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Internships, Clinicals, & Practicums

Work-based learning experiences such as internships, clinicals, and practicums offer you the opportunity to learn alongside professionals as you develop valuable skills and connections to prepare you for your transition into the workforce.

Student & Employer Benefits

Internships are wonderful opportunities that prove time and time again to be important learning experiences for students and highly impactful investments for employers.


  • Gain real-world experience
  • Expand skills and knowledge
  • Network and increase your hiring opportunities
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  • Give students a rewarding on-the-job experience
  • Strengthen ties with your future workforce
  • Gain ideas from the perspective of a current student
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Enroll in an Internship

Many programs at NTC offer work based learning experiences. Depending on your program, a work based learning experience may include an internship, clinical, or practicum to help you connect the classroom to the workplace. These experiences offer you the opportunity to learn alongside professionals as you develop valuable skills and connections to prepare you for your transition into the workforce.

Required Internships, Clinicals & Practicums

These programs require students to complete an internship, clinical, or practicum for credit. For more information or to get started with a work-based learning experience, contact one of your instructors.

View programs that require a work-based learning experience
  • Administrative Professional
  • Agri-Business
  • Business Management
  • Crop Production and Management
  • Dairy Science
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Fire Medic
  • Health Care Business Services
  • Human Services
  • Human Services — AODA
  • Medical Laboratory
  • Nursing
  • Paramedic
  • Radiography
  • Sign Language Interpreting in Education
  • Technical Studies — Journey Worker
  • Veterinary Science
  • Advanced EMT
  • Dental Assistant
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Geriatric Care Specialist
  • IT — Computer Support Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Renal Dialysis Technician
  • Surgical Technologist

Optional Internships, Clinicals & Practicums

Though these programs do not require internships, clinicals, or practicums, opportunities are available. Please review any applicable guidelines below and complete our interest form to get started.

View programs in which a work-based learning experience is optional
  • Accounting
  • Applied Engineering Technology
  • Architectural Design and Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Criminal Justice — Law Enforcement
  • Diesel Technology
  • Electromechanical Technology
  • Graphic Communication Technologies
  • IT — Business Analyst
  • IT — Computer Support Specialist
  • IT — Database Administrator
  • IT — Database Developer
  • IT — Mobile Application Developer
  • IT — Network Specialist
  • IT — Quality Assurance Specialist
  • IT — Software Developer
  • IT — Web Designer
  • IT — Web Developer
  • Mechanical Design
  • Video Production
  • Welding Fabrication and Robotics
  • Wood Processes
  • Auto Collision Repair & Refinishing Technician
  • Automotive Technician
  • Industrial Electronics and Maintenance Technician
  • Machine Tool Technics
  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, and Heating Service Technician
  • Residential Building
  • Structural Steel Detailing Technician
  • Welding

Get Started

If you are interested in an internship, your program may have specific internship guidelines posted below. You may want to review these guidelines to better understand requirements and expectations.

Once you’ve decided that you’re ready to pursue a work-based learning opportunity, you should complete our interest form. We’ll get you started and reach out to you to assist with the process.

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If you have questions about internships we'd love to hear from you.

Suzi Mathias

Director of Transfer & Placement

Suzi helps connect students with the job opportunities they've been training for.


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