INTERNSHIP AND PRACTICUM
An internship is an experience within a healthcare facility that earns college credit and has either paid or unpaid hours. The academic institution determines the number of hours necessary per credit.
Practicum is a specialized experience within a healthcare facility that is designed to give students supervised practical application of studies through clinical field placement. UP AHEC can provide resources for students to be successful with their rotation in a rural, medically underserved setting.
If you are a student or academic institution wishing to coordinate an internship or practicum in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, please register by clicking the button below.
If you have any questions regarding student experiences, please contact UP AHEC!