2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

HPER 22470 Internship in Applied Health Science

A gradual induction to the professional setting is provided through a progression of experiences.  The experience should include a minimum of 480-560 hours of hands-on, supervised practical experience over a 12-16 week period.  The experience will be directed and supervised by a health sciences professional and a University internship supervisor.  Setting for internships may include cardiac rehabilitation facilities, private and not-for-profit wellness and fitness centers, municipal health agencies, senior centers, long term care facilities, athlete training centers, and other health related organizations.  (F, S, SS)