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Nursing Internship Program in Aberdeen

If you’re a senior nursing student, Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen, SD, offers a nine-week summer internship program to provide you with educational and clinical experience.

You’ll learn how to establish prioritization, critical-thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills. In addition, you’ll benefit from extensive patient care opportunities that teach you how to apply knowledge and enhance clinical expertise.

Throughout the summer, you’ll be paired with a preceptor in the clinical setting and will receive a comprehensive hospital and nursing orientation.

How to Apply

Applications are due by Oct. 31 and should include:

  • Unofficial electronic transcript from your college/university with documentation of cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or above on a 4.0 scale
  • Two letters of recommendation from nursing instructors
  • One-page essay describing your professional goals for the next five years

Submit your application online or mail it to:

Avera St. Luke's
Human Resources Department
305 S. State Street
Aberdeen, SD 57401

This program has been approved by the South Dakota State Board of Nursing.

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