We welcome 2022 as we continue to build upon our mission of connecting employability and education through experiential learning. Let’s work together to shape the future of International Education.
Whether you’re looking to build a new international internship program from the ground up, or expand your program within an existing framework, Absolute Internship has the expertise to assist you in providing global internship opportunities for your students. You’ve got a goal, we’ve got the on-site relationships, operations expertise and local knowledge; together we can build a sustainable program meeting your academic and institutional targets.
Sabrina Starke serves as the University Partnership Manager for Absolute Internship and has over 10 years of experience working in international education with programs in Europe and Asia. Originally from the US and based in Barcelona, Spain, she has extensive experience with international mobility agreements and initiatives, program development, and onsite program management related to student development, health and safety, student conduct and reporting. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish and International Studies from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA and a Master’s degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Colorado State University.
University Partnerships Manager
Kylie Blount serves as the Partnership Development Manager for Absolute Internship, based in San Diego, CA (or US whichever you prefer). With over ten years of experience working in international education, Kylie has held various positions in study abroad offices and with international education organizations. Her work has led her to Australia, Europe, and Latin America. Kylie has extensive knowledge in faculty-led programming, program development, and student recruitment. She has served on several Lessons From Abroad planning committees and served as a member of the NAFSA Region XII leadership team. She is currently co-chair of the NAFSA Region XII Southern California District. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in intercultural studies and international politics from Westminster College and a Master’s degree in international education from SIT Graduate Institute.
Partnerships Development Manager
Finance, Marketing, Economics, Business Administration and Law are some of the top fields of study from our students.
Engineering, IT, Finance, Non Profit, Business Development and Marketing are among the most popular industries chosen by students.
We place hundreds of scholarship awardees of Freeman Asia, Benjamin A. Gilman and The Fung Scholars, among other programmes.
We have presented at industry conferences such as The Forum on Education Abroad, BUTEX Forum and Global Internship Conference around career development, international internships, diversity and health & safety.
Contact our team and we’ll fill you in on all of the benefits of working with Absolute Internship