Are YOU ready to kick start

your career in Media, Communications, & Publishing?


Working in Media, Communications, & Publishing across the globe can require delivering fresh content across multiple outlets that meet the needs of a wide audience. Virtual interns supporting this career field can support the development of any type of medium including digital, print, video, photography and more, as well as supporting the editing and distribution of the content. Tasks may revolve around a specific piece and require research, content development, and more.

Career Field Skills You’ll Learn During Your Media, Communications, & Publishing Internship

  • Editing
  • Social Media Marketing – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc
  • Copywriting – Website, Blog, Marketing
  • Creative Design – Photoshop, Illustrator etc
  • Content Development

Example Projects

  • Proofread and gather research for publications and articles  
  • Assisting with post production pipeline (retrieving and editing footage; visual effects; audio)
  • Contribute to the development and creative process of feature film scripts

Key Transferable Skills Students will need Media, Communications, & Publishing careers


In this career field communication will be tested in all measures to include how you communicate through your developed content as well as how you communicate with your stakeholders to ensure their messaging needs are being met.


Being able to take a message and put your own spin or direction on it, or conversely meet the asks of your client/company will require a significant amount of creativity to deliver strong content each and every time.

Tolerance for Ambiguity

It’s not always a clear path forward when you are trying to manage communication across multiple platforms and to various target audiences. Being able to successfully manage your tasks despite ambiguity will allow you to deliver strong and well curated pieces.

Introducing Virtual Internships new partnership with MedSchoolCoach!

MedSchoolCoach specializes in helping students through the medical school application process. Their team of advisors is made up entirely of actual physicians. Other companies may have a physician who is the face of their company, but when you actually get down to advising and editing, you are working with non-physicians without experience in medicine. MedSchoolCoach focuses on one thing and one thing only – getting you into and through medical school

MCAT Tutoring:

Receive live online, video series, and one-on-one tutoring.

Application Support:

Work with a physician advisor with admissions committee experience to craft the perfect game plan and application strategy for an acceptance.

Strategic Planning:

3Plan for your eventual medical school application with physician advisors.

Interview Preparation:

Obtain realistic practice with physician advisors who have interviewed hundreds of candidates for medical school..

Essay Editing:

Craft the perfect personal statement for your medical school application, post-bacc program, or summer opportunity.
All Virtual Internship participants will receive 10% off any of these services, up to $400 USD off the standard retail price. Discount code: VI10.


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