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Higher Education and Public Policy Internship Program

The Tennessee Higher Education Commission sponsors a Higher Education and Public Policy Internship Program to expose graduate and undergraduate students to the state-level coordination and operation of the higher education enterprise. Interns engage in the Commission’s programmatic, research, and policy operations through an individually-tailored educational experience. Interns learn more about higher education and current trends through structured readings, attendance at Commission staff meetings, shadowing senior leadership, working on staff- and state-related projects, and completing a final project suited to their area(s) of focus.

For more information on the program and how to apply click here.

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