Education with a Purpose
Internship Program

Students will apply their technical skills in real world learning environments.

Primary Goals
  1. By May 1, 2014, 100% of the advanced fire, law, massage, medical assistant, and veterinary assistant students will participate in a 12-hour internship.
  2. By May 1, 2014, 100% of the nursing assistant students will participate in a 20-hour clinical experience at a long-term care facility.

Impact of Program on Students
  • Students will feel empowered through serving others.
  • Students will be able to apply their skills in a real world setting. 
  • Students will work alongside business professionals.


Students journal before and after each internship and participate in discussion groups held at monthly meetings.

Internship Partners
2011 - 2012
  • Cottonwood Medical Center
  • Sun Life Medical Center
    • Eloy
    • Coolidge
    • Casa Grande
  • Florence Main Street Clinic
  • Archstone Care Center
  • Pinal County Animal Control
  • Casa Grande Regional Medical Center
  • Pinal County Sheriff's Office
  • Maricopa Police Department
  • Casa Grande Police Department

Program Resources