BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jenzabar®, Inc., a leading provider of software, strategies, and services for higher education, has announced the inaugural launch of The Jenzabar Internship for summer 2017. The program is one of the first of its kind in the higher education industry, providing students at Jenzabar campuses the opportunity to gain experience working in higher education while earning a competitive wage throughout the duration of their internship.
The program provides up to $6,000 USD per selected intern to work on campus in any office on their campus using a Jenzabar solution. Similar to the company’s approach to servicing its partner institutions, the internship experience is tailored by each campus to each student awarded. Participating schools own jurisdiction over the internship curriculum, allowing the program to fit the needs and schedules of all involved. This includes roles within Admissions, Financial Aid, Development, Information Technology, and other departments across campus.
“Student success is of the utmost importance to us,” said Bob Maginn, Jenzabar Chairman and CEO. “The Jenzabar Internship allows us to put our money where our mouth is by equipping students with the skills and professional experience they’ll need to thrive into today’s competitive workforce.”
The program has received an enthusiastic response from students and faculty alike. Within one month of opening the application process, The Jenzabar Internship attracted 277 applications from partner schools around the world, spanning as far as Kenya, Greece, and the British Virgin Islands. Jenzabar has selected 47 students to participate in the program, based on positivity, diligence, enthusiasm for learning, and communication skills – all attributes that drive the Jenzabar mission.
About Jenzabar, Inc.
Jenzabar student information systems have been chosen more often than any other SIS over the past five years. Exclusively serving higher education, Jenzabar software and services are designed to drive higher performance in every department at your institution. Jenzabar collaborates with clients to make higher education amazing. Jenzabar is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. For further information, please visit www.jenzabar.com.