Internship Opportunities

The HLTH 4304 Health Professions Internship is one of the core courses in the Healthcare Studies program. It provides students with exposure to a professional healthcare environment, interaction with a variety of disciplines, application of theory to practice and the opportunity to clarify career goals. The learning experience is faculty supervised and requires documentation.

Eligibility and Requirements

  • Must have a student classification of sophomore or above.
  • Must major or minor in Healthcare Studies.
  • The internship site must be approved by the instructor before commencing the internship. Preliminary meeting with instructor is required.

For internship opportunities, please contact:

Internship instructor
Dr. Kathleen Byrnes
Program Head
972-883-2323 | kab019000@utdallas.edu.

Or find more internship information through the Career Center.

Health Professions Advising Center (HPAC)

HPAC offers a wide range of support services to help students choose an individualized path to meet their professional goals. These include workshops, seminars, MCAT preparation, application advising and guidance, practice interviews, recommendation letters and opportunities for research and off-campus learning.

Students can also gain valuable experience through volunteer opportunities, pre-health enrichment programs and more than 10 pre-health student organizations at UT Dallas.