To meet Gillings School practicum requirements, opportunities must allow the student to:
Please fill out the form below to have your practicum opportunity considered to be added to our practicum opportunities database.
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Please enter a point of contact for this practicum opportunity that students can reach out to directly with any questions they may have.
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Practicum preceptors should have sufficient, relevant experience to mentor the student in the practicum’s project area and provide a meaningful learning experience that supports the student’s learning objectives. We understand that people come to public health from a range of backgrounds.
Please select the category that best reflects the qualifications of the person who will mentor the student:
Please select up to 3 areas that best describe the project:
Students must produce a minimum of two products in the practicum setting, for the practicum setting that demonstrate attainment of five CEPH MPH Foundational Competencies. The preceptor and student determine the number and types of products a student completes based on the agency’s needs, time constraints, and student interests and capabilities. Multiple students can work on the same practicum product; however, each student must present documentation demonstrating individual competency attainment.
Please select at least two, and up to five, work products the student could potentially work on:
The practicum must be at least 200 hours.
Please enter the application deadline as a date in the format mm/dd/yyyy.
For example, “email resume and cover letter to student contact listed above”, or “apply at this website:”
Please provide a link to the posting, or, if the practicum opportunity is not available via a website, please upload a PDF document that includes the position description, major activities that the student will complete, application instructions, and any other relevant information not captured in this form.