Learn from Experience! At CIS Abroad, what you learn in the classroom is only the beginning. Take what you have studied in class and connect it to meaningful, real-life experiences – while preparing yourself for your future. Under the general category of “internships,” CIS Abroad offers traditional, work-based internships as well as community-based service opportunities and hands-on research placements that will help you apply your knowledge and gain skills that will set you apart. And you can earn credit for it!