Practicum FAQ-Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda - Carnegie Mellon University

Practicum FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about Practicums at Carnegie Mellon University-Rwanda

Why sponsor a practicum?

What makes for a good practicum?

What if my practicum will take longer than a semester?

Are practicum courses offered year round?

Can I hand-pick the students on the team?

What is the difference between participating in a practicum and hiring your students as interns?

Can I require students to sign Non-Disclosure Agreements and/or Intellectual Property documents prior to the start of a practicum?

Do I need to provide office space for the team?

What time commitment is expected of me as a practicum sponsor?

What oversight does the university provide for the practicum team?

How much does a practicum cost?