About the Internship
As a component of Mesa Community College, students can spend a semester as an intern at the Walt Disney World® Resort near Orlando, Florida or at the Disneyland® Resort in Anaheim, California as a Disney College Program participant. Interns will work closely with their instructor by creating a Mesa Community College email account and logging their experiences in Canvas.
There are two Internship classes you can take through MCC and earn a total of 6 Credits. The courses are GBS270AC (Business Internship) and MGT270AC (Management Internship) In order to complete these courses you have a total of four assignment requirements.
Syllabus quiz - Complete the syllabus quiz to have a full understanding of the expectations from this course.
Questions or Concerns?
Shane Siebold, M.Prof
Department of Business
Academic Coordinator of the Disney College Internship Program
Carie Allen, J.D.
Department of Business
Program Coordinator of the Disney College Internship Program
Discussion Post - post to the discussion board in Canvas letting everyone know where you are working and the type of work you are doing.
Midterm requirements: Create a one page Word document or .rtf file and post it in the assignment area of Canvas. 20 points total possible.
The one-page paper will be on either subject.
a. An experience you have learned about customer service while working at The Walt Disney
b. A networking opportunity you have had with someone in a mid to executive level within the
Final Project: Interns will create a final presentation on their experiences. Be creative! This can be a PowerPoint presentation, a video, a podcast, an interactive photo album, a journaled blog, or anything thing else you might want to use to describe your experience. Use pictures or anything else you would like to share.
While working in entry-level roles, this truly unique program allows participants the opportunity to:
- Learn important business philosophies and transferable skills from Disney leaders.
- Gain real-world experience from a highly admired company, which can be invaluable on any résumé and noticed by future employers.
- Make friends from around the world while living in fully-furnished, gated apartment complexes with security and deluxe amenities.
Enjoy the Cast-exclusive offerings at the Walt Disney World® Resort or the Disneyland® Resort, including Theme Park admission and select discounts on resorts, merchandise and more.