Cassy Schnautz

Launch Pointe

“My marketing instructor pushed me to do an internship and I am so glad I did. It gave me real world experience and I am so thankful. Now I am employed full-time in my field and I love it.” Student, Cassy Schnautz

Launch Pointe, The Clyde L. Strickland Center for Career Experience is laser-focused on providing work-based learning and career development. Working with both large and small local, regional and global business employers, Launch Pointe provides students with opportunities to participate in internships and entrepreneurship experiences designed to augment classroom activity and foster educational, occupational, and personal growth.

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Our Mission Statement: Launch Pointe partners with local businesses to provide meaningful career experiences for students using experience-based learning in their program of study at Gwinnett Tech.

Ready to Find Your Next Career Experience?

What is an Internship?

An internship is an opportunity offered by an employer to a student, seeking to gain authentic work experience in their field of study by applying knowledge and skills acquired during their academic study. Typically interns will work with an organization for 3-6 months and can be a paid or non-paid experience.

Start Here

Create your account on CareerLink (powered by Symplicity):

  1. Go to
  2. Your username is your Gwinnett Tech email address (
  3. Create your password.
  4. Click Submit. Once your account is approved, you will receive an email*.
  5. Click Experiential Learning on left of home page.
  6. Complete application and submit resumé.

*Students that have already created an account can now access CareerLink on your Dashboard

Launch Pointe can assist you with your resumé and prepare you for your interviews. For more information, contact