The University of Miami is proud to offer employers HireACane, our Career Management System. HireACane is designed to allow employers to post internships for FREE and manage their own accounts.
, it is required that all employers that are for profit pay their interns, unless the intern is receiving academic credit. Government agencies and Not-For-Profits may host interns without pay. An intern's hours will vary depending on the time of year. Typically, students work around 10 to 15 hours during the semester. Summer internships can range from 15 hours per week to full-time. More information regarding average national salaries for interns based on major/industry via NACE.
For an unpaid internship (for academic credit) to be a bona fide unpaid internship, the employer needs to comply with the Fair Labor Standards Act which details that: