College Student Internships and Externships

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​Internships and externships for college-age students

Internships and externships are school-sponsored learning experiences that pair students with Parkview professionals to learn more about an identified field of study.

  • College student internships and externships may last a semester or more.

  • 40 − 200 hours may be provided to satisfy course requirements.

  • Longer internship options may be considered, depending on school requirements.


  • Participants must be part of an approved school program affiliated with Parkview.

  • College-level internships must have an affiliation agreement in place between the school and Parkview.

  • Students must follow the established learning goals and objectives.

  • Internship and externship experiences must be unpaid in exchange for greater learning benefit to the student. Most internships are awarded course credits at completion.

  • Completed Student required reading and forms.

  • “Independent” internships that are not connected to a school program may not be permitted. Please contact us for more information.

  • Internships/externships must be coordinated in partnership with school faculty.

  • Upon approval by the Student Services Department, a confirmation e-mail message will be sent to the participant.

Requesting an internship or externship placement

If your school has not requested a student placement for you at Parkview, please complete and submit a Student Placement Request Form. Submit form to Parkview Student Services for assistance in finding a placement. Student placements will be accommodated according to availability of our resources. Students will be notified once a placement is confirmed.

Prepare for a confirmed student placement

If you have received confirmation for a student placement, please complete the following items.

Completed Student Passport forms are due prior to or on your first day at Parkview. It will be collected by designated Parkview representatives. Students will not be permitted to proceed with learning experiences until completed Passport forms are submitted. If you are preparing for a student learning experience in multiple departments, please complete a separate Passport form for each location.

For login, password or technical assistance, please contact Parkview IS Service Center Help Desk at (260) 266-8500. Assistance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

For questions or further assistance please contact the Student Services team at:

Nancy Weikel ▪ (260) 373-7222

Susan Jones ▪ (260) 373-7226

Johnathan Liechty ▪ (260) 373-7250

Completed forms can be faxed to (260) 373-3168 or emailed to:  or

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