Externship (5160)

Students must speak with the Externship Director prior to being referred to an extern placement. Students must also be accepted for the position by the Judge/Agency prior to registering for the Externship Clinic. Students perform a minimum of 120 hours or a maximum of 180 hours during the semester.  Students meet as a class each week and submit time/action reports, keep journals, and write a paper at the end of their experience.

Students who matriculated in 2008 and earlier, an Externship satisfies the Clinical requirement. Therefore, students in this group are not required to possess an overall GPA of 2.50 to be eligible for an Externship. These students are allowed to enroll in up to three Externships for academic credit.

Students who matriculate in 2009 and later, an Externship will not satisfy the Clinical requirement. Therefore, students in this group will be required to possess an overall GPA of 2.50 to be eligible for an Externship. These students are allowed to enroll in up to two Externships for academic credit.

All students are required to successfully complete one clinical course to be eligible for graduation. Students are limited to two clinical experiences. Students may not enroll in two clinics in the same term.

Graded on a Pass/No Pass basis.

Course Details

  • Credits: 1, 2, 3