Campuses & Host Companies

By law, all internships are unpaid and under 90 days.


Our Clearwater Beach campus offers tourism-oriented internships within hospitality properties and businesses in an  island environment 


Shephard's Beach Resort (Operations Internship)
Large and very successful hotel/restaurant/club resort directly on the beach in Clearwater. This internship is best for the students who want to learn the hopsitality industry. All phases of operations (rotation in each department every 2 weeks). 

Clearwater Beach Chamber of Commerce (Marketing and Communications Internship)
Tourists' first obligatory stop before their vacation can begin. The amazing CBCC staff will provide you with every map, brochure and piece of information you need to plan a successful vacation on America's Best Beach.



Florida Free Rides (Sales and Marketing Internship)
Florida Free Ride is a unique transportation company that provides free rides to tourists and locals around the island of Clearwater Beach. Drivers work for tips in advertising-covered vehicles that you can't miss. This is the company that the institute hires to transport our students on campuses. Internships are not available all year. 


Fun Ride Rentals (Operations Internship)

What best than to stroll the beach on a bike, surrey, scooter or fun coup? Fun Ride Rentals provides beach-goers as well as residents with all the equipment they need for a fun time on Clearwater Beach. This is an excellent internships for students determined to improve their English. Constant contact with customers. 



Griffin Directories (Marketing and Journalism Internship)
Griffin Directories is a multifaceted tourism marketing company that mainly provides printed guest directories to local hotels in over twenty Florida markets. Interesting for students who self-driven and are interested in advertising sales and journalism. No office work. 

John Funk Real Estate (Marketing and Operations Internship)
A highly experienced, strongly community-driven realtor, always available for his clients needs. For stduents who want to learn about real estate in the US, and also development. Small loffice environment. Good English required. 


Nature's Food Patch (Marketing and Operations Internship) The best independent Organic Supermarkets in the Tampa Bay area. Increadible service to their customers, and an amazing selection of organic products. For students interested in learning digital marketing to consumers, but also supply management chain..very fast paced and interesting. Excellent employee-driven professional ambiance. 

Tropics Boat Tours  and/or  The Clearwater Ferry (Market Analysis Internship)
Clearwater Beach's most popular boat cruise service. In the afternoon, you can take your family to see dolphins in the wild (they guarantee you will at least spot one!); at night, they organize an amazing cruises with breathtaking sunset views and great entertainment on board. For stduents interested in Social network community management, all marketing-oriented actions, contact with customers on the boats, marketing surveys, and operations of  a cruise company or a ferry. 


Our St Petersburg campus offers entrepreneurship-oriented internships within a very close community in a dynamic urban setting, dominated by the Arts and a very strong chamber of commerce. 



Morean Arts Center (Operations Internship)
The mission of the Morean Arts Center is to connect people with art through innovative, community-oriented art and art education and to contribute to the economic development of the region.

St Petersburg Art Alliance (Marketing and Operations Internship)
The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance provides leadership for the financial success, quality, diversity, and organizational stability of the arts and cultural community of St. Petersburg. Ideal for stduents who want to work on Digital Marketing, Event Organization, and Social Network Community Management. Must be interested in the promotion of the arts under all its forms. 


St Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce (Marketing and Communications Internships)
The Sunshine City (and area)'s preeminent leader of business in order to ensure the economic growth and vitality of the community. This is for stduents interested in Event Planning and Digital Marketing. 

The Green House  (Operations Internship) The Green House is a partnership between the City of St Petersburg and the St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce which was created to foster and help all start-ups in St Petersburg. It provides forum, classes, training and counseling to all start-up member companies who need help. This is an ideal intership for all stduents interested in Entrepreneurship, Event Planning and Marketing or Public Relations. Excellent forum called ! million Cups that is attended every Wednesday by all students in the institute and the business community. 

The Florida CraftArts (Operations and Marketing Internship) An art organization with a large gallery which represents hundreds of craft artists, promotes them in the heart of the Art Community of St Petersburg, one of the leading Art community in the SoutEast Region of the US. represents artists from Florida and organizes a traveling exhibition as well. This is a great opportunity for students interested in NGOs, Art, Public Relations and Digital Marketing 



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Simultaneous courses and unpaid internship program

Small American host companies

Market Analysis



Clearwater Beach and St Petersburg, Florida

Immersion in the tourism industry

English & International business


With professional life

Networking events

Between theory and practice