University of California, Riverside

Undergraduate Business Program

Academic Credit for Internships (BUS 198I)

Business students that have obtained internships may be eligible to receive academic credit through BUS 198I. This is a four-unit graded course, and meets during the quarter. Attendance is mandatory for the course. To view the current course time and location, you can find it on the UCR Schedule of Classes website.

Enrollment instructions for BUS 198I are outlined below. All of these steps must be completed by the end of the first full week of the quarter. In addition, you must attend the first day of class even if your paperwork is still in progress.

  1. Obtain a Business‐related internship on your own. The Career Center is available to provide advice on obtaining internships.
  2. Visit the Career Center to pick up the 198I form after you have secured an internship.
  3. Have the form signed by your internship supervisor.
  4. Return to the Career Center to have your form signed.
  5. Make an appointment with the Assistant Dean in Business Administration in Olmsted Hall 2340 by calling 951‐827‐4551.
  6. The Assistant Dean will evaluate your internship and if approved will review the syllabus and sign your form.
  7. Take the form with all the signatures to the Registrar's Office to register for the course.

Note: the course usually meets 4-5 times a quarter and in order to get credit, you must attend the class. You must be employed as an intern the same quarter you are enrolled in this class as the assignments are based on the internship experience.

For a printable document of the above enrollment instructions, see this document.

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Undergraduate Business Program
2340 Olmsted Hall

Tel: (951) 827-4551
Fax: (951) 827-5061