HSAM4903-L1 Internship/Co-Op (Spring 2022)

Course Details

Successful completion of this course will satisfy the Professional Experience category of the Student Engagement Transcript. Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account. Visit http://rmu.blackboard.com/ for more information.
Session, Dates: 1 (01/10/2022 - 04/29/2022)
Time: -
Location: Internet/Online
Seats Available: 16 Seats
Credits: 3

Course Description

The purpose of the internship is to provide the student with an opportunity to explore health services administration career interests and apply theoretical knowledge and skills in a work setting. The internship experience facilitates student learning and builds professional connections and networks. All students must complete 120 hours in an internship to complete the degree. In order to accommodate and customize the internship requirement, students can customize the experience by registering for one, two or three credits per semester. Each credit hour will equate to 40 internship hours. This will occur in the last 1-3 semesters depending on the number of hours taken each semester. The student will be required to complete a minimum of 120 internship hours in order to fulfill degree requirements. The student may choose to register for 1, 2 or 3 credits based upon student and site internship preceptor needs.

Prerequisites: HSAM4830 3 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Diane C. Frndak, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Health Services Administration
Health Services Administration Program

412-397-5481 phone
Nicholson Center 423