Internship Information

Chelsea Clouatre and Dr. Synovitz in DC

Pictured is Chelsea Clouatre, a Health Sciences graduate who interned at the Department of Health and Human Services' Center for Faith Based and Community Initiatives in Washington DC, along with Dr. Linda Synovitz, her internship university supervisor.

 

 

HS/KIN 410, KIN 490, and KIN 710 (Internship course)

An internship is designed to be the culminating course for your degree.

Prerequisites for all students include:

  • senior standing and will complete internship in final semester

  • has been a major in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies for at least two semesters

  • a cumulative or degree GPA of 2.0 or higher, scoring a grade of C or better in all courses indicated on the curriculum sheet

  • completion of all required core courses in the degree program

  • apply for internship in the Spring or Fall semester prior to the internship

An internship requires a minimum of 160 - 320 work hours (depending on the course) at a site approved by the department and university.



How Do I?

Internship Forms or Documents 
Frequently Asked Questions 
The department coordinator for all internships is Daniel Toups, daniel.toups@southeastern.edu


Internship Requirements

Sport Management 


Internship course KIN 490 (9 Credit hours)
Complete all required courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with KIN 490. A maximum of 6 hours can be taken in addition to KIN 490.

Prerequisites

KIN 366
FIN 381 - KIN 380
MRKT 351 - KIN 406
KIN 451
KIN 332 - KIN 333

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Ashley Bowers, ashley.bowers@southeastern.edu

Exercise Science

Internship course KIN 410 (6 Credit hours)
Complete all required courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with KIN 410. A maximum of 6 hours can be taken in addition to KIN 410.

Prerequisites

KIN 321 - KIN 372
KIN 392 - KIN 424 or KIN 434
KIN 436

If you plan on interning at a cardiac rehabilitation site, both KIN 424 and KIN 434 must be taken prior to your internship.

Faculty Advisor

Daniel.Toups, daniel.toups@southeastern.edu

Fitness and Human Performance

Internship course KIN 410 (6 Credit hours)
Complete all required courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with KIN 410.A maximum of 6 hours can be taken in addition to KIN 410.

Prerequisites

KIN 321 - KIN 372
KIN 392 - KIN 424 or KIN 434
KIN 436 - KIN 426 (for FHP)

If you plan on interning at a cardiac rehabilitation site, both KIN 424 and KIN 434 must be taken.

Faculty Advisor

Daniel Toups, daniel.toups@southeastern.edu

Health Sciences

Internship course HS 410 (6 Credit hours)
Complete all required health studies, nursing, and FCS courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with HS 410. A maximum of 6 hours can be taken in addition to HS 410.

Faculty Advisor

Alice Gibson, agibson@southeastern.edu

 

 

 

Contact Information

Contact these individuals for information about internship sites specific to your degree or concentration:

KHS Department Internship Coordinator
Daniel Toups, daniel.toups@southeastern.edu 

Kinesiology
Daniel Toups, daniel.toups@southeastern.edu

Health Education & Promotion
Alice Gibson, agibson@southeastern.edu

Sport Management
Dr. Ashley Bowers, ashley.bowers@southeastern.edu