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Finding an Internship

Finding an internship is a similar experience to finding a job, and you should follow the same procedures you would when looking for a job.

Common Internships

  1. Physical Therapy
  2. Personal Training/Health Coach
  3. Wellness – Corporate, Clinical, or University
  4. Y Be Fit
  5. Strength and Conditioning
  6. Athletic Coaching
  7. Cardiac Rehab
  8. Gerontology
  9. Research with a Professor

Internship Criteria

In order for your internship to be approved it must meet all of the following requirements:

  1. Be related to Exercise and Wellness
  2. Have an assigned on-site supervisor who is an experienced professional in the industry
  3. You may not work under the supervision of an immediate family member (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, aunt, uncle, first cousin, corresponding in-law, or “step” relation)
  4. You may not intern for any organizations owned or managed by any immediate family members
  5. You may not intern as a self-on-site supervisor or intern for another student
Internship Coordinator
Mandy Christensen, PhD, Exercise Science
Office: 228C SFH
Phone: 801-422-0588
Cell: 801-592-3611