Develop your market research skills by conducting a market analysis of play-to-earn crypto games
Strengthen your due diligence skills by analyzing cutting edge companies combating climate change.
Gain strategic consulting skills by tackling real problems from non-profit organizations.
Develop your industry research skills by analyzing emerging segments within the energy sector.
Gain product management skills by ideating and developing a fintech product.
Develop basic VC skills by sourcing and pitching startups that are disrupting the post-pandemic workplace.
Develop Thematic’s 2-way marketplace by forming partnerships with YouTube creators and independent musicians.
Learn branding strategy by analyzing consumer sentiment about Beats by Dre brand and its marketing campaigns.
Develop your campaign strategy skillset by identifying gaps in inclusivity and accessibility.
Enhance your deal sourcing skills by evaluating companies to create a pipeline for potential deals.
Develop consulting skills by researching DE&I strategy with a global consulting leader
Build your industry research skills with HD Ventures by analyzing companies disrupting home improvement.
Craft best-in-class store experiences to enhance The Home Depot’s appeal to Millennial and GenZ consumers.
Shape The Home Depot’s brand strategy to reach the next generation of home buyers and enthusiasts.
After sending in your application, we'll reach out if we think you're a good fit. You'll send in a "Get to Know You" video and then participate in a live interview.
We partner with leading brands to curate six to eight week programs designed for student success. By dedicating 10 hours a week, you’ll receive training, work on real problems, and network with professionals — all from the comfort of your own home.View All Externships
Paragon One co-creates externship experiences with each hosting company – the outcomes, the training, the meeting agendas – it’s carefully crafted by both companies. The Paragon One team will manage your Weekly Meetings, Company Meetings, and additional support and feedback.
All externships take 10-15 hours each week to be successful in the program. This encompasses the time spent learning and completing training, researching, and attending meetings. All externships are 6-8 weeks long. Be sure to check each program for its duration.
Like in professional roles, all your interactions with a company are networking. Networking is about building relationships and trust. Each Company Meeting is an opportunity to impress them and increase their perception of you as an extern. After you complete the program, we compile all the information about you and your work and share it with Host Companies so they can review students and reach out, respectively. Top students get additional opportunities to present their work and have follow-up discussions with company leads.
Yes, you can. Remember that credit-bearing policies vary from institution to institution, so while we can support you to receive credit, you will want to check with your advisor or dean for approval first.