Internship Overview for Students
Hundreds of students in the Boise State School of Public and Population Health have completed internship experiences at the local, state, national, and international levels. In the process of completing these internships, students have applied knowledge and skills from their courses to professional settings as they worked to address public health and healthcare challenges in their communities.
Students choose to complete an internship for many reasons:
- Cultivate skills needed for future jobs
- Explore potential career paths, organizations, or industries
- Apply knowledge gained in the classroom to different workplace settings
- Gain academic credit to apply towards the completion of a degree