Finding an Applied Practice Experience

Finding an applied practice experience involves a mix of activities and is ultimately the student’s responsibility.  The college will provide students with resources and assistance.  Below you will find resources that students have used in the past to find an applied practice experience.

  • Attend on-campus career fairs
  • Read the CPH weekly newsletter
  • Handshake
  • Speak with your faculty advisor
  • Speak with second year MPH students
  • Network with professionals and alumni
  • Research national and local organization's websites for internships/applied practice experience opportunities
    • CDC
    • Columbus Public Health Internships
    • Environmental Protection Agency
    • Local Matters
    • National Institutes of Health
    • Nationwide Children's Hospital (Center for Injury Research and Prevention)
    • Nationwide Children's Hospital (Sports Medicine)
    • Find an applied practice experience on your own by contacting organizations of interest directly and reviewing the website for internship opportunities.