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Internship Requirements

  • Must be a current college student, in last half of academic program
  • Internship credit is required

Timeline for Inquiries

Fall internships:
Inquiries accepted April 1 - 15

Spring internships:
Inquiries accepted October 1 - 15

Summer internships:
Inquiries accepted February 1 - 15

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Internships at Avera

Join our healthcare ministry! An internship with Avera allows you to receive real-world education and training to prepare you for an eventual career in your chosen field. You will also experience the caring work place culture present at Avera for over 100 years.

Internship Opportunities

Aberdeen

  • Human Resources - Summer
  • Nursing - Summer (applications accepted September 11 - October 31, go to www.averajobs.org)
  • Pharmacy - Summer

Sioux Falls

  • Administration - Summer
    • Clinic Quality/Medical Home
    • Clinic Leadership (Brookings, S.D.)
    • Clinic Leadership
    • Network Operations
    • Therapy Services
  • Athletic Training - Summer
  • Bio-med - Summer
  • Bio-medical research - Summer
  • Child Life - Spring (inquiries accepted 8/22 - 9/5)
  • Counseling/Inpatient Behavioral Health - Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Events Coordination - Spring
  • Exercise Science - Spring, Summer
  • Finance - Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Graphic Design - Fall
  • Graduate Administrative - Summer (inquiries accepted 1/1 - 1/15)
  • Hospitality Services - Summer
  • Information Technology (location variable) - Summer
  • Nursing - Summer (applications accepted October 3 - 10 at noon)
  • Pre-physical Therapy - Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Pharmacy - view details
  • Physics - Spring
  • Psychology/Inpt Behavioral Health - Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Public Relations - Summer
  • Security - Summer
  • Social Work (BSW)
    • Inpatient Behavioral Health- Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Social Work (MSW)
    • Hospice - Fall
    • Inpatient Behavioral Health - Fall
    • Partial Behavioral Health Hospitalization - Fall
    • Outpatient Behavioral Health (Southwest Minnesota) - Fall, Spring, Summer
    • Outpatient Cancer Services - Fall
  • Worksite Wellness - Fall, Spring
  • Video Production/Broadcast - Spring

Yankton

  • Clinic Administration - Summer
  • Graduate Administrative - Summer (inquiries accepted January 1 - 15)
  • Nursing - Summer (applications accepted September 15 - October 31, go to www.averajobs.org)
  • Senior Services Administration - Summer
  • Social Work - Fall
  • Wellness - Summer