Medical, Dental and other Health Programs

Build a competitive application to clinical programs

Public Health Undergraduate Internships

An undergraduate degree in public health can help you stand out when applying to nursing, dental, medical, or physician's assistant programs.

First Year at Oregon State


Second Year

  • Do Job shadows
  • Do informational interviews
  • Identify programs and clinical schools of interest
  • View HPHB Faculty and contact them for opportunities in research


Third Year

  • Develop a strong resume and identify faculty or supervisors; key people who can write letters of recommendation
  • Continue to add to resume with involvement, volunteering, exploring internship options


Fourth Year

  • Identify clinical programs to apply to
  • Apply to clinical programs
  • Look into internships and apply
  • Complete internship
  • Complete degree