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FACULTY/STAFF > DEPARTMENTS & OFFICES > CAREER CENTER > SEARCHING FOR INTERNSHIPS ON MONSTERTRAK
Searching for Internships on MonsterTRAK

MonsterTRAK provides access to full-time job postings (online resume drops), on-campus recruiting opportunities (preselects), internships, student employment jobs and volunteer positions sent to Robert Morris University by employers. It also provides access to a national database that includes full-time, internship, and part-time jobs.

Steps to Register
  1. On the Career Center website click on the MonsterTRAK logo.

  2. Enter your Freedom Card Number in the "Register with MonsterTRAK" box and click "Submit."

  3. Complete the user profile and create your own user name and password. It is recommended that you do NOT use your Robert Morris University password.

  4. Click the "Continue" button.

  5. Preview your registration information for accuracy, and then click the "Submit Profile" button.
Searching for Internships on MonsterTRAK

After you have completed your user registration profile
  1. Go to www.monstertrak.com and enter your username and password. Then click "Log-In."

  2. Click on the first link, "RMU Jobs- Intern/WorkStudy/National."

  3. From the drop down menus, click on search criteria that are important to you and click "Search."

  4. Review the listings and click on the job titles if you wish to learn more details about a position. To apply, scroll down to the bottom of the listing and hit the "Preview and Submit Resume" button. If no button is present, the employer has opted not to receive resumes via e-mail. In that case, follow the instructions listed in the "How to Apply" section of the posting or apply directly to the employer using the contact information provided.
Common Searches

The "RMU Jobs" section of MonsterTRAK contains internships entered by the RMU Career Center and national internships posted by employers working directly with MonsterTRAK. Most internships entered by the RMU Career Center have already been approved for academic credit by the appropriate campus department.
  1. To view a wide selection of internships, the Career Center recommends the following search criteria:

    1. Job Type - Select "Internship/Externship."
    2. Location - Select the state(s) in which you would like to complete your internship.
    3. Job Function - Select all of the job functions that interest you.
    4. Industry - Select "All Industries."

  2. To select only the internships entered by the RMU Career Center, enter "rmu-" in the "Keywords" box.

  3. To search internships for which the employer has requested specific majors, enter "rmu-" followed by the four letter academic major code in the "Keywords" box. Example, accounting majors would enter "rmu-acct".
Accounting: acct English/Literature: engl Marketing: mark
Actuarial Sciences: asci Finance: fina Mathematics: math
Communications: comm Health Services Mgt.: hsmg Media Arts: artm
Computer & Info. Systems: infs Hospitality/Tourism Mgt: htmg Social Science: sosc
Economics: econ Human Resource Mgt.: hrmg Sport Management: spmg
Education/Elementary Ed.: educ Logistics Management: lomg Visual Communications: visc
Engineering: engr Management: mgmt

On-Campus Interviews for Internships

Employers may also arrange on-campus visits to interview students for internship opportunities. To search these opportunities, click on "RMU InterviewTRAK" on the MonsterTRAK main menu. Click "more search options" and select "internships." Click on "details" for any position that interests you and then click the "submit" button. If selected for a preselect interview by the employer, the Career Center will notify you via email and ask you to select a time slot for your interview online through RMU InterviewTRAK. (Only a small number of employers opt to interview intern candidates on campus each year; most post their internships in the RMU Jobs section of MonsterTRAK.)

Additional Search Strategies

Please review the Experiential Learning Tip Sheet to learn about other effective ways to find internships.

Experiential Learning Tip Sheet