InteRDom offers a wide variety of internships for undergraduate, graduate, and gap-year students. The program coordinates a customized internship experience ranging from 10 – 48 weeks in duration, according to each student's study area and career interests. InteRDom works with more than 350 organizations in public, private and non-profit sectors to match students with an organization to foster a mutually beneficial relationship.
Please note the internship opportunities listed below are samples of internships that were previously conducted, and are subject to change by season, availability and the needs of each organization.
To learn more about the field of Information and Communications Technology in the Dominican Republic
The Dominican Republic forms part of a group of countries that have transformed their economies through the employment of new technologies. The nation has one of the most advanced telecommunications infrastructures in Latin America, boasting extensive mobile phone and landline services. Wireless Internet access in now available in many locations in Santo Domingo. The country has eight major Internet service providers: Codetel, Claro, Tricom, Aster, VIVA, France Telecom, One Max and Wind Telecom. Its digital cable providers Telecable Nacional and Wind Telecom broadcast 46 television channels.
There is a need within the industry to identify niches for the application of new technologies. Further research and development is required regarding how technology can be better harnessed to improve the living standards of residents throughout the country.
InterDom offers internship opportunities related to: database design and administration, distance education, digital media management, e-commerce, programming and software development and web page design.