Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

Community Engagement: Internships

Upper level Kinesiology students are able to gain valuable hands-on experience and obtain course credit by participating in an internship. Internships are supervised by qualified professionals in the field. UNCG currently has partnerships with a variety of agencies including both clinical and non-clinical sites. Examples of internship sites include: college and universities, hospitals, retirement communities, fitness centers, and employee wellness organizations.

UNCG provides a wide range of internship types such as: athletic training, strength and conditioning, personal training, physical and occupational therapy, and cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation.

Interested but not quite sure what it’s all about?

Don’t let us sell you on it. Click this link to view a video of our students talking about their own internship experience!

Goals

  • Provide practical, hands-on experience for upper level Kinesiology majors.
  • Partner with community organizations to benefit both the agency and UNCG students.
  • Create awareness of the different fields in which a Kinesiology major may seek employment.

Contact and Forms

Are you a UNCG student interested in pursuing an internship? Contact Dr. Anne Brady at aobrady@uncg.edu or 336-334-3274.

KIN Internship Application Decision Form: For Departmental Use: form that Undergraduate Studies Committee will utilize to determine internship eligibility.

Internship criteria and application details