The Philadelphia Center

Discover Your Direction in Life


Placement Process: TPC’s unique placement process helps students find the right internship to fit their academic and professional goals. With a database of more than 800 internships that contains options for almost any major, our process allows students to work with TPC’s full-time faculty advisors, research our placement database, interview at a variety of organizations, and then select an internship that best suits their goals.  To learn more about TPC you can also read our online digital Story.

The Internship: Students work closely with TPC’s faculty advisors, who help ensure that each participant has a substantial learning experience during their 32-hour-a-week internship.  Through the use of learning plans, portfolios, and on-site meetings, TPC’s faculty advisors provide individualized guidance throughout the semester so each student receives the maximum benefit of participating in our program.

Pre-Placement: Pre-Placement may be necessary for the following fields: Sports Management, Advertising Agencies, Book Publishing or Broadcasting.  Students interested in these areas .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for more information.

Search Engine - To search actual descriptions of some of our 800 opportunities, please use the search engine located at the top of this page.  Please note that only a limited number of internship opportunities are included in the search engine database. 

List of Majors - TPC offers internships for almost any major from accounting to zoology.  Since 1967 TPC has helped more than 6,700 students from a wide variety of majors discover their professional and personal direction in life.

Internship Supervisors: If you’re interested in becoming one of our placement partners or to request a placement application packet, please click here for more information.