Education Intern

Fall 2015
Oct 06, 2015

Department: Education
Schedule: 3–4 days per week, Monday–Friday, 9 am–7 pm (hours vary based on availability)
Dates Required: Fall 2015
Supervisor: Continuing Education Coordinator
Compensation: Unpaid


The Education Department is seeking a motivated intern to assist in its day-to-day operations including registering students, answering public inquiries, and putting together course packets for new classes. This position will support the TA Liaison by helping to process TA applications and entering information into the database Higher Reach. The intern will also build marketable skills by taking on a variety of specific administrative projects under the guidance of departmental staff members. Interns often help prepare and are invited to attend education events, including Education Gallery openings, School Open Houses, Full-Time Graduation, Full-Time Orientation, lectures, and Career Day, among others. The Education Department administers ongoing Continuing Education classes, three full-time one-year certificate programs, and the ICP-Bard MFA program in Advanced Photographic Studies


Applicants should be interested in building solid experience in education administration. They should be organized, responsible, and detail-oriented, with computer skills and an interest in taking on a responsible role in a fast-paced environment. Applicants must have excellent communication skills and be comfortable working in close working quarters in a shared work space. Commitment to providing superior customer service is required. Knowledge of photography is preferred.


  • Invaluable experience at a premier cultural/educational institution
  • School credit (when applicable)
  • Invitations to attend ICP lectures, museum exhibition openings, and special events
  • Tuition reduction for ICP courses, workshops, and/or lab usage (subject to number of internships hours completed and availability)
  • Free admittance to participating museums
  • Discount at the ICP Store and Café




Download and complete the Internship Application PDF.

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