Northwestern Mutualís internship program has been ranked the
number one internship for students seeking careers in the
financial services industry by Vault.com.
The companyís program was started in 1967 and more than
44,000 students have graduated from it since.
Michael Van Grinsven, Northwestern Mutual's field internship
director, the program focuses on strengthening what it calls
the "courage muscle" by offering students a real-world and
"Many of our most successful financial representatives and
more than half of the senior field management are former
interns," he said.
Northwestern Mutual was ranked fifth among all industries in
the Vault rankings.