During the Internship

During the Internship

MPH Internship

Welcome to your internship!

We’re excited for you to put your public health skills and knowledge to practice.

Over the course of your internship, you will work on developing the products listed in your MPH Internship Learning Agreement.

The internship may also help you:

  • Identify and/or hone your career interests and goals
  • Gain exposure to work environment(s)
  • Grow your professional network
  • Find a future job
  • And more!

Regular communication with your preceptor and MPH internship coordinator helps ensure success!

H 539: MPH Internship Course

H 539 is taught by the MPH Internship Coordinator. Students gain access to the H 539 Canvas page at least 3-days prior to the start of the term.

The Canvas page is divided into 5 modules and includes the following assignments.

  • Bi-weekly discussions
  • Midway progress report
  • Internship portfolio
  • Time log
  • Final preceptor evaluation
  • Internship experience – reflection paper

Students are encouraged to reach out to the MPH Internship Coordinator at any time with questions and/or with requests for support.