Feedback at 5:00: Unpaid Internships

In the coming weeks, the latest round of college graduates will be accepting their diplomas, ready to join the work force.

But other students will be using their summers to continue their education, many of them taking on internships.

But according to The Wall Street Journal, a survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employees suggest unpaid internships does not help students land full-time jobs.

Those who fulfilled unpaid internships had job offers at nearly the same rate as those who had no internships at all.

How important do you think unpaid internships are for college students?

Should companies be required to pay?

It’s today’s Feedback at 5:00.