How to get started with the Learn and Earn Program:

Step 1: Review the eligibility requirements.

  • Academic status: active degree or certificate-seeking BHCC student enrolled in a minimum of two courses.
  • Coursework: completed at least 12 college credits, two courses in your major, min GPA of 2.7.
  • Legal status: authorized to work in the U.S.
  • International students: must have completed a Fall and Spring semester of at least 12 credits each.

Step 2: Come in for a required meeting with a member of the Learn and Earn team to explore internship options.

Bring a copy of your transcript and your latest resume to the meeting.

Drop in hours are available every day in LifeMap Commons, Room E235R on the Charlestown Campus:

  • Mondays 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • Tuesdays 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Fridays 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Step 3: Attend Learn and Earn information sessions. Here are some upcoming dates:

  • Monday February 3, 10:30-11:30 a.m. in E225
  • Thursday February 6, 5-6 p.m. in the D-Lounge
  • Wednesday February 12, 2:30-3:30 p.m. in E225
  • Thursday February 20, 1-2:15 p.m. in the D-Lounge
  • Tuesday February 25, 2:30-3:30 p.m. in E-225
  • Wednesday March 5, 9-10:00 a.m. in E-225

Step 4: Prepare your resume. Polish your interviewing skills.

Attend a resume workshop and an interview preparation session. View schedule and sign up online at bhcc.mass.edu/LearnandEarn. Also, meet with a staff member for a Resume Critique during walk-in hours at the Career Center.