Areas of Study

Course Overview

The purpose of the internship is to enable students to gain practical experience under conditions conducive to educational and professional development. The internship is a time-limited, supervised period of community health/public health activities, carried out in a related professional organization or agency. Each intern will report to a site supervisor at the host organization who will oversee the student’s experience and provide structure and mentorship throughout the internship. The course instructor must approve the internship before registration for this course.

Prerequisite: PHS 402 and permission of the instructor

Credit: 3