English Internships

English students often participate in internships that lead to full-time positions. Past students have interned with companies such as:

  • Television Academy in Hollywood 
  • African American Museum of Iowa 
  • Alzheimer's Association–East Central Iowa Chapter 
  • Brucemore historic site and community cultural center 
  • The Gazette 
  • KGAN 
  • United Way of East Central Iowa 
  • University of Iowa Health Care

Students also gain experience with Paha Review, Mount Mercy’s literary magazine, and the university’s award-winning student newspaper, the Mount Mercy Times. Through Mount Mercy’s Visiting Writers Series, students have the opportunity to interact and learn from nationally known authors