><img src="/live/image/gid/58/width/167/height/167/crop/1/15862_bryan_martin-_headshot.rev.1487599327.jpg" alt="Bryan Martin" title="Bryan Martin" class="lw_image" width="167" height="167" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/58/width/167/height/167/crop/1/15862_bryan_martin-_headshot.rev.1487599327.jpg 2x" data-max-w="400" data-max-h="400"/></a></span></span> <div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/2926-bryan-martin">Bryan Martin</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_42"/><div class="lw_profiles_43"/><div class="lw_profiles_52"/>