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UMHS BSN Student Nurse Extern Program
Info for incoming 2015 Extern Applicants

Target Audience: Nursing Students in BSN Programs and UMHS Preceptors
Author/Contact:Externship Team
Webmaster: Irene Knokh
Last reviewed date: July 13, 2015

We selected our participants for this year. Please watch for the information on Summer 2016 program in mid-October 2015.

This program is only for students in the BSN  track who ARE NOT currently RNs. For job opportunities please check out the Nursing Careers website at our hospital.

Externship 2016 Estimated Program Dates:

Monday, May 16, 2015-Friday, July 22, 2016

Program requirements: please review all the requirements carefully before submitting your application!

  1. Current enrollment in a BSN nursing program with the goal of becoming a RN
  2. Graduation date: December 2016 or Spring 2017 graduation
  3. Status: within 1 year of graduating from the nursing program
  4. Completion of junior level clinical requirements
  5. Completion of a minimum of three (3) clinical rotations by program start date
  6. Students with an interest in a Pediatric placement: completion of at least one clinical experience in a pediatric acute care hospital setting
  7. You MUST complete Pediatric rotations  in order to choose Birth Center
  8. An overall GPA of 3.0 or higher (we DO NOT require Fall 2015 grades)
  9. Clearly readable unoffical transcript
  10. Two recommendation forms from nursing faculty. ONE (1) of the forms MUST be from your clinical instructor
  11. Resume
  12. Professional Statement of Interest


Line up your faculty references in advance! Make sure that you have a BACK UP faculty reference if needed.

Program Areas:

Program Staff

Author/Contact: Externship Team
Irene Knokh (734-763-8035) |