Internship Information

Chelsea Clouatre and Dr. Synovitz in DC

Pictured is Chelsea Clouatre, a Health Education and Promotion 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 Brian Williams, bwilliams-2@southeastern.edu



Deadlines and Tasks

Deadline

Steps in the Internship Process

Early Sept or Feb

Attend mandatory informational meeting with Brian Williams 

- pickup materials

- begin discussion about internship site options

- review requirements for internship

By Sept 28 or Feb 28

Email Dr. Eddie Hebert and inform him that you plan to intern the next semester (either fall or spring)

By Sept 15 or Feb 15

Apply for graduation

Dec 1 or May 1

Have met with faculty supervisor to consider sites. Meet with internship site, speak with the director and staff, and decide which site you will attend.



Internship Requirements

SportManagement 


Internship course KIN 490
Complete all required courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with 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

ExerciseScience

Internship course KIN 410
Complete all required courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with 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.

Faculty Advisor

Brian Williams, bwilliams-2@southeastern.edu

Fitness andHuman Performance

Internship course KIN 410
Complete all required courses, or all but one 3-4 hour course/lab. If a course remains, it must be taken with 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

Brian Williams, bwilliams-2@southeastern.edu

Health Educationand Promotion

Your internship course is HS 410
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

Faculty Advisor

Alice Gibson, agibson@selu.edu

 

 

 

Contact Information

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

Exercise Science
Brian Williams, bwilliams-2@southeastern.edu

Fitness & Human Performance
Brian Williams, bwilliams-2@southeastern.edu

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

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