Soka University’s Career Development Office offers programming designed to support and encourage student participation in internships - including the InternX Program (for domestic students) and CPT (for international students).

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International Students CPT/OPT

“Curricular Practical Training (CPT) is any alternative work/study, internship, cooperative education, or other type of required internship or practicum that is offered by sponsoring employers through cooperative agreements with the school. CPT must be an integral part of an established curriculum.” (

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Domestic Students | InternX

SUA’s Internship Experience Program (InternX) is a career development program focused on helping students secure a paid professional internship in their career interest area.