Internships FAQ


SPH Internship Program: Frequently Asked Questions

Before starting an internship, students may have several questions surrounding the internship experience, such as:

  • When am I eligible to complete an internship?
  • What is the internship requirement for my degree program?
  • What if I already have Public Health Experience?
  • How do I apply for a waiver of internship credits?
  • When do I complete my internships?
  • How do I find an internship?
  • Will my internship be paid?
  • Do I get a grade for the internship?

Answers to these questions and others can be found in the Internship Program FAQ sheet

For the most comprehensive information regarding meeting your internship requirement, students need to refer to the MPH Student Internship Handbook.